MADRID – Nottingham Forest today announced Saban Brands has appointed the agency as the Licensing, Merchandising and Promotion Agent for Power Rangers in Spain and Portugal. Nottingham Forest will develop marketing and licensing plans to continue growth for the iconic, global franchise in Iberia. Power Rangers Ninja Steel currently airs on Neox Kidz in Spain and SIC is the Portuguese broadcaster. The full Power Rangers library is available on Netflix. Created by Haim Saban and premiering … [Read more...] about Nottingham Forest to represent Power Rangers in Iberia
Los Angeles, CA – Saban Brands and MarVista Entertainment will officially debut the upcoming season, Power Rangers Super Megaforce, to the international television market at MIP Jr. this year. Power Rangers Super Megaforce Following the August 2013 announcement of the UK’s Channel 5 acquisition of Saban’s PowerRangers Megaforce, Saban Brands and MarVista Entertainment have finalised licensing … [Read more...] about MIPCOM: Saban and MarVista to debut “Power Rangers Super Megaforce”
Los Angeles, California – Saban Brands has launched a new Global Consumer Products division, merging its domestic and international licensing and merchandising teams into a cohesive unit. The department is led by Kirk Bloomgarden, who serves as Senior Vice President of Global Consumer Products. The new division focuses on the global expansion of licensing programmes for all Saban Brands properties and for driving the strategic consumer product plans with licensees, … [Read more...] about Saban Brands launches Global Consumer Products division
London – LOVEFiLM.com, an Amazon company, has announced a deal with BBC Worldwide on Friday to bring acclaimed children’s shows for streaming instantly. The shows include Teletubbies for pre-schoolers, the family drama The Sarah Jane Adventures and the interactive live-action show Balamory. The introduction of BBC’s premium content to the website is an addition to the expanding library of TV shows for the younger audience, following content deals with Aardman, eOne, DHX … [Read more...] about Children’s favourites from the BBC come to Amazon’s LOVEFiLM
New York – Saban Brands has announced that its new animated preschool series inspired by the Paul Frank family of characters, Julius Jr., will air on Nick Jr. in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand this year. Following the adventures of a young version of Julius the Monkey, Julius Jr. will mark the first television vehicle for Paul Frank. Since its founding in 1997, in a Huntington Beach garage, the lifestyle fashion brand has become globally recognised for its fresh and … [Read more...] about Saban Brands’ Julius Jr. to air on Nick Jr.
Los Angeles – Saban Brands has acquired the Digimon franchise, adding the long-running Japanese anime property to its growing portfolio of entertainment assets. The acquisition, which encompasses rights to the property outside of Asia, continues the company’s growth since reacquiring the Power Rangers property and purchasing lifestyle brand Paul Frank in 2010, among others. Saban Brands will work with MarVista Entertainment for distribution of the series outside of Asia. Japanese … [Read more...] about Saban Brands acquires Digimon property