Day: January 13, 2018

CN celebrates return of We Bare Bears

January 13, 2018

With a pop-up food truck that will visit multiple cities throughout the U.K., Cartoon Network is celebrating the return of its animated series We Bare Bears. The We Bare Bears-themed mobile pop-up will visit four U.K. cities throughout January. Over the weekend, the mobile truck visited London and Birmingham. On Jan. 20, the pop-up will […]

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Condé Nast joins hands with Edge Consumer Products

January 13, 2018

Condé Nast has joined hands with Edge Consumer Products to create a collection of home appliances under the Epicurious brand. The range will feature Epicurious-branded microwaves and home refrigeration products. The agreement also builds on Epicurious’ current licensing programme which includes a range of professional-grade cookware, gadgets, utensils and cutlery. Epicurious-branded products are currently available at department and specialty stores including J.C. […]

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Jakks Pacific re-hires Jared Wolfson as Sr. Vice President

January 13, 2018

American toy company Jakks Pacific has re-hired Jared Wolfson as Senior Vice President, Digital Marketing and the head of Studio JP.He had earlier worked for the studio between July 2007 and November 2013. “Rejoining the Jakks family is a great next step in my career,” stated Wolfson. “I look forward to working with the various segments of business […]

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MarVista Ent announces number of appointments and promotions

January 13, 2018

As the company expands its business operations, L.A.-based MarVista Entertainment has announced a number of appointments and promotions. Firstly, Darrell Cross has joined the indie producer and distributor as CFO, where he will be responsible for overseeing financial operations and growth opportunities, as well as leveraging new business models and capital management. Prior to joining MarVista, […]

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First four HKTDC fairs of the year attract 6% more visitors than last year

January 13, 2018

Featuring more than 2,940 exhibitors from around the world, the Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, Hong Kong Baby Products Fair and Hong Kong International Stationery Fair concluded successfully recently. Together with the Hong Kong International Licensing Show, that closed on Wednesday, the first four fairs organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) […]

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9 Story Media Group acquires Out of the Blue Enterprises

January 13, 2018

9 Story Media Group has acquired children’s media company Out of the Blue Enterprises. New York City-based Out of the Blue will become a wholly owned subsidiary of 9 Story Media Group with Managing Director Samantha Freeman leading the company and co-founder Angela Santomero continuing to serve as creator and executive producer. Founded in 2005 […]

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Cartoon Networks licenses DHX Media’s Supernoobs in EMEA and Asia Pacific

January 13, 2018

DHX Media, the leading global children’s content and brands company, has announced that a second season of its hit animated comedy series Supernoobs has been exclusively licensed by Turner’s Cartoon Networks in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and in Asia Pacific. The 26-episode order, which has been greenlit by DHX Television’s Family Channel […]

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