TV Series Licensing 

Coolabi Group names Lizenzwerft as licensing agent for Poppy Cat

Leading, independent, international media group and rights owner, Coolabi Group has named strategic licensing agency Lizenzwerft as licensing agent for Poppy Cat (Poppy Katz) in Germany, Austria and German speaking Switzerland. With this, the agency joins El Ocho and Landmark, the licensing agents representing the brand in Spain and Japan respectively. Inspired by the book series by Lara Jones, Poppy Cat launched on UK TV in 2001 and has been licensed to around 140 territories globally. “We have observed Poppy Katz over the last six months on KiKA and realised how much kids…

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TV Series Licensing 

Yes DBS to launch TeenNick channel in Israel

    Becoming the country’s first channel to target kids between ages nine to 14, yes Direct Broadcast Satellite (yes DBS), the Viacom-owned brand has launched TeenNick in Israel. The particular channel will air 24/7 with a focus on live-action dramas and sitcoms and feature shows like iCarly, Victorious, Make It Pop and Bella and the Bulldogs.  The new TeenNick channel along with other Viacom brands in Israel like Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. will be represented by Ananey Communications Group which operates more than 11 channels and reaches 76% of Israeli households. TeenNick is also…

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Character Licensing 

Wonder Workshop names Scott Traylor as VP, Software

  Robotics company Wonder Workshop has taken the services of former 360KID founder and CEO Scott Traylor as named him as VP of software. Traylor will oversee the software and design arm of the business, and will serve as a member of Wonder Workshop’s executive team. He will report to CEO and co-founder Vikas Gupta. Formerly called Play-i, the Silicon based Wonder Workshop makes ready-to-play robots that teach coding skills to kids from age six upwards. For example, the company’s Dash and Dot bots helps teach programming via connected tablet apps. At Boston-based digital development…

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Brand Licensing 

5th edition of CBME from 11 to 13 April in Mumbai

    India’s leading  exhibition organiser UBM  is gearing up to host the 5th edition of the Children, Baby and Maternity Expo India 2017 (CBME India) from 11-13 April at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. The event will witness the congregation of more than 150 major global and Indian exhibitors, elevating it to a not-to-be-missed event for the industry. The exhibition, spread over 3 days will facilitate interactive forums like knowledge-sharing seminars, workshops and panel discussions on pertinent topics. Key world-renowned brands like Chicco, MeeMee, BabyCenterIndia, Adore Baby, Kaboos, Sebamed, Tiny…

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