Including Star Editions opening an e-shop for CoComelon and Blippi as part of its relationship with Moonbug Entertainment.
Source rounds up more news from the licensing industry across the globe from the week.
Personalised giftware specialist, Star Editions has opened an e-shop for CoComelon and Blippi as part of its licensing relationship with Moonbug Entertainment. The e-shop features exclusive products and an extensive range of toys, games and customisable gifts for both brands. Products include personalised art prints, mugs, bags, apparel, homeware and stationery, as well as master toy ranges from both Bandai and Jazwares.
Dolly Parton has revealed her first ever signature fragrance in partnership with Scent Beauty. Called Dolly – Scent from Above, the fragrance includes notes of mandarin, peony blossoms, jasmine, vanilla, sandalwood, musk and patchouli. Scent Beauty is the world’s first multi-brand ecommerce platform for bespoke fragrances.
Banijay Brands has secured a partnership with Baxters to develop a range of branded products for MasterChef. The deal, which covers the UK & Eire, Nordics, Benelux, Germany, Czech Republic and Middle East, will see the launch of marinades, dressings and modern table sauces. The condiments range will also feature previous MasterChef UK champions Ping Coombes, Thomas Frake and Saliha Mahmood Ahmed on the packaging. They will vouch for their ‘Champions Choice’ of products and create bespoke recipes and tips on how to best use these.
Acamar Films has teamed up with ZSL London Zoo in a partnership which will continue the growth of Bing in the live events and experiential sector. ZSL London Zoo will host a variety of themed activities, free to its visitors, from 20 September to 31 October. These will include interactive storytime sessions throughout the day and a themed, self-led activity trail around the zoo which features a series of clues and interactive activities at each station.
WildBrain CPLG has secured a deal for British contemporary artist, Charlotte Posner with fashion brand, Never Fully Dressed. The summer collection will feature Charlotte’s hand drawn illustrations across satin style dresses, a wrap top, Jaspre skirt and an organic t-shirt.
Boat Rocker‘s hit preschool series, Dino Ranch has been renewed for a second season at Disney. It will air on Disney Junior and Disney+ in the US and Latin America in 2022 following the success of the first season.