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Netflix’s Yeatman Discusses Kids Strategy at MIP Jr.

Andy Yeatman, the head of global kids’ content at Netflix discussed the popular platform’s commissioning and acquisition strategy during his MIP Jr. keynote on Sunday in ... Continue Reading →
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Imira Announces Multiple Distrib Deals Ahead of Annecy

Spain-based Imira has announced the closing of a number of distribution deals in advance of this week’s MIFA at Annecy. Imira has closed with Netflix a deal for multiple titles, ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Licensing Showdown

The annual Licensing Expo brings the biggest brands from across the country and abroad to Las Vegas next week, May 23-25. Plenty of animated properties are getting in on the action ... Continue Reading →
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Mondo Inks Global ‘YooHoo & Friends’ Deal with Panini

Mondo TV Suisse, a division of major European animation producer/distributor Mondo TV, has secured a global licensing and merchandising agreement for the brand-new YooHoo & Friends ... Continue Reading →
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Imira Inks Multiple Deals Ahead of NATPE

Spain-based Imira Entertainment has closed key deal with leading broadcasters and digital platforms around the world in the run-up to NATPE — taking place Jan. 17-19 in Miami. Of ... Continue Reading →
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Mondo Puts ‘Robot Trains’ on Track for DISCOP Africa

Euro producer/distributor Mondo TV is bringing some of its biggest new titles to DISCOP Africa 2016, the continent’s premiere TV and online content industry gathering (Nov. 2-4 ... Continue Reading →
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‘YooHoo & Friends’ Licensing Summit Shows Potential

Mondo TV and Aurora are toasting the success of the YooHoo & Friends Licensing Summit, held at the recent Las Vegas Licensing Expo. The Summit showcased the forthcoming Mondo TV ... Continue Reading →
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‘YooHoo & Friends’ Goes Green for Publishing Deal

Eco-friendly publishing group Green Kids Club (GKC) is teaming up with Aurora World, licensing their YooHoo & Friends endangered species characters for a series of exclusive, globally ... Continue Reading →
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Sales Report: Raft of Global Sales Precede MIPCOM

With MIP Junior and MIPCOM looming in Cannes, reports of sales of animated programs around the world are stacking up. Here’s the latest: Genius Brands International has sold Stan ... Continue Reading →
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Toonzone Takes Legal Action Against Aurora

L.A.-based Toonzone Studios is taking legal action against Aurora World Corporation over the contractual rights for its YooHoo & Friends animated show. Toonzone is attempting to ... Continue Reading →