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Snapchat, Facebook Fueling AR Growth

TeMarketerVRARhis year, 40 million Americans will engage with some form of augmented reality (AR) monthly, up 30.2 percent over last year, according to eMarketer’s first forecast on AR and virtual reality (VR). Snapchat Lenses and Facebook and Instagram Stories are fueling much of this growth, while VR usage is driven by 360-degree videos on social networks.

eMarketer defines AR users as individuals of any age who engage with augmented reality content at least once a month using any device. This year, 12.3 percent of the U.S. population will engage with some form of AR content monthly. By 2019, AR users are expected to top 54.4 million—16.4 percent of the population or 1 in 5 internet users. Read the rest of this entry »

The Jim Henson Co. Selects ChizComm to Expand Online Presence

chizThe Jim Henson Co. selected ChizComm Ltd. as an agency partner to help expand its online presence.
ChizComm will add to the company’s roster of lifestyle, toys, and children’s entertainment clients. ChizComm plans to build on Henson’s digital and social media marketing, and aid in the planning and execution of these initiatives with popular brands such as Dot., Word Party, Splash and Bubbles, and Fraggle Rock.

Zing Names JLG Exclusive Licensing Agent of Record for Stikbot

Zing__Stikbot_JLGZing appointed the Joester Loria Group (JLG) as its exclusive licensing agent of record for Stikbot in the U.S. and Canada. Launched in 2015, Stikbot drove one billion impressions last year.

The Joester Loria Group will feature a strategic merchandising and licensing program for Stikbot. The program will extend Stikbot and storylines from Stikbot animations into new categories that include R/C vehicles and take-along Stikbot characters, graphic novels, audio and electronic accessories, apparel, home décor, Halloween costumes, and food.

Marvel Announces #GrootDancebomb Challenge to Support The Nature Conservancy with the Disney Conservation Fund

Screen Shot 2017-04-18 at 11.15.48 AMLeading up to the Guardians Of The Galaxy, Vol. 2 premiere on May 5, Marvel announced the global #GrootDancebomb challenge. Working with the Disney Conservation Fund to support forest restoration through The Nature Conservancy, the challenge blends surprise and dance during Earth Month.

Marvel gave YouTube personality Dominic “D-trix” Sandoval an early look at Groot and his new dancing toy line, and challenged him to create a Groot-inspired dance move, marking the first #GrootDancebomb. D-trix choreographed the “Groot move” and brought it to the streets of Los Angeles. Watch the results here. Read the rest of this entry »

Musical.ly App, The Brand Central LLC, Tween Team Inc. Partner for Back-to-School Line

Musical.ly_BrandCentral_TweenTeamMusical.ly partnered with Brand Central LLC and Tween Team Inc. to develop a range of back-to-school products. The line will consist of notebooks, folders, binders, pencils, pencil cases, stickers, tattoos, DIY bracelets, locker accessories, and additional back-to-school gear. Products will ship this spring and will launch in stores this summer. Read the rest of this entry »

The Brand Liaison Crafts New Licensing Program for YouTube Personality LaurDIY

LaurDIYThe Brand Liaison will develop a full range of licensed products for YouTube personality Lauren Riihimaki, known as LaurDIY.  The LaurDIY collection will include products inspired and designed by Lauren including DIY crafting projects, fashion, accessories, stationery, tech accessories, back-to-school supplies, room decor, and more. Read the rest of this entry »

Fisher-Price, BabyFirst Partner to Develop Parenting Tips Video Series

Fisher-Price_Logo copyFisher-Price partnered with BabyFirst to produce short parenting tip videos that will premiere on the BabyFirst broadcast network and on both brand’s digital and social channels beginning on March 20.

The parenting tips series focuses on topics related to all aspects of development, including sleep and bedtime rituals, language skill development, achieving physical developmental milestones, as well as building emotional literacy. Read the rest of this entry »

Teletubbies, Shop Direct Partner for Baby and Toddler Event

teletubbiesDHX Brands announced that Teletubbies will be the lead sponsor for the Shop Direct Baby and Toddler event, which starts this week and runs until April 17th. Shop Direct increased its category footprint of the  preschool brand to include bedding and blankets from Character World and the Teletubbies Crayola range. Shop Direct is the UK’s second largest pure-play digital retailer.

Teletubbies will be featured throughout the Baby and Toddler event on all the Very and Littlewoods platforms, email marketing materials, and digital ATL activities, as well as on third-party sites such as Mumsnet and BBC Good Food. The event will be supported by multi-branded activities including event emails, onsite category takeovers, and offsite digital support. There will also be homepage support for the campaign that will feature Teletubbies product placement.

AGE Appoints WildBrain to Manage Madballs YouTube Channel

MadBallsAmerican Greetings Entertainment (AGE) appointed DHX Media’s WildBrain to manage the Madballs YouTube channel, create original content, and grow the audience for the brand.

WildBrain will launch the Madballs channel next month with new animated shorts produced by Oddbot Studios, American Greetings, and Just Play. Starring Skull Face, Oculus, Screamin’ Meemie, Dust Brain, Horn Head, and Slobulus, new content produced by WildBrain will also provide live-action, stop motion, and traditional animation. Read the rest of this entry »

Mattel Kicks Off Thomas & Friends Global Brand Campaign

ThomasAndFriendsThomas & Friends, from Mattel Inc., kicked off its first global brand campaign with a year-long marketing program, Set Friendship in Motion.

The campaign aims to help preschoolers strengthen friendship skills, such as collaboration, communication, sharing, manners, kindness, and the abilities to express and understand feelings and emotions. Set Friendship in Motion will include ways for families to interact with kids including content, digital activations, and live events to bring the campaign to life. Read the rest of this entry »

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