Monthly Archive: May 2012

eOne Family Announces Scholastic and Candlewick Press as the Publishing Partners for Peppa Pig in the U.S.

LONDON, May 30, 2012: Entertainment One Family (eOne Family) can today reveal that Scholastic and Candlewick Press are on board as the U.S. publishing partners for Peppa Pig. Scholastic will launch its Peppa Pig publishing program with the picture book, The Story of Peppa Pig, a paper over board storybook. The launch plans also include Class Trip, a paperback 8×8,

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Toys “R” Us Secures U.S. Retail Exclusive for the Fisher-Price Peppa Pig Toy Line

LONDON, May 30, 2012: Entertainment One Family (eOne Family) today announces that Toys “R” Us has secured the exclusive retail rights to an all-new line of toys based on the hit animated TV series, Peppa Pig. The toys, manufactured by Fisher-Price, will be available in Toys “R” Us stores nationwide beginning this August. The full line of Peppa Pig toys

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Lisle International Licensing appointed by Moose Toys as The Trash Pack™ Merchandising and Licensing Agent for UK & Eire

Melbourne, AUSTRALIA – 25th May 2012 — Moose Toys has announced the appointment of Lisle International Licensing as its merchandising and licensing agent for the hit product line The Trash Pack™ in the UK and Eire. The Trash Pack™ is a collection of squishy mini figures based on unappetizing items you might find in your own trash bin. Kids across

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MGA Entertainment & Exim Licensing Join Forces for Lalaloopsy™ Rollout Across LATAM

MIAMI, May 24th – MGA Entertainment and Exim Licensing Group, Inc. are very proud to announce their partnership in the Lalaloopsy™ licensing program for the Latin America region. The award-winning Lalaloopsy™ brand will be represented by Exim for all licensing ventures in the LATAM territories, with the exception of Brazil. Since taking the world by storm in 2010, MGA Entertainment’s

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What (Noun) Is It? Adventure (Noun)! Cartoon Network Enterprises and Penguin Young Readers Group Announce a Series of Books Based on Adventure Time

May 22, 2012 – New York, NY – Beginning this summer, young readers can find Finn the Human and Jake the Dog – stars of Adventure Time, Cartoon Network’s award-winning animated comedy series – playing out their latest adventures in the pages of new books from Penguin Young Readers Group. Whether it’s filling in the hilarious, non-sensical blanks in the

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Bandai Co. Ltd. to Launch New Lifestyle Product Line Based on Tamagotchi® Brand in the U.S.; Names Sync Beatz Entertainment U.S. Licensing Agency to Roll Out "Tamagotchi L.i.f.e." Program

TOKYO and LOS ANGELES (May 22, 2012) – Bandai Co., Ltd., one of the world’s largest toy companies, has named Los Angeles-based Sync Beatz Entertainment, Inc. as the exclusive United States Licensing Agent and Brand Manager for its hugely popular Tamagotchi® brand, which has sold over 78 million units in 54 countries and territories since the world’s first virtual digital

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DCD Publishing Licenses Donny Osmond to Danilo Calendars

DCD are delighted to announce that Danilo, the UK’s leader in the official calendar market have added Donny Osmond to their roster of calendars. Donny joins a stellar line up including One Direction, Sir Cliff Richard, Michael Jackson, and David Beckham. Trevor Jones, Licensing Director, Danilo, commented “As one of the true Global pop culture icons of our time Danilo

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The Juilliard School and Connections Education Launch Juilliard eLearning, The Conservatory's First-ever Online Courses

Performing Arts and Virtual Education Leaders to Develop and Deliver Online Arts Education Courses for K-12 Students and Educators Everywhere NEW YORK and BALTIMORE, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Starting in the 2012-2013 school year, The Juilliard School and Connections Education are launching JUILLIARD eLEARNING, for K-12 students and educators everywhere. Juilliard eLearning is the world-famous conservatory’s first-ever

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Brentwood Licensing Announces Worldwide Licensing Representation for BuckleyBoo and Their Award Winning Developmental Plush Toys

Irvine, CA, May 22nd, 2012 — Brentwood Licensing, LLC has been hired by the BuckleyBoo Company to represent their award winning developmental toys and buckle concept for licensing and custom designs. BuckleyBoo offers children 18 months to 4 years old a developmental toy using different buckles as an engaging learning tool. The concept of the buckles can be expanded to

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Leading UK and US licensing companies to build on success of preschool hit; Rocket and Licensing Street get on board Driver Dan’s Story Train!

“We all love stories!” And UK and US preschool television audiences love Driver Dan’s Story Train! The delightful train-driving lion, who enjoys reading stories while having fun with his friends, is now being championed in two key markets by two leading names in the licensing industry. Rocket Licensing in the UK and Licensing Street in the US have been appointed

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