Nelvana announces strategic partnership with Fremantle Media in the UK

Jack Ridsdale

By Jack Ridsdale

October 4th 2017 at 2:46PM
Nelvana announces strategic partnership with Fremantle Media in the UK

Fremantle will represent Nelvana in the UK across a number of brands in the Nelvana portfolio.

Nelvana Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of the producer and distributor of children's animated content, has announced a new strategic partnership with FremantleMedia Kids, who will represent the firm's consumer products and home entertainment business in the U.K. across a number of brands in the Nelvana portfolio.

The brand's portfolio of IP includes such popular titles as Mysticons, the ZhuZhus (pictured), Ranger Rob and Max & Ruby.

“We are honoured to have FremantleMedia as our exclusive partner in the U.K. across a number of our brands,” said Pam Westman, head of Nelvana Enterprises.

“FremantleMedia’s leading expertise and strategic partnerships will undoubtedly bring our properties to life through a variety of licensing categories and retail partners. We can’t wait to see the response from U.K. fans in this vital region.”

Rick Glankler, president FremantleMedia Kids & Family added: “We are thrilled to be working with Nelvana to represent these four great brands in the U.K.   A premier animation company, Nelvana shares our love of great storytelling, and these standout properties will both complement and make an exciting addition to our existing portfolio.”