On the heels of its successful exhibitor debut at BLE last month, Cyprus-based entertainment company Outfit7 has announced a number of new international licensing partnerships for its popular Talking Tom and Talking Friends multiplatform franchise.
As part of its ongoing venture with Finland-based vacation travel services provider Holiday Club Resorts, Angry Birds owner Rovio Entertainment has picked Gran Canaria, Puerto Rico as the location of its fourth and largest outdoor Angry Birds Activity Park.
In line with its recent global consumer products reorganization, LA-based Saban Brands is set to open its first international office in London and has named industry veteran Gustavo Antonioni as the company’s MD of consumer products Europe.
The eighth-annual Licensing Awards, which attracted more than 1,300 retailers, licensees, licensors, and suppliers to London’s Grosvenor House Hotel on September 10, have revealed this year’s winners honoring the best achievements in the licensing and marketing industry.
Vancouver, Canada-based Atomic Cartoons, home to such shows as Atomic Betty and Rocket Monkeys, has formed a three-year joint venture agreement with fellow Canadian animation studio Yeti Farm Creative.