Tag Archives: children’s content

Bulldog Licensing signs Bioworld for Care Bears apparel and accessories

Bioworld is on board to create and launch a range of apparel and accessories inspired by the popular Cloudco Entertainment brand, Care Bears, targeting kids of all ages as the Care Bears licensing programme continues to grow. Fast approaching its 40th anniversary, Care Bears continues to appeal to a wide …

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ZAG names former MGA director Sarah Boyer is new VP or retail for North America

The award-winning global independent animation studio ZAG has named the former MGA Entertainment director, Sarah Boyer, its new vice president, retail, North America. The announcement was made today by Julian Zag, executive vice president, global operations. “We are entering the next phase of tremendous growth for ZAG and especially our flagship …

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Acamar Films eyes further digital and international growth for Bing with new chief content officer

Acamar Films, the independent studio behind the International Emmy Award-winning pre-school series Bing, has appointed Jodie Morris to the newly created role of chief content and audiences officer with immediate effect. Morris joined Acamar two years ago and has been instrumental in leading the organisation’s successful development and implementation of …

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Hasbro partners with the World Taekwondo Federation for Get Active with the PJ Masks campaign

Hasbro has struck a multi-territory partnership that will see its popular animated property, PJ Masks, join forces with the World Taekwondo Federation for a partnership designed to engage children around the world in the Korean martial art. The campaign, called Get Active with the PJ Masks, will span multiple markets …

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Sutikki to develop animated and live action series based on the Digital Dream Labs’ hit Cozmo robot

The children’s entertainment company, Sutikki – best known for the popular UK series, Moon & Me – has inked a new partnership with the US-based educational technology company, Digital Dream Labs, to create, develop and distribute an animated series and live action content based on the robot duo Cozmo and …

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Giraffe Insights: ‘Covid-19 fuels trends to digital kids content, but TV is still king for advert inspiration’

Covid-19 has been a significant factor in accelerating existing trends towards digitalisation in the children’ market, with over half of all kids across nine European countries now regularly accessing video content online and via on-demand services. These are the findings of a new study from the UK-based specialist kids, youth, …

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Sesame Street prepares to launch 51st season to HBO Max this week

Sesame Workshop is gearing up for the launch of Sesame Street’s 51st season this Thursday, November 12th on HBO Max, marking the first season of the popular pre-school series to debut on the streaming platform. A run of 35 episodes will be available on the platform, ahead of the season’s …

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Sutikki welcomes Simon Philips to board and announces Hannah Mungo as CEO

Sutikki, the children’s entertainment company and production team behind the popular UK show, Moon & Me, has officially announced the appointment of Hannah Mungo as its CEO and Simon Philips as its newest board member. Both specialists in the licensing and children’s entertainment industries, the pair join Sutikki with a …

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PJ Masks embarks on Dubai Fitness Challenge to encourage local children to get active

PJ Masks is embarking on the month-long Dubai Fitness Challenge throughout November, helping to promote a healthier lifestyle to children, and encouraging them to be active for at least 30 minutes a day. The campaign, developed in partnership with Hasbro and eOne, will be delivered through exclusive workout videos released …

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Baby Shark Dance beats Despacito to become most-viewed YouTube video in history

The perennial ear worm and children’s music video sensation, Baby Shark Dance, has become the most-viewed YouTube video in history, surpassing Despacito by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee. The Pinkfong IP breaks the record just as the Baby Shark single receives the RIAA Diamond certification for selling over 11 million …

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