Film & TV
Miraculous enters pet toys with ZippyPaws
“Our move into pet licensing is a natural extension for the brand,” said Jeremy Zag, Founder and CEO at ZAG.
Banijay UK to mark 15 years of Simon’s Cat with anniversary products and special content
“It is wonderful to mark this milestone with special products that the fans will love,” said Alice Bernardi, Director of International Brand Licensing at Banijay Brands.
Fashion designer Christian Cowan debuts Teletubbies collection
“I grew up watching the Teletubbies, so being able to combine that nostalgia with my passion for fashion is a dream come true,” said Christian Cowan.
Warner Bros details Ted Lasso launches with UNO, Monopoly and Build-a-Bear
The slate also includes McFarlane Toys with a limited edition Ted Lasso figure and Funko with a Ted Lasso Funko POP Puzzle.
Factory Entertainment to expand its Star Trek range following multi-year deal with Paramount
“I’m thrilled and honoured to be entrusted by Paramount to continue to bring some of the most iconic items in Star Trek history to the many fans of the franchise in all its incarnations,” said Jordan Schwartz, President and CEO of Factory
NBC gives green light to Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge
Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge is a car makeover show inspired by the iconic toy brand.
LEGO details first slate of products celebrating 100 years of Disney
The line-up includes a LEGO DUPLO Disney 3 in 1 Magical Castle, the LEGO Disney Celebration Train and a LEGO Disney ‘Up’ House.
Talking Brands: Mattel is bringing Barney back… Which other classic kids’ TV shows are right for a relaunch?
Play Elevated’s Deb Weber, Imaginnovation’s Wayne Lindsay and Vize Creative’s James Oddy give us their picks for shows ripe for a comeback.
Tomato Source’s Jon Morse on the two hats you have to wear when designing licensed products
Jon Morse – Senior Designer and Creative Lead at Tomato Source – discusses sustainability, fandom and trendspotting.
Animated TV series based on Catapult Feud board game is in the works
Board game publisher Vesuvius Media is teaming up with animation studio Composition Media to adapt the tabletop game.