Wendy Goldman Getzler
With Brazil currently ranked as the number-one global market for Strawberry Shortcake, the girl-skewing brand is the focus of a new QSR promotional campaign in a total of 450 Habib’s and Ragazzo restaurants across the country.
Hasbro Studios’ upcoming animated movie My Little Pony Equestria Girls will be distributed globally by Shout! Factory through DVD releases as well as a variety of digital distribution platforms.
Canada’s Youth Media Alliance paid homage to the country’s producers and entertainers breaking ground in the field of children’s screen entertainment at its annual Awards of Excellence gala last night. Read on for winners across television and digital content categories.
Amazon is officially entering the original programming race after using customer feedback to whittle down 14 pilots to five full series, three of which are the children’s titles Annebots, Creative Galaxy and Tumbleaf.
Chello Zone’s global children’s channel JimJam is launching on Russia’s biggest satellite TV operator, Tricolor TV, which currently boasts 30 million subscribers.
Viacom International Media Networks has made two significant appointments, with Layla Lewis re-joining the company as VP of content acquisitions for Nickelodeon and Shannon Friedrichs Higdon being promoted to VP of content and brand management for Nickelodeon International.