Hasbro is growing its publishing division through strategic new initiatives that place its most beloved brands in wholly new formats and inspired collaborations.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed up with a slate of global licensees to support the upcoming animated film The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters Feb. 10.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, has tapped Pyramid International to launch the U.K.’s first stationery range for “DC Super Hero Girls.”
Macmillan Children’s Books will publish a new guide book inspired by the Moomin brand.
ZAG has partnered with a host of new licensees across multiple territories to create new merchandise inspired by the animated series “Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir.”
Precious Moments has signed on three new licensees–Three Designing Women, Aya Genesis and Pixels.com–to create a host of lifestyle products.
Trusted Media Brands has named Brand Sense Partners to represent several brands within its portfolio, including Taste of Home and Reader’s Digest, among others.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with Puffin Books to launch three new books based on the “DC Super Hero Girls” brand.
Smiley has revealed a host of new product launches, as well as two new licensees, to continue to expand its presence globally.
Disney and ABC will kick off the fifth annual Magic of Storytelling campaign with a series of activities between now and March 31, including the second annual Disney Reads Day, Feb. 4.
DHX Brands has partnered with Redan Publishing to release an “In the Night Garden”-branded magazine in honor of the series’ 10th anniversary.
Little, Brown Books will begin publishing new children’s books based on DreamWorks Animation’s TV series “Dinotrux” in April.
Based on the new, original story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II will be published by Scholastic, this July.
Publisher NorthSouth Books has granted toys and games manufacturer MindWare the licensing rights for its The Rainbow Fish property for toys and games in multiple territories.
The Rainbow Fish has partnered with Colonial Needle Company for needlepoint and cross-stitch patterns based on the book series, in a deal brokered by RJM Licensing.
Egmont Publishing has launched a new publication, Paw Patrol magazine, in the U.K.
Condé Nast has partnered with Dorya, a furniture designer and manufacturer, to create a Vogue Living furniture line.
WWE has partnered with DK Publishing to release WWE: 100 Greatest Matches.
Manu’s character-based brand Lil’ Ledy, the winner of License! Global’s One to Watch contest for new brands in 2015, has unveiled a new design theme as well as new products in the stationery and back-to-school categories.
Most parents and children prefer reading print books rather than stories on screen, according to a new study by Egmont Publishing, titled Print Matters.
Publishing brand Popular Mechanics has partnered with Groovy Lab in a Box to create a series of branded educational kits for children.
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