APC Kids signs three key broadcast deals in Brazil, Taiwan, and Canada for CTC Media’s preschool animation hit KID-E-CATS.
India’s Disney+ Hotstar commissions 234 episodes of Cosmos-Maya’s hit animated series Selfie With Bajrangi. This multi-season deal will see Cosmos-Maya produce three series of 78 x 11’ episodes for Disney+ Hotstar which has 400 million viewers, eight million paying subscribers, and additional library content from Disney+.
WowWee launches Baby Shark Toy School Campaign to provide fun ideas to help preschoolers and young children stay busy at home during this stay-at-home quarantine.
Kabillion, the only independently-owned VOD network ranked among the Top 10 Kids Free On Demand networks in the U.S., is now available on Sling TV.
The American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) selects eighty-five specialty toys in fourteen categories from hundreds of nominations and have named them finalists for ASTRA’s 2020 Best Toys for Kids list.
Disney India picks up Guddu, Bapu, and Gadget Guru Ganesha. All three new shows will premiere this summer and are produced by India and Singapore animation studio Cosmos-Maya.
Informa Markets’ Global Licensing Group joins forces with Licensing International to launch Licensing Week. Five days of virtual keynotes, educational and topical seminars, matchmaking, networking, and a digital exhibition taking place June 15-19.
Good Boy Studios has entered into a strategic partnership with Nestlé Purina PetCare to provide gamification and consumer insights to support Purina’s digital initiatives.
New regulations will prevent big-box stores from selling non-essential items, including toys.