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Zuru Unveils Sustainability Plan For New Five Surprise Products

Zuru Toys has unveiled its new 5 Surprise line for restaurant chains, but also revealed the entire brand will be 100% virgin plastic free. The sustainability announcement came at the Sustainability in Licensing Conference, an… . . . read more

Motorsports Licensing: Monster Jam Launches Monster Truck Animated Series

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Feld Entertainment has announced its new licensed animation project, Monster Jam Adventures: Animated Shorts, which will air on YouTube. Feld Entertainment is a global producer and presenter of live touring… . . . read more

Who’s News: Mattel Announces Successor For Global Head of Consumer Products

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Toymaker Mattel has announced Josh Silverman will succeed Roz Nowicki as Global Head of Consumer Products, effective Sept. 1, 2022. Mattel disclosed this week that Nowicki was leaving… . . . read more

Surge Brands Making Waves With Cigarette Boat Licensing Program

The renowned Cigarette Racing Team is looking for a surge in licensing deals, and has aptly chosen Surge Brands for the job. Surge Brands says it is partnering with the world’s top offshore racing organization,… . . . read more

TV Licensing: Wildbrain Grooves To A Jungle Beat

Family entertainment leader Wildbrain has partnered with Jungle Beat Animation to manage worldwide distribution rights for Jungle Beat. The exclusive partnership will see WildBrain leverage its 360-degree offering to grow the global footprint of the Jungle… . . . read more

TV Licensing: Xilam Signs Deal For Two New Shows on Disney+

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Xilam Animation has signed a licensing deal with Disney to produce two new animated series for its Disney+ platform. At this week’s Annecy International Animated Film Festival, Disney announced the… . . . read more

Sesame Workshop Empowers Children in Deal With HiHo Kids

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Sesame Workshop and HiHo Kids have announced a licensed collaboration on two episodes of the fan-favorite HiHo series, Kids Meet. The Kids Meet series empowers children to lead one-on-one interviews… . . . read more

Collectibles Licensing: Funko Acquires Pop Culture Company Mondo

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter The collectible giant Funko, Inc. has acquired Mondo, a pop culture company that creates iconic collectibles and products. Mondo is best known for its limited-edition vinyl records and screen-printed posters…. . . . read more

Sesame Street: The Musical Coming to New York

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief We finally have an answer to the question, how do you get to Sesame Street? Turns out, it’s just off Broadway! Rights holder Sesame Workshop is working with… . . . read more

CAA Adds Some Vroom to McLaren’s Global Licensing Program

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter CAA Brand Management has been appointed by luxury car manufacturer, McLaren Automotive, to support its global consumer product licensing and brand extension program. Under the terms of the multi-year agreement,… . . . read more