Tag Archives: Pre-School

Mattel and Warner Music launch new Fisher-Price album Sooo Sleepy

Mattel’s Fisher-Price has partnered with Warner Music Group’s Arts Music Division to launch a new album for babies and toddlers, titled Sooo Sleepy. The album will feature 13 instrumental songs from across the Fisher-Price music library including original songs, lullaby versions of classical music, and more. It is availabke to …

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Rainbow Designs unveils new We’re Going on a Bear Hunt toys in Walker Books partnership

Rainbow Designs is encouraging children to undertake their own Bear Hunt adventures this year as it launches its new We’re Going on a Bear Hunt collection of soft and wooden toys to the market. Based on Walker Books’ classic storybook of the same title, the toys take inspiration from the …

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Spin Master names Penguin Young Readers its global publisher for Mighty Express

The global children’s entertainment company, Spin Master has secured a global publishing deal for its Mighty Express IP with Penguin Young Readers, a division of Penguin Random House. Under the new deal, the publisher will have the global rights to roll out 8x8s, board books, shaped board books, picture books, …

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Moose Toys secures toy rights to Silvergate Media’s pre-school hit Octonauts

Moose Toys has partnered with Silvergate Media to launch a new Octonauts toy line developed to support the popular animated pre-school series and the upcoming release of its spin-off series, Octonauts: Above & Beyond. First launched to screens in 2010, Octonauts has a global broadcast platform spanning multiple territories and …

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UK licensing agency Brand-Ward eyes toys, games and more for pre-school series Pikwik Pack

The UK-based licensing agency, Brand-Ward, has been tapped to represent Guru Studio’s latest pre-school series, Pikwik Pack across the UK and Ireland, with a focus on consumer products including toys and games. The licensing firm already represents Guru Studio’s True and the Rainbow Kingdom and will now add Pikwik Pack …

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TOMY teams with Universal Brand Development to launch Jurassic World Toomies

TOMY has embarked on a new licensing collaboration with Universal Brand Development to launch a new line of pre-school toys for its popular Toomies brand, based on the blockbuster Jurassic World franchise. Jurassic World id a $5 billion global franchise, and with Jurassic World: Dominion scheduled for release in June …

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Rainbow Designs to host virtual showcase of new Paddington, Peter Rabbit, Spirit and Bear Hunt collections

The New Year marks a major milestone for Rainbow Designs as the pre-school and plush toy specialist celebrates half a century with a virtual showcase to launch its 2021 product line-up and collections for the nursery, toy, and gift sectors. Retailers will have to opportunity to engage on one-to-one virtual …

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Early Learning Centre launches content and resource hub for home-schooling parents and carers

The Early Learning Centre has partnered with experts from across the educational sector to launch a new hub of content aimed at helping families throughout the lockdown period. With schools closed for a second time in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic, and with parents and carers home schooling once …

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RMS International named puzzles partner for popular pre-school property Blippi

RMS International has been named among a raft of six new UK-based licensing partners for the popular pre-school property, Blippi, thanks to the latest efforts of the show’s licensing agency, The Point. 1888. Under the new deal, RMS International will work with the brand’s owner, Moonbug Entertainment, a leading name …

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Orchard Toys appoints Banaghan & Co as exclusive distributor for Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Orchard Toys has appointed Banaghan & Co as its exclusive distributor for the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland in a partnership that came into effect as of January 1st this year. The pre-school games specialist took its time in making the appointment following the retirement of its Irish agent, …

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