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Dveo Media organises OTTv Kids & Animation summit, 2017 at Taj Lands End on 22nd November

Dveo Media organises OTTv Kids & Animation summit, 2017 at Taj Lands End on 22nd November

Events
In Western countries, we find every other kids entertainment channel coming up with animated serials for kids that are not only entertaining but educative too. Compared to that, India has just a handful number of studios that make animated serials only for international channels and OTT platforms. But there are only a few Indian channels that cater to such stuff in the country. In lieu of this, Dveo Media has organised a OTTv Kids & Animation summit, 2017 at Taj Lands End on 22nd November. The summit will bring together the major players and leading executives of Kids & Animation business in India on a single platform to share their views on the present and future strategies and on the new opportunities in Kids Entertainment arena. The keynote address will be delivered by Aka...

Viacom 18 strong move has police raiding two stores in Mumbai selling counterfeit merchandise

Licensing
      Troubled by the menace of counterfeit merchandise being sold openly in the market, Viacom 18 decided to undertake an investigation into all this. This led to a raid in two stores namely Shubham Return Gifts and Eliperi Stationery at Mumbai’s main market Abdul Rehman Street. The stores that were raided by a team of Court receivers of the Bombay High Court along with representatives of Viacom18 were found to be selling counterfeit Dora the Explorer products. The owners of the stores will soon be summoned to the Court to identify the source and locations of the manufacturers of the seized goods. Commenting on the same, Saugato Bhowmick, Executive Vice President & Business Head, Consumer Products and Integrated Network Solutions, Viacom 18 Media said, "We see t
eOne gears up for the retail launch of Peppa Pig in India

eOne gears up for the retail launch of Peppa Pig in India

Latest News, Licensing, Merchandise
Entertainment One (eOne) today unveils plans for the retail launch of its global entertainment preschool property Peppa Pig in India, as the show begins to attract a new international audience. The award-winning TV series made a strong broadcast debut in the country in June 2016 on VOOT Kids, the VoD destination by Viacom18 for kids’ content in India. Peppa Pig has also just made its debut on Nickelodeon preschool Channel Nick Jr. India where it began to air on January 9th 2017. Building on the rising popularity of the show, eOne is readying the launch of Peppa Pig at retail and has signed the merchandizing and licensing division of Viacom18 - Viacom18 Consumer Products - to represent licensing rights for the brand across India and the Indian subcontinent. Viacom 18 recently rolled ou