Sep 30, 2015 0
Sep 30, 2015 0
Imira Entertainment has finalized multiple global broadcast deals ahead of MIPJunior. It sold The Hero of Color City, a TV series about protecting the artistic imagination of kids to AMC network for its EMEA channel. AMC will also broadcast Cleo, a preschool series about a puppy enchanted by his master’s colorful braces, in Poland and Benelux.
Imira sold Larva, a vibrant comedic vignette series to Nickelodeon in central and east Europe, Scandinavia, Germany, Austria, Netherlands, and Greece. Kidoodle.tv scooped up Vitaminix, a series that promotes health consciousness; The Happets, an adventure series about a group of friendly animals that live in a tree house; and Cleo.
Sep 30, 2015 0
Mattel has partnered with Toy State, manufacturer of stylized lights-and-sound radio controlled (R/C) vehicles for a Barbie R/C. Toy State will manufacture an innovative lineup of Barbie licensed and custom R/C vehicles under the Nikko franchise. The Barbie R/C vehicles are scheduled to hit retail stores in the U.S. and Canada starting next fall.
Sep 28, 2015 0
Burbank jewelry design company has signed All American Licensing to expand its brand with a fresh line of products that blends the antique creations of American estates with trends of today.
Epic Rights has partnered with Lucky Brand to create a new line of tops and headwear. The apparel line will feature artists represented by Epic Rights, including legendary rock bands Kiss, Journey, Def Leppard, Billy Idol, The Doobie Brothers, Jefferson Airplane, and CBGB. The collection will be sold nationwide exclusively at Lucky Brand retail, online, and wholesale locations, next spring.
Acamar Films and Aardman Animations have signed international broadcast deals to launch the preschool series Bing in 40 territories over the next 12 months.
The series is set to air on Gulli and TiJi in France, Clan in Spain, Portugal’s Canal Panda, Norwegian broadcaster NRK, New Zealand’s TVNZ, and HOP in Israel through deals negotiated by Aardman’s rights and brand development division. Bing also airs on Australia’s ABC, S4C in Wales, Irish broadcaster RTE, SVT in Sweden, and DR in Denmark. The series has also sold across Eastern Europe to Minimax, and will reach Belgian audiences via broadcaster VRT.
Cartoon Network and Moschino have announced a collaboration between The Powerpuff Girls and fashion designer Jeremy Scott. The partnership was a part of Moschino’s Spring 2016 collection, unveiled in Milan at an exclusive Moschino fashion show this Thursday.
The collection included all-over print leggings, a one-piece swimsuit, knitwear tops, a line of bags featuring the Powerpuff Girls’ iconic faces, and more. The full range of The Powerpuff Girls x Jeremy Scott collection, including knitted tops, skirts, dresses, scarves, swimwear, and accessories for women will will be in January at Moschino retail stores, department stores, boutiques, and at select online retailers worldwide.
Sep 24, 2015 0
MGA Entertainment has signed a new licensing partnership with Lotta Luv Beauty to expand the Bratz brand into health and beauty categories in the U.S. and Canada. Playing on the fun and fresh nature of the Bratz franchise, the collection will include bath products, cosmetics, and hair and nail products.
MGA Entertainment has also inked a new deal with Horizon Group USA to design and manufacture a series of Bratz signature DIY kits, stationery, and art and craft items. Both product lines are set to launch next year.
Sep 24, 2015 0
The Jim Henson Company has selected Jazwares as the new master toy partner for the animated series Dinosaur Train. The Dinosaur Train toy line from Jazwares will offer a fresh array of figures, play sets, plush, and role-play products. The new Dinosaur Train toy line will debut at retail next fall in the U.S. and in select international markets, followed by a full international rollout thereafter.
Sep 23, 2015 0
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has teamed up with Skinnydip for a special collaborative collection, The Simpsons x Skinnydip. The Krusty the Clown-inspired collection includes iPhone cases, clutch bags, backpacks, coin purses, makeup bags, pouches, and phone cables.
The limited edition collection will be available at the Skinnydip store off Carnaby Street in London, Topshop concessions worldwide, Selfridges, ASOS, Skinnydip London Gatwick Airport, and skinnydiplondon.com, from the end of September.