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Three well-known series named awardees of Bologna Licensing Award 2017

Peppa Pig, Barbie, the Smurfs and the Rollinz are among some others that were named winners of the Bologna Licensing Award 2017, the prize for the best projects to develop licensed products during the period 2015-2016 in Italy. These awards will be assigned for the first time during the Bologna Licensing Trade Fair (BLTF), the fair for the sector of licensing and the development of products based on established brands and intellectual property already in its tenth edition and organized by BolognaFiere and due to take place from 3 to…

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Entertainment Licensing 

Amazon Prime India buys 100 hours of Zodiak Kids

A line-up of titles from Zodiak Kids has been sold to Amazon India, in a deal amassing to over 100 hours. As part of the deal, Amazon India has acquired all four seasons of Novel Entertainment’s Horrid Henry. “We are extremely happy to announce our collaboration with Zodiak Kids by bringing immensely popular characters like Horrid Henry to India,” said Nitesh Kripalani, director and country head at Amazon Prime Video India. “This alliance adds further volume to our existing bouquet of great kids’ programming, thus paving the way for us…

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Entertainment Licensing 

YouTube Kids launched in India

YouTube announced the launch of YouTube Kids in India, an app designed keeping children and parents in mind. The free app makes exploring videos easier for kids, and is available on Google Play and Apple App store in India starting today, the company said. YouTube Kids app has ‘larger images’ and ‘bold icons’ which makes it easier for ‘little thumbs’ to navigate through the content; along with voice search functionality. Kids can now browse channels and playlists in four categories- Music, Shows, Learning and Explore. “YouTube Kids comes to India…

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