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Toonz Retail expands its presence in Maharashtra, launches its 3rd store in Nagpur

August 21, 2019

The fastest homegrown kid’s retail chain, Toonz Retail, further expands its presence in the 3rd largest city of Maharashtra – Nagpur, launches its3rdstore. Successfully operating 100+ stores spread across 64 cities in 16 states, Toonz Retail offers a wide range of products for all needs and occasion of kids from 0-12 years of age. The […]

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Igloo debuts limited-edition SpongeBob SquarePants Playmates Coolers

August 7, 2019

Igloo Products Corp. (“Igloo”), the industry leader in coolers, has announced their new collaboration with Viacom Nickelodeon Consumer Products (VNCP) and Nickelodeon’s iconic character, SpongeBob SquarePants. Nickelodeon is commemorating 20 years of SpongeBob SquarePants this year, and in celebration, VNCP is expanding product collaborations for their beloved character. “For the last 45 years, the trusted […]

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Viacom acquires Garfield Brand for Nick portfolio

August 7, 2019

Viacom has announced plans to acquire Paws Inc., the global rights owner of the Garfield and the U.S. Acres franchises. Following the completion of the acquisition, Viacom subsidiary Nickelodeon will develop a new Garfield animated television series. Global merchandising rights for Garfield will be managed by Viacom Nickelodeon Consumer Products, including the property’s existing portfolio […]

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Continuing success for Masha and the Bear as season three arrives in Italy

July 29, 2019

Maurizio Distefano Licensing (MDL), which manages licensing for the Masha and the Bear brand in Italy and Switzerland, has welcomed the arrival of series three of Animaccord’s hit pre-school property on one of the country’s leading kids’ television channels. Season three of Masha and the Bear premiers on Rai YoYo, the free-to-air kids’ TV channel […]

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Toonz Retail expands its presence in Punjab, launches 1st store in Jalandhar

July 29, 2019

The fastest homegrown kids retail chain, Toonz Retail, further expands its presence in Punjab, launches its 1st store in Jalandhar. This is the 3rd store of Toonz Retail in Punjab. With stores across 64 cities of 16 states, Toonz Retail is massively growing with 100+ stores in the country, offering a wide variety of products […]

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APC kids snares sales for Fox & Hare

July 19, 2019

APC kids the children’s entertainment division of leading co-production and distribution company APC Studios, has secured a raft of sales for its animated property Fox & Hare (26 x 11’). Based on popular forest fables and aimed at children aged 4-7, Fox & Hare is directed by Mascha Halberstad and Tom van Gestel, and produced by Submarine […]

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Angry Birds takes flight with Neos!

July 17, 2019

This summer sees the arrival of some delightful new travel companions for Neos, the leisure airline owned by the Alpitour Group. Angry Birds – the stars of cinema, toys, promotions, their own games and much, much more – will actually take flight over the next few months aboard a 737 that has been personalized just […]

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Aurora World hails launch of YooHoo to the Rescue in Russia

July 17, 2019

Aurora World, a leading character and content company and owner of the globally successful YooHoo brand, has hailed the successful launch of the new YooHoo-inspired animated series YooHoo to the Rescue on the leading Russian linear TV station for kids, Carousel TV. The new 3D CGI 26 x 11’ animated children’s show, YooHoo to the […]

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Toonz Retail expands its presence in Rajasthan, launches 1st store in Bhilwara

July 17, 2019

The fastest homegrown kids retail chain, Toonz Retail, further expands its presence in Rajasthan, launches its 1st store in Bhilwara. This is the 7th store of Toonz Retail in Rajasthan. Successfully operating 100+ stores spread across 64 cities in 16 states, Toonz Retail offers a wide range of products for all needs and occasion of […]

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TeeStory launches official Disney merchandise

July 16, 2019

TeeStory the online fashion e-commerce player has launched its official collection of Disney merchandise on it’s website TeeStory.in. The collections starts from Rupees 499 and has various different disney character merchandise on sale.

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Wildbrain to manage headstarts best furry friends on Youtube

July 11, 2019

WildBrain, a leading digital kids’ network and studio, has been appointed by Headstart International Pty Ltd. to manage the Best Furry Friends – or BFF – toy brand on YouTube. WildBrain will employ its expertise in content and channel management on YouTube to grow the global audience for BFF with exclusive content designed to delight […]

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Aurora World announces launch of YooHoo apps on major platforms

July 9, 2019

Aurora World, a leading character and content company and owner of the globally successful YooHoo brand, has announced the launch of a number of YooHoo mobile applications planned for this year. They are available on a variety of platforms, including Google Play and the App Store. Already available for download are a colouring book, an […]

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Dandelooo’s “The Upside Down River” flows to canal+

July 2, 2019

Boutique French animation production and distribution company Dandelooo has announced that it has been commissioned to develop and produce a new serialized children’s animation series The Upside Down River for Canal+, France. Dandelooo’s animation studio Ooolala in la Cartoucherie, Valence (France) will produce the new 2D animation, in co-operation with Canal+ Family.  Written by Jean […]

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UYoung seals raft of deals with CCTV

June 28, 2019

UYoung, China’s leading children’s and family entertainment and media company, announced it has licensed multiple shows to CCTV, China’s state-owned broadcaster, for its children’s channel CCTV-14. The three multiple-season shows picked up by CCTV are: three seasons of Mia and me (78 x 22’), two seasons of Messy Goes to Okido (78 x 11’)  and […]

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