4Kids grows in Asia with sub-agent hires

Samantha Loveday

By Samantha Loveday

January 12th 2010 at 10:26AM
4Kids grows in Asia with sub-agent hires

Click Licensing Asia, Empire Int and Impact all taken on to represent several properties.

4Kids Entertainment has made some key sub-agent appointments for several properties across the Asian region.

Click Licensing Asia will now represent the American Kennel Club in China, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippones, as well as Jim Henson Designs in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines.

Empire International Merchandising will be representing The Artlist Collection's The Dog, The Cat and The Pig in the Philippines.

Additionally, Impact Licensing & Marketing will handle Jim Henson Designs in Taiwan.

"These agencies will be our eyes and ears on the ground in these important Asian countries," said Roz Nowicki, executive VP of licensing and marketing at 4Kids. "We anticipate that they will enable us to sign additional licensees throughout the region for these three popular brands."