Tag Archives: Hey Duggee

Roy’s Boys gears up for ‘most successful Christmas to date’ as online socks sales surge

Following what’s been a challenging year across the industry, Roy’s Boys is bucking the trend and gearing for what looks to be its ‘most successful Christmas to date,’ with sales already booming for the licensed socks specialist, as early as October. Early signs for a successful 2020 in spite of …

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How Step Inside Productions is breaking new ground in the experiential licensing market

Having made a name for itself amid the Escape Room explosion of the past half a decade or so, Theseus, and moreover its live experiential division, Step Inside Productions is about to embark on a project that makes use of one of the newest formats within experiential licensing at the …

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BBC Studios taps Step Inside Productions to launch first CBeebies-themed experiential pop-up tour for kids

BBC Studios has tapped the London-based experiential production company, Step Inside Productions, to develop and manage the first CBeebies-themed interactive pop-up experience for children. The CBeebies Rainbow Adventure has been designed for children under the age of six and their parents, families, or carers, delivering a transportable, inflatable CBeebies-themed structure …

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BBC Studios taps France TV Distribution to manage Hey Duggee licensing programme across the region

BBC Studios has turned to France TV Distribution to manage the licensing programme for Hey Duggee – or Hé, Oua-Oua in French – across the region. The news comes as Europe’s largest toy fair, Nuremberg’s Spielwarenmesse prepares to get underway this week. The deal marks the first time Hey Duggee merchandise will …

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A colour of magic: BBC Studios talks Bluey, Hey Duggee, His Dark Materials and Terry Pratchett

It’s with a great sense of betrayal to my own ambitions of a writing career that, sat opposite Rikesh Desai, BBC Studios’ licensing director, I am forced to admit to having read only one book by Terry Pratchett in my lifetime. Of the ‘at least 32 titles’ that the treasured …

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BBC Studios launches Designing Duggee exhibition at London’s Design Museum

BBC Studios launched its new partnership with the Design Museum to throngs of families and children today, when it officially opened a new exhibition celebrating the success and design behind its hit CBeebies series, Hey Duggee. The Designing Duggee exhibition will run from October 25 to 28 and allows fans …

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BBC Studios partners with the Design Museum to launch exclusive Hey Duggee exhibition

BBC Studios is partnering with the Design Museum to celebrate the creativity behind CBeebies’ award-winning series Hey Duggee, launching a special exhibition called Designing Hey Duggee. The exhibition will run this October half term from the 25th to 28th, and will provide the chance to dive into the colourful world …

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BBC Studios eyes Hey Duggee growth in China with PPW partnership

Hey Duggee, the popular children’s TV series produced by BBC Studios, is expanding its international reach, having secured a new agent and licensee for Greater China in PPW Sports and Entertainment. The partnership – and plans for the Chinese market – was unveiled at the China-UK Economic and Financial Dialogue …

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Hey Duggee charms fans in first UK meet and greet appearance

Hey Duggee charmed fans during his first official meet and greet appearance in the UK last week, when the popular preschool character took to Drusillas Park to offer out Duggee Hugs to youngsters. Rainbow, the renowned character costume specialist was ‘delighted by the sea of Hey Duggee t-shirts, toys and …

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Award-winning pre-school series Hey Duggee grows retail orders 400 per cent in one year

The popular pre-school property Hey Duggee has seen a 400 per cent increase in its retail orders since March last year, the consumer products team at BBC Studios has revealed. The series is continuing to resonate with audiences across the UK, having recently been awarded the Preschool Award at the …

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