Yearly Archive: 2011

Kidscreen Summit Awards Call for Entries Now Open

Programming Categories deadline: September 9 Broadcasting Categories deadline: October 14 July 19, 2011: Heading into its third year of singling out and celebrating the year’s best kids programming and broadcasting work, Kidscreen Awards 2012 is now accepting entries. In the Programming Categories, shows and related websites targeting Preschoolers (0 to 5), Kids (6 to 10) and Tweens/Teens (11 to 17)

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StinkyKids® The Musical!

East Rutherford, NJ July 19, 2011 – M!KE Licensing (www.mikelicensing.com), one of the nation’s leading licensing firms, announced today that Vital Theatre Company, Inc. (www.vitaltheatre.org), a prominent family musical producer with over 10 years of experience creating quality family entertainment, has been appointed exclusive licensee for StinkyKids® (www.stinkykids.com) to create StinkyKids The Musical! The little StinKers will come alive in

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Planeta Junior Italia has Signed with Magic S.r.l — Le Pandorine for Products with Brand Maya the Bee, Heidi and Pippi Longstocking

Milano, July 20, 2011 — Planeta Junior Italia has signed with Magic S.r.l. – LE PANDORINE for the famous three brands Maya the Bee, Heidi and Pippi Longstocking. The company will develop the brands on fashion bags for women. The most famous Bee in the world is a classic among all the characters of the animation. Starred in three series

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Kids Drive Household Purchases of Consumer Electronics

PORT WASHINGTON, NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 –According to Kids and Consumer Electronics, 2011 Edition, the latest report from leading market research company, The NPD Group, kids’ inclination to use consumer electronics devices, and their desire for the content they can access using them, helps to drive the household purchasing of these products. When looking at devices purchased in the

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Glow Europe Launched New Collectible Line

Netherlands-based company hopes Bumpeez will be the next playground craze.

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DCD Publishing Announces Deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Four songs from the Lennon/McCartney catalogue will be featured in the guitar shaped key-rings.

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Oxford University Press Appoints Metrostar to Manage Winnie the Witch’s Brand Licensing Programme

Oxford University Press, publishers of the Winnie the Witch children’s books, has appointed Metrostar to manage Winnie’s brand licensing programme.

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DCD Publishing to represent Donny Osmond in the UK for licensing & merchandising

DCD Publishing are very proud to announce their appointment as the UK licensing agent for Donny Osmond for brand name and likeness through a unique deal which will also see Donny Osmond closely involved in the Puppy Love global merchandising programme.

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The Only Way is Essex Picks Up Three Top TV Awards

Smash-hit ITV2 show The Only Way is Essex scooped three top honours at the first ever National Reality TV Awards on July 6th.

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M!KE Licensing Appoints Kiddo Tags for StinkyKids® Custom Name Labels

East Rutherford, NJ June 29, 2011 – M!KE Licensing (www.mikelicensing.com), one of the nation’s leading licensing firms, announced today that Kiddo Tags™ (www.kiddotags.com), has been appointed exclusive licensee for StinkyKids® (www.stinkykids.com) for an assorted collection of custom labels. The StinkyKids® custom name label line will complement the current doll line created by licensee Madame Alexander that is now available at

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