Nick-Branded Electronics Go Global

Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products are for the first time extending their successful consumer electronics line beyond the United States, signing deals with Linmark Group and Sakar ... Continue Reading →

UNESCO Taps Olly for Educational Campaign

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has picked the Moonscoop animated preschool series Dive Olly Dive! to part of its new educational campaign. UNESCO ... Continue Reading →

Chorion Signs Global Partners for Mr. Men

Chorion has signed new licensing agreements in the United States, Europe and Down Under for the animated preschooler series The Mr. Men Show. In the United States, Fisher Price, Sony ... Continue Reading →

Timmy Time Deals Spread Across Europe

Aardman Rights has secured a number of new deals throughout Europe for its new U.K. preschool series Timmy Time. The deals signed include toy deals with Regio in Hungry, AMO in Finland ... Continue Reading →

Log Jam Gets Aardman as Sales Partner

Aardman Rights has signed on to distribute Log Jam, a series of short films from Studio Baestarts. Beastarts has set up deals for Log Jam with Nick for multiple territories and with ... Continue Reading →

4Kids Gets Arthur Sequel Licenses

4Kids Entertainment has acquired the licensing and merchandising rights for the Nordic territories to the upcoming animated feature films Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard and Arthur ... Continue Reading →

Henson to Shop Fraggle Rock at Licensing Show

Rights to the classic TV show Fraggle Rock have reverted to The Jim Henson Co., which will handle the property through its new licensing division and will entertain new opportunities ... Continue Reading →

CNE to Handle Total Drama Licensing

Cartoon Networks Enterprises has been named the exclusive North American licensing agent for the popular Total Drama franchise CNE struck the deal with Cake Entertainment and Fresh ... Continue Reading →

JAKKS Lands Master Toy Licenses From Aardman

HIT Entertainment has picked JAKKS Pacific to be the master toy licensee in North America for the Aardman Animations series Timmy Time and Shaun the Sheep. The deal covers the United ... Continue Reading →

Disney Leads Top Licensors List

Disney Consumer Products topped a showbiz and animation-heavy list of the top-ten licensors of 2008, according to License! Global magazine. The company success ‘ $30 billion ... Continue Reading →