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THE BUSINESS SHOW ASIA 2024

The Business Show Asia is the world’s leading event for entrepreneurs, business owners and start-ups. Running for 25 years, The Business Show takes place in locations across the globe including London, Los Angeles, Miami, and Singapore, and the team behind the event...

ANDY YEATMAN IS THE NEW CEO OF MIRACULOUS CORP

Mediawan and ZAG have announced the appointment of Andy Yeatman as the CEO of Miraculous Corp USA and global operations. Based in Los Angeles and reporting to Miraculous Corp Board Chairman Pierre-Antoine Capton, Andy Yeatman will work closely with board member and...

INTERVIEW WITH MOONBUG AT THE LAS VEGAS LICENSING EXPO

From our Social Tv Corner at the Las Vegas Licensing Expo 2024, the interview with Francesca Romana Gianesin, Head of International, Moonbug. Blippi, Cocomelon are just some of Moonbug's most famous and successful IPs. In Las Vegas, Licensing Magazine has interviewed...

INTERVIEW WITH THE SMURFS AT THE LAS VEGAS LICENSING EXPO 2024

An exclusive interview with Véronique Culliford, Daughter of Peyo and Founder & President IMPS/Lafig, and Philippe Glorieux, CMO IMPS The Smurfs, to find out what new things await the beloved and iconic The Smurfs. From our Social Tv Corner at the Las Vegas...

NEW NAME AND PROJECTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE SMURFS AND FRIENDS

IMPS, The Smurfs’ global license holder, announced at MIFA the launch of a new animation production program and the company’s new strategy of expanding The Smurfs franchise and reviving other original creations from creator and storyteller Peyo. Alongside the...
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ANDY YEATMAN IS THE NEW CEO OF MIRACULOUS CORP

ANDY YEATMAN IS THE NEW CEO OF MIRACULOUS CORP

Mediawan and ZAG have announced the appointment of Andy Yeatman as the CEO of Miraculous Corp USA and global operations. Based in Los Angeles and reporting to Miraculous Corp Board Chairman Pierre-Antoine Capton, Andy Yeatman will work closely with board member and...

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NEW NAME AND PROJECTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE SMURFS AND FRIENDS

NEW NAME AND PROJECTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE SMURFS AND FRIENDS

IMPS, The Smurfs’ global license holder, announced at MIFA the launch of a new animation production program and the company’s new strategy of expanding The Smurfs franchise and reviving other original creations from creator and storyteller Peyo. Alongside the...

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RAZOR USA APPOINTS ERICA BUXTON AS PRESIDENT

RAZOR USA APPOINTS ERICA BUXTON AS PRESIDENT

Razor USA has announced that  Erica Buxton, who most recently served as CEO of Hello Bello, has been named President. Prior to Hello Bello, Erica Buxton served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for Razor, with her appointment to the role of...

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Licensee Focus

BEAM BE AMAZING INTRODUCES ICONIC DOLE WHIP® SUPPLEMENTS

BEAM BE AMAZING INTRODUCES ICONIC DOLE WHIP® SUPPLEMENTS

BEAM Be Amazing has announced the expansion of its partnership with Dole Food Company to introduce Dole Whip supplements, Dole Whip Strawberry Vegan Protein Powder and Dole Whip Pineapple Pre-Workout Powder. The iconic Dole Whip flavor, cherished for its refreshing...

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INTRODUCING NUTRIBURST X DESPICABLE ME 4

INTRODUCING NUTRIBURST X DESPICABLE ME 4

Nutriburst has launched its latest kids range in collaboration with Despicable Me 4 which is exclusively available at Westfields London Pop-Up! The pop-up is available to shop at until the 16th July, however do not worry if you’re not able to make it on time, as the...

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THE NEW LEGO GABBY’S DOLLHOUSE SETS

THE NEW LEGO GABBY’S DOLLHOUSE SETS

The LEGO Group and Universal Products & Experiences revealed the second wave of LEGO Gabby’s Dollhouse products, which includes three all-new sets, available now. DreamWorks Animation’s Gabby’s Dollhouse transports fans into a fantastical world full of adorable...

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Entertainment

WILDBRAIN INKS NEW CONTENT DISTRIBUTION DEALS IN CHINA

WILDBRAIN INKS NEW CONTENT DISTRIBUTION DEALS IN CHINA

WildBrain is growing the profile of its beloved brands Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake and Caillou in China with a varied slate of content distribution deals in the region. As part of the expanding presence of the Teletubbies in the Chinese market, Tinky Winky,...

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‘MILO’ ARRIVES TO GSA TERRITORY

‘MILO’ ARRIVES TO GSA TERRITORY

DeAPlaneta Entertainment and SUPER RTL have signed a deal to distribute MILO, the award-winning and successful preschool series co-produced by Fourth Wall (UK) and DeAPlaneta Entertainment. MILO, which is already broadcasted on more than 170 countries and has been...

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Fashion & Lifestyle

MATALAN LAUNCHES CHILDREN’S BING T-SHIRT WITH ACAMAR FILMS

MATALAN LAUNCHES CHILDREN’S BING T-SHIRT WITH ACAMAR FILMS

Matalan has announced the partnership with the NSPCC and Acamar Films to release a limited-edition children's Bing t-shirt ahead of Childhood Day on Friday 7th June 2024. 100% of the profits from every purchase of the t-shirt will go directly towards supporting the...

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PACSUN CELEBRATES THE OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC GAMES

PACSUN CELEBRATES THE OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC GAMES

Pacsun celebrates the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024 with the launch of its new Pacsun Team USA Collection. Building on the success of its 2021 Olympic Games inspired collection, the dual-gender assortment celebrates the spirit of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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#WEAREALLORIGINAL: THE SMILEY COMPANY’S GLOBAL CAMPAIGN

#WEAREALLORIGINAL: THE SMILEY COMPANY’S GLOBAL CAMPAIGN

We Are All Original is the campaign created by the original Smiley brand, who have influenced global culture for over five decades. Smiley is set to disrupt societal norms with their new campaign, “We Are All Original”. In a world that often glorifies success based on...

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Interviews

HASBRO, EXPANDING AMAZING IPS

HASBRO, EXPANDING AMAZING IPS

With an incredible portfolio of brands and major anniversaries to celebrate, Hasbro has a lot of exciting news! LM interviewed Marianne James, Senior Vice President, Global Licensing at Hasbro, to find out more. Could you tell us about the latest news on the...

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A MAGIC YEAR FOR MATTEL

A MAGIC YEAR FOR MATTEL

Licensing Magazine has interviewed Claudia Lucarella, Head of Publishing Mattel EMEA, and she has shared her thoughts on heritage in storytelling, as well as what makes Mattel so unique. What is Mattel's approach to storytelling within its brand portfolio? Mattel's...

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2024, THE YEAR OF STUMBLE GUYS

2024, THE YEAR OF STUMBLE GUYS

In Italy, a year after its launch, Stumble Guys has become a real phenomenon, welcoming a growing number of partners and fans. To find out more, LM interviewed Giada Paterlini, President, and Isabella Barone, Managing Director, at Starbright Licensing, the agency that...

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Events

THE BUSINESS SHOW ASIA 2024

THE BUSINESS SHOW ASIA 2024

The Business Show Asia is the world’s leading event for entrepreneurs, business owners and start-ups. Running for 25 years, The Business Show takes place in locations across the globe including London, Los Angeles, Miami, and Singapore, and the team behind the event...

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INTERVIEW WITH MOONBUG AT THE LAS VEGAS LICENSING EXPO

INTERVIEW WITH MOONBUG AT THE LAS VEGAS LICENSING EXPO

From our Social Tv Corner at the Las Vegas Licensing Expo 2024, the interview with Francesca Romana Gianesin, Head of International, Moonbug. Blippi, Cocomelon are just some of Moonbug's most famous and successful IPs. In Las Vegas, Licensing Magazine has interviewed...

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Media & digital

TOIKIDO DROP IN THE BAD EGG CO.

TOIKIDO DROP IN THE BAD EGG CO.

Toikido is poised to redefine digital culture with the launch of its highly anticipated Bad Egg Co. digital collectible. Rooted in the vibrant streets of New Yolk City's Sunnyside borough, Bad Egg Co. is a rebellious brand that celebrates skateboarding culture and...

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SESAME WORKSHOP LAUNCHES NEW RESOURCES

SESAME WORKSHOP LAUNCHES NEW RESOURCES

Sesame Workshop launched new free, bilingual resources to help children learn the importance of being engaged with their community by helping others, working together, and being kind. These resources are made possible with generous support from the PSEG Foundation and...

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GET READY FOR TWO INCREDIBLE NEW SMURFS’ CONSOLE GAMES!

GET READY FOR TWO INCREDIBLE NEW SMURFS’ CONSOLE GAMES!

The Smurfs are proud to announce two upcoming console games in collaboration with Microids: The Smurfs -Village Party and The Smurfs – Dreams. Publisher Microids and IMPS are pleased to announce the release of two amazing new video games, The Smurfs - Village Party...

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Retail

MIFFY’S NEW GSA WEBSTORE IS ONLINE!

MIFFY’S NEW GSA WEBSTORE IS ONLINE!

The new web shop of the beloved bunny Miffy, which operates in the GSA territories (Germany, Switzerland and Austria), has been up and running since last week. Miffy, the cute rabbit protagonist of a series of picture books by Dutch artist Dick Bruna, whose worldwide...

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Trend & Research

FROM BOOKS TO SCREEN: FACTS AND FIGURES

FROM BOOKS TO SCREEN: FACTS AND FIGURES

To mark the launch of the brand new TV/Film Rights Centre at the last Bologna Children's Book Fair, several conferences during the International Kids Licensing Days were dedicated to book-to-screen adaptations. Here is an interview with Olivia Deane, Senior Analyst,...

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DEVELOPING KIDS’ IPS ACROSS DIFFERENT PLATFORMS

DEVELOPING KIDS’ IPS ACROSS DIFFERENT PLATFORMS

Ampere Analysis is a market-leading data and analytics firm specialising in the media, games and sports sectors. LM spoke with Senior Analyst Cyrine Amor, who explained the newest trends in the kids' TV industry at MipJunior. Your presentation demonstrated a...

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