Tag: Europe

Rainbow’s 44 cats set for global launch in Italy. Details inside

Rainbow’s 44 cats set for global launch in Italy. Details inside

Kids content powerhouse Rainbow announced that 44 Cats - its brand-new pre-school animated series will premiere in Italy in November on Rai Yoyo, marking the eagerly anticipated show’s global debut! This new deal marks the latest collaboration in the long and successful partnership between Rainbow and Rai. “I am truly delighted that our long and happy relationship with Rai has now extended to screening 44 Cats,” said Iginio Straffi, founder, and president of Rainbow. “The show, with its positive values, memorable music, and smart gags, has all the ingredients to become a massive hit across the country!” 44 Cats is a Rainbow production in collaboration with Antoniano Bologna and Rai Ragazzi. The show follows the daily adventures of Lampo, Milady, Pilou, and Meatball – four adorable ki

The Newest Turner and Sky content-contract increases Sky’s portfolio to over 4,500 episodes of kids’ show!!!

Animation, Channels
European heavyweight in pay-TV segment –Sky has entered into an agreement which sealed a long term content–contract for several shows from Cartoon Network, Boomerang and preschool channel Cartoonito.European heavyweight in pay-TV segment –Sky has entered into an agreement which sealed a long term content –contract for several shows from Cartoon Network, Boomerang and preschool channel Cartoonito. (more…)

Movie Superman Vs Batman Hit Hearts Across EMEA retailers!

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise, Uncategorized
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA (WBCP EMEA), on behalf of DC Entertainment has partnered with some of the biggest names in retail on special promotions to support Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the licensor’s largest ever retail programme in the region! From fast fashion multiples, mass market grocers, toy and department stores, entertainment retailers, drugstores, discounters, convenience outlets and online, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is currently everywhere across the EMEA region with more than 50,000 retail stores showcasing official merchandise for the film that fans can’t get enough of. (more…)

Lawless Entertainment Appointed Worldwide Representatives for Cartland

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
The Los Angeles-based agency will represent Cartland, a project based on the magic of Barbara Cartland, for television co-production and distribution, licensing, merchandising and publishing Lawless Entertainment is delighted to announce their appointment as worldwide representatives for Cartland, a project based on the life, success, and magic of Barbara Cartland, the biggest selling author in the history of romantic fiction – The Queen of Romance. Lawless will handle television co-production and distribution, licensing, merchandising, and publishing. Barbara Cartland wrote over 400 novels, translated into 36 languages – and sold nearly one billion books worldwide.  (more…)


Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Dedicated Store Windows Launch in Milan and Rome Before Being Unveiled in Los Angeles and London Later This Month The highly anticipated retail launch of Moschino’s Looney Tunes collection has kicked off with dedicated windows across the fashion house’s European stores. The branded store windows will run in Milan and Rome for a two-week period, with the collection then launching in London and Los Angeles later this month. (more…)

Zodiak Kids Secures Deal With Sky

Zodiak Kids has secured a deal with Sky, which will take on rights to over 150 episodes of CBeebies favorites Waybuloo and live-action crafts program Mister Maker. The episodes will be available in the U.K. and Eire through Sky’s On Demand service and its mobile TV platform Sky Go. (more…)

Masha and the Bear inspires outdoor fun and style for Italian market

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Umbrellas and bicycles are the latest major licences for massive preschool animation hit Maurizio Distefano Licensing has announced the award of two new licences in the Italian market for the runaway family animation hit Masha and the Bear. Offering sporty and stylish outdoor products for preschool Masha fans are Perletti, a leader in the European umbrella market, and Denver Bike Srl, a major name in the bike industry for the last 20 years. (more…)

Masha and The Bear Skates to Life in Russia

Animation, Channels, Licensing
Russian animated series “Masha and the Bear” is taking to the ice in 2015. Ink Global, which represents the series for licensing and broadcasting, has brokered a deal with Slovakian company Comunique for a new dancing ice show. The show will combine dance and figure skating with 3D effects and will initially tour Slovakia and the Czech Republic before booking dates in additional EU countries. (more…)