HIT Expands Ties with Aardman

HIT Entertainment has been tapped to represent consumer products rights for Aardman Animation’s new preschool series Timmy Time in the U.S. HIT, a part-owner of U.S.-based preschool ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland’s Owl Wise About Toy Deals

Kids in the U.K. will be able to get their hands on a new plush toy based on TV-Loonland’s pink animated character, The Owl. Toy outfit Vivid Imagination has signed a deal to ... Continue Reading →

Skunk Fu! Merchandising Hits the U.S.

Galleon Holdings plc. announced today that the merchandising line based on its animated TV series Skunk Fu! is set to launch in the U.S. at the 2008 Licensing Show International, taking ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Pacts with Licensing Shop

Canadian entertainment production and distribution company 9 Story Ent. has named The Licensing Shop its exclusive worldwide (excluding Germany) licensing and merchandising representative. ... Continue Reading →

VeggieTales Program Expands

Big Idea Inc., an Entertainment Rights group company, is celebrating the 15th anniversary of its animated VeggieTales franchise this year by expanding its licensing and merchandising ... Continue Reading →

Robosapian Creator Licenses FOX Sports Robot

WowWee Group Ltd., the Optimal Group company behind the popular Robosapian consumer robot, has been granted worldwide rights to market the CG-animated FOX Sports Robot that appears ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Sells Rights Back to Hasbro

TV-Loonland AG is selling all its rights to the ‘Hasbro Classics Library’ back to toymaker Hasbro Inc. Under the terms of the deal, Hasbro will pay TV-Loonland $7 million ... Continue Reading →

Atlantyca Has Taffy Brands for Italy

Milan-based Atlantyca Ent/ has been named the exclusive licensing and merchandising agent in Italy for Taffy Ent.’s popular animated children’s brands Code Lyoko, Growing ... Continue Reading →

CPLG Lands Alphanim’s Hairy Scary

Copyright Promotions Licensing Group (CPLG) has been appointed rights agency in France for Hairy Scary, children’s animated comedy series from Alphanim. Consisting of 52 13-minute ... Continue Reading →

Thomas Land Opens in U.K.

HIT Ent. and the Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire have opened Europe’s first Thomas Land in the U.K. Taking up three acres of parkland, the attraction features 12 rides ... Continue Reading →