The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has added a new roster of licensing deals for the Universal Partnerships & Licensing TV properties “Bates Motel,” “Chicago Fire,” “Grimm” and “Parks & Recreation.”
For “Bates Motel,” Ripple Junction has signed on for apparel and accessories including t-shirts, key chains and lanyards; Rabbit Tanaka is planning lighting and housewares that will include lighted signs, bathroom items and drinkware; H.E.R. Accessories will create costume jewelry and hair accessories; American Classics is developing a line of t-shirts ranging from infants to adults; and Breygent Marketing is planning a range of collector’s items including trading cards and albums featuring popular scenes from the series. All the new Bates Motel product will be sold exclusively at Hot Topic.
JTMG is continuing Titan Books’ license for “Chicago Fire” and “Grimm,” which will see fan magazines and novelizations for “Chicago Fire” and completion book Aunt Marie’s Book of Grimm Lore for “Grimm”
Also for “Grimm,” Natural Essentials has signed on to create branded oils, lotions and candles.
Finally, for “Parks and Recreation,” new licensee Press Pass will create a series of collectible cards displaying memorable scenes from the series.