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Acamar Films renews Bing partnership with master toy licensee Golden Bear

Acamar Films, producers of the multi-award-winning TV show Bing along with Brown Bag Films, has renewed its licensing deal with master toy licensee Golden Bear. The EMEA agreement, which extends the partnership for a further four years, will run until 2025. Golden Bear has seen huge success with its Bing …

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MGA Entertainment names Julie Taylor its new sales director

MGA Entertainment UK and Ireland has appointed Julie Taylor as its new sales director, a role she will take up this autumn as she leaves her post of 15 years with Golden Bear. Based in the UK head office in Milton Keynes, Taylor will oversee the sales portfolio of all …

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Golden Bear makes raft of staff changes as it prepares for continued global growth

The British toy company, Golden Bear has detailed a raft of staff changes as it prepares for continued global growth this year and beyond. The firm will be bidding a fond farewell to sales director Julie Taylor, who is moving to a new position, and welcoming Becky Matthews (pictured left) …

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Golden Bear supports UK children’s charity Little Rascals Foundation with £850 donation

The UK toy firm, Golden Bear has handed over a cheque for £850 to the British children’s charity, the Little Rascals Foundation, donating money raised during its annual Christmas Quiz event last year to support children with disabilities across the country. The Little Rascals Foundation is a charity set up …

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Andrew Laughton raises £10,000 for charity with 110km walk; Golden Bear smashes through Toy Trust target

Toy industry stalwart, Andrew Laughton, marked the end of his tenure as BTHA Chairman and with MGA by completing a 110km walk from the MGA offices in Milton Keynes to the BTHA HQ in Central London, and raising almost £10,000 for the Toy Trust charity in the process. Laughton followed …

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MV Sports joins Hey Duggee toy partner line up as HTI bolsters portfolio with role play items

MV Sports has become the latest name in toys to sign up with the popular BBC Studio preschool property, Hey Duggee in a new deal to produce a range of branded scooters, ride-ons, and bikes. The first wave of product will launch at retail this autumn, joining the existing toy …

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Golden Bear, 8th Wonder, and MV Sports expand Acamar Film’s Bing licensing success

The popular kids’ property and pre-school series, Bing is continuing to expand its UK licensing programme, building on the success the IP has seen across the toys and wider consumer product space to date. Last year, demand for Bing products enjoyed an 11 per cent year on year increase, while …

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Golden Bear tapped as plush partner for The Baby Club

Golden Bear has been named the plush partner for the popular CBeebies and iPlayer pre-school series, The Baby Club, presented by Giovanna Fletcher and Nigel Clarke. In a deal brokered by Rockpool Licensing, Golden Bear will be developing plush based on the growing family of characters featured in the show, …

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Golden Globe: How staying ahead of the curve put Golden Bear on the international stage

The park is pretty empty when Barry Hughes, managing director of Golden Bear, logs on to catch up with Australian colleague at 7am. An early start to marry-up the time zones means that they have the place to themselves, before the next slew of visitors start populating their allocated slots. …

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Golden Bear unveils new-look logo and innovative new website

The award-winning toy company, Golden Bear, has kicked off 2021 in style with the unveiling of new company branding and a transformed company website. Established over 40 years ago, and an icon among the toy communities, the famous Golden Bear logo has undergone its first makeover to take on a …

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