Monthly Archive: March 2016

LEGO Creates Tesco Exclusive

The LEGO Group has created a limited edition, Easter-themed toy for distribution at mass retailer Tesco in the U.K.

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DC Super Hero Girls to star in hour long special on Boomerang

The DC Super Hero Girls are preparing to blast into action in a one hour special feature called Super Hero High later this month.

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Disney Channel Star to Launch Apparel

Laura Marano, known for her role as Ally on Disney Channel’s TV series “Austin & Ally,” has paired exclusively with licensee Evy of California to launch a fashion line for girls, ages 4-16.

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Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Reunites Original 1980s Turtles and Krang in Epic Time-Travelling Episode

NICKELODEON’S TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES REUNITES ORIGINAL 1980s TURTLES AND KRANG IN EPIC TIME-TRAVELLING EPISODE, SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 11 A.M. (ET/PT)  Nick’s CG-Animated Turtles Travel through Time to Meet their 2D-Animated 80’s Counterparts in Ultimate Fan Episode, “Trans-Dimensional Turtles”  Episode Also Pays Special Tribute to Kevin Eastman’s Original Comic Book Turtles *Click HERE to download a clip and art from “Trans-Dimensional

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Peeps, Menchie’s Kick off Spring

Candy brand Peeps has teamed with Menchie’s, a North America-based frozen yogurt franchise, to celebrate spring with the seasonal specialty offering, Marshmallow Mania.

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‘Masterchef’ Debuts Kitchenware (Exclusive)

Endemol Shine, producers of “Masterchef” and “Masterchef Junior,” has teamed with Unibrands and Wicked Cool Toys to develop a kitchenware line inspired by the FOX franchise.

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Licensing Execs Host Housewares Talk

Jessica Blue, senior vice president, licensing, UBM Americas, (and organizers of Licensing Expo and Brand Licensing Europe) and Stu Seltzer, president, Seltzer Licensing, will host a session on brand licensing at Chicago’s annual International Home and Housewares Show.

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Link wanders into Google Maps ahead of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess video game release

Nintendo and Google are celebrating the European launch of the upcoming videogame title The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess by introducing Link to Google Maps.

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Sony’s Barbie movie gets May 2017 release date

Sony Pictures has confirmed that the Barbie movie will land in cinemas across the US from May 12th, 2017.

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US: Disney’s Zootopia outpaces Frozen opening weekend with $73.7m box office takings

Disney’s Zootopia has enjoyed a record-setting debut in its US opening weekend, where its $73.7 million Box Office takings have already outpaced Disney’s award-winning 2013 hit, Frozen.

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