Monthly Archive: September 2016

Henson Appoints ‘Word Party’ Master Toy

The Jim Henson Company has appointed Snaptoys to serve as the master toy licensee for its Netflix original preschool series “Word Party.”

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Viacom, CBS Consider Merger

National Amusements, which has a controlling stake in both the CBS Corporation and Viacom, has requested that both companies’ board of directors explore the idea of a potential merger.

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Viz Media Names North American Agent

Viz Media has tapped licensing and brand management firm Evolution USA to serve as its new licensing agent in North America.

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Aadarsh the owner of Purple Turtle acquires stake in Vaw World Animation Studio

Bhopal 29th September 2016: Aadarsh the owner of Purple Turtle acquires stake in Vaw World Animation Studio. Vaw World is a well-established studio currently handling projects of many USA, UK, Japan and Korean clients. They specialise in TV Series, DVD features, Game Assets, Feature Films (2D, Full CGI, VFX, Assets, Roto), Youtube channels and more…. This partnership will help us in

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First full-length Shopkins movie to launch later this year

The first full-length Shopkins film is set to launch on DVD, digital and TV this autumn.

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Nitro Circus and K’NEX team up for construction toys

Fans of Nitro Circus will soon be able to build their own stunt performers, thanks to a new deal with K’NEX.

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Cartoon Network details EMEA partners for The Powerpuff Girls

Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls has gained its first collection of EMEA licensing partners.

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Wiesner Group Secures Master License for Stephen Joseph Brand Across Multiple Categories

New York NY, September 26, 2016:  Stephen Josephand Wiesner Products, Inc. are proud to announce that they have entered into a master license agreement for the children’s lifestyle and specialty gift brand Stephen Joseph across multiple product categories including apparel, accessories, backpacks, and more.   Now, for the first time, the bright, fun and unique designs will be available to a

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DHX Media Licenses Kids’ Series to Amazon Prime in the UK and Germany

Deal underscores SVOD appetite for DHX Media’s library content Halifax, NS –26 September 2016 – DHX Media (or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DHXM; TSX: DHX.A, DHX.B), the world’s leading independent, pure-play kids’ content company, has grown the digital presence of its shows in the UK and Germany in a deal with Amazon Prime Video, which will see the subscription-video-on-demand (SVOD) service

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Six Flags Scares Up Suicide Squad Zone

Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park in Los Angeles, Calif., has unveiled a series of new haunted attractions for its annual Fright Fest, including a themed scare zone inspired by the Warner Bros. movie Suicide Squad.

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