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Licensed names get the nod in Progressive Preschool Awards 2020

Product finalists revealed as event confirms that it will be taking place virtually on Tuesday November 12.

A raft of familiar licensing names are in the running for accolades at this year’s Progressive Preschool Awards.

It was confirmed earlier this week, that the awards will be moving online this year, enabling the industry to still celebrate the successes of the past 12 months.

The online awards event will still be taking place on Tuesday November 12, moving to an evening slot to allow guests and sponsors to fully enjoy the event.

A host of licensed brands and products have been named in the hotly contested Product categories.

These include WildBrain CPLG for its Snoopy AW apparel collection; Snail and The Whale collection from Fat Face; Tatty Teddy for Nutmeg Range from Dennicci; That’s Not My… Range from Dennicci for Matalan; The Very Hungry Caterpillar Tabard Set from Amscan; Trends UK’s Hey Duggee Flip & Learn Phone and Hey Duggee Smart Tablet; Baby Shark My First Calendar from Danilo; Bing Publishing Range from HarperCollins Children’s Books; Peter Rabbit Alphabet Trolley from Orange Tree Toys; L.O.L. Surprise! Rainbows Home Textile Collection from Dreamtex for Primark; and Etta Loves X Peanuts Range from Wildbrain CPLG to name just a few.

You can read the full list of Product nominees by clicking here to visit our sister site,

Rob Willis, director and co-owner at Max Publishing which owns and organises the Progressive Preschool Awards said: “It’s a true testament to the preschool sector that despite all the challenges we have faced this year, entry levels were higher than ever. As ever, we are hugely grateful to the retail judges who took the time to help us select the finalists and winners for this year. We can’t wait to reveal the winners in November!”

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