Cartoon Network Enterprises To Be Responsible For Warner Bros Licensing And Merchandising In India

Cartoon Network Enterprises To Be Responsible For Warner Bros Licensing And Merchandising In India

Cartoon Network Enterprises To Be Responsible For Warner Bros Licensing And Merchandising In India: Also Including Bangladesh, Pakistan And Sri Lanka

Cartoon Network Enterprises has been appointed as the licensing representative for Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

The Cartoon Network licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products includes clothing, accessories, publishing, stationery, toys, gifts as well as branded foods, personal care products and licensed advertising promotions. Cartoon Network Enterprises already has a large licensing portfolio in South Asia, with 76 partners across India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, with footprints in both retail stores and online. In India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, Cartoon Network Enterprises will be in charge of a licencing portfolio consisting of films, television series, animated programmes and more. This includes brands including DC Comics Super Heroes Batman, Superman and The Flash, as well as Looney Tunes, Tom & Jerry, Scooby-Doo, Harry Potter and The Hobbit Trilogy.

Bianca Lee of Warner Bros Consumer Products: Greater China, Southeast Asia and India made this statement regarding the licensing deal:

“Turner has always been our close partner as we support their broadcasting and marketing of animation programs in the region. This extension of our relationship will now include representation of our consumer products licensing business in the region, which is a strategic collaboration that will be mutually beneficial.”

Turner Asia Pacific president Ricky Ow made this statement regarding the deal with Warner Bros.:

“This association embodies the spirit of collaboration within Time Warner and leverages our combined organisation’s strengths. We already operate some of the most loved leading brands in South Asia and this collaboration will benefit from our proven success and the future investments we will make in the region. We are delighted to add WBCP to our portfolio and are very bullish on its growth opportunities.”

http://www.televisionpost.com/television/cartoon-network-enterprises-to-be-warner-bros-lm-partner-in-india-and-3-neighbouring-countries/

Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific Acquires More Episodes Of Horrid Henry

Horrid Henry

Zodiak Kids has licensed Horrid Henry to Cartoon Network for its feeds in the Asia-Pacfic region and has also acquired the upcoming 4th season from Novel Entertainment.

Cartoon Network in the Asia-Pacific region has acquired season four, series three and has re-licensed seasons one and two. Cartoon Network will be broadcasting over 200 episodes on its Asia-Pacific feeds including CN Australia and New Zealand, CN India, CN Southeast Asia and CN Taiwan.

Mark Eyers, VP and chief content officer, Kids Networks, Turner International APAC, made this statement regarding the Horrid Henry episodes acquisition:

“Horrid Henry is a wonderfully funny show, and we are very excited to continue our relationship with Zodiak Kids and bring brand new episodes of this fantastic title to Cartoon Network as it continues to delight and entertain audiences in Asia”

Mike Watts, MD of Novel Entertainment made this statement regarding the deal with Cartoon Network APAC:

“Horrid Henry is an enduringly popular series with international appeal, which we see proven time and again through far reaching deals with stellar broadcasters like Cartoon Network.”

http://www.licensing.biz/news/read/cartoon-network-picks-up-horrid-henry/040896