CN to Rep ‘Matt Hatter’ in Middle East

Platinum Films, based in the U.K., has appointed Cartoon Network as the licensing agent for its boys adventure series Matt Hatter Chronicles in the Middle East and Turkey. CN will implement ... Continue Reading →

Toonz Inks Broad Content Deal with Gummybear

India’s Toonz Animation has secured a major deal with Gummybear International which will see the production house and the rights owners of globally recognized character Gummy Bear ... Continue Reading →

Nottingham Forest to Rep ‘Super Wings’ in Iberia

CJ E&M Corporation has appointed Nottingham Forest to manage commercial rights for aviation themed kids’ series Super Wings in Spain and Portugal. The company will work on developing ... Continue Reading →

DHX Names NorAm ‘Teletubbies’ Partners

DHX Brands (brand management and consumer products arm of DHX Media) has appointed six North American licensees for its Teletubbies consumer products program, building momentum ahead ... Continue Reading →

ALC to Rep Arabic ‘Sesame Street’

Arabian Licensing Company (ALC) has been appointed by Bidaya Media as the master licensing representative for Iftah Ya Simsim, the Arabic Sesame Street, for the United Arab Emirates, ... Continue Reading →

Viz, Generator Launch ‘Naruto’ E-Tailer’

VIZ Media is launching an official Naruto online store for the U.S. and Canada in partnership with digital marketing and eCommerce solutions provider Generator (a division of Sony DADC). ... Continue Reading →

VIZ, Simon & Schuster Renew Partnership

VIZ Media and Simon & Schuster have renewed their longstanding sales and distribution partnership in both the U.S. and the U.K. Simon & Schuster has been the exclusive distribution ... Continue Reading →

Guadalajara Opens First Moomin Shop in Americas

The first ever Moomin Shop on the American continent has opened in Guadalajara, Mexico. The location at the Mall Galerias Guadalajara was selected by Moomin’s rights holders because ... Continue Reading →

Hot Topic Gets ‘Steven Universe’, ‘Stakes’ Exclusives

Cartoon Network announces that Hot Topic has launched a new, exclusive retail program featuring merchandise and content based on hit animated series Steven Universe and Adventure Time’s ... Continue Reading →

Saban Brands Appoints Five New Execs

Saban Brands continues to make new executive appointments, naming five new top level people to key positions. The new appointments go to Tori Cook, now SVP of Global Retail Business ... Continue Reading →