Spotify Looks to Audiobooks, Ticket Sales In Next Steps for Bu...
Music - Podcasts - Publishing - Streaming

Spotify Chief Financial Officer Paul Vogel touted the company’s early ticketing efforts as one way of boosting monetization at the music streaming and podcast company. The company has recently been...

Hollywood Reporter
September 7, 2022

The Jim Henson Company and a Kids Company About Partner to Dev...
Music - Online - Partnerships - Podcasts - Press Releases

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, producer of the recent critically-acclaimed series Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock and Harriet the Spy, has partnered wit...

Faisal Hussain
July 14, 2022

Philadelphia Cream Cheese Opens Feeladelphia, A First Of Its K...
CPG - Dining - Household - Press Releases - Publishing

Philadelphia cream cheese is partnering with award-winning chefs Jeremiah Stone and Fabián Von Hauske Valtierra to deliver a multi-sensorial and feelings-based dining concept and cookbook experience....

Sasha Villalobos
July 11, 2022

Fanatics Collectibles and Topps Announce Comprehensive College...
Partnerships - Press Releases - Publishing - Retail - Sports

NEW YORK, June 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Fanatics Collectibles, the trading cards and collectibles division of Fanatics, and Topps, its cornerstone sports trading card brand, announced new broa...

Faisal Hussain
June 9, 2022

Country Music’s Biggest Stars Celebrate What America Mea...
Influencers - Music - Press Releases - Publishing

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- AARP The Magazine is taking a moment to celebrate all that unites us this Independence Day. In the June/July issue, country legends Dolly Parton, Zac Bro...

Faisal Hussain
May 31, 2022

Nicholas Sparks Sets 3 Films at Universal Pictures
Publishing - Theatrical

Nicholas Sparks, the author of romantic weepies like “The Notebook,” “A Walk to Remember,” “Dear John” and “The Last Song,” is partnering with Universal Pictures to produce three featu...

Variety
May 18, 2022

McDonald’s USA Draws Up Partnership with Digital Comic P...
Dining - Partnerships - Press Releases - Publishing

CHICAGO, May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's USA has joined forces with WEBTOON, the world's largest digital comic platform, to shine a light on Asian Pacific American (APA) voices through a we...

Faisal Hussain
May 3, 2022

Audible Sets Deal With George Clooney & Grant Heslov’s ...
Online - Partnerships - Podcasts - Press Releases - Publishing

Audible today announced an exclusive, multi-project development deal with Smokehouse Pictures, the production company founded by Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actor, director, and producer Ge...

Faisal Hussain
May 3, 2022

Sports Illustrated Prepares to Enter the Hotel Business
Attractions - Live Entertainment - Publishing - Sports

Sports Illustrated is branching out from magazines and publishing and lending its name and spirit to a new line of resort hotels. California-based Storyland Studios will master plan and design the imm...

Theme Park Insider
April 12, 2022

Dolly Parton to Star in & Produce Hello Sunshine Movie of...
Music - Publishing - Streaming - Theatrical

A big screen take of Dolly Parton and James Patterson’s bestselling novel, Run, Rose, Run, is in the works at Hello Sunshine, one which the 11x Grammy winning, 2x Oscar nominated singer-songwriter w...

Deadline
March 22, 2022

Ally Financial & DC Comics Team Up on AR Experience &...
Finance - Publishing

DC Comics and its parent company WarnerMedia partnered with Ally Financial to launch an augmented reality (AR) experience, known as Milestone ARchives, where users attending South By Southwest (SXSW) ...

Marketing Dive
March 18, 2022

ABBOTT ELEMENTARY and Scholastic to Provide Free Book Fairs to...
Partnerships - Publishing - Television

Hey, Abbott! No, not that one. The new ABC show Abbott Elementary is partnering with Scholastic in a campaign to provide schools with free book fairs. The book fairs are taking place from March 14-Ma...

Deadline
March 15, 2022

WarnerMedia Launches The WM Inclusive, a New Hub for All Thing...
Attractions - Live Entertainment - Press Releases - Publishing - Streaming

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today WarnerMedia announced the launch of its new hub, WM Inclusive as the intersection of all things Equity + Inclusion across the company’s diverse roster of brands, co...

Faisal Hussain
March 10, 2022

Eddie Bauer Productions Launches New Content Platform “E...
Fashion - Press Releases - Publishing - Retail - Streaming

BELLEVUE, Wash., March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of content that is created to inspire, enable and empower people to have meaningful outdoor experiences, Eddie Bauer, the iconic outdoor br...

Faisal Hussain
March 9, 2022

Unpublished Dr. Seuss Illustrations to Be Adapted as Book Line
Classic Characters - Publishing

Dr. Seuss Enterprises and Random House Children’s Books are gearing up to launch Seuss Studios, a new original book range based on a collection of unpublished sketches and illustrations by Ted Geise...

Kidscreen
March 3, 2022

Mindy Kaling Sets Up Book Studio at Amazon, Will Adapt Titles ...
Publishing - Streaming

Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project, The Office) has partnered with Amazon to launch Mindy’s Book Studio, a boutique publishing works selected by Kaling, which the six-time Emmy nominee will look to ada...

Deadline
February 16, 2022

LORD OF THE RINGS, THE HOBBIT Movie, Gaming Rights Up for Sale
Publishing - Streaming - Television

Hollywood is about to stampede into Middle Earth. An array of movie, merchandising, gaming and live event rights to “Lord of the Rings,” “The Hobbit” and other titles from author J.R.R. Tolkie...

Variety
February 11, 2022

DC and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Reveal New Comics, Books...
Fashion - Finance - Partnerships - Press Releases - Publishing

BURBANK, CA, Feb. 2, 2022 — Throughout February, DC and Warner Bros. Consumer Products will honor the artistic expression and contributions of Black comic creators, artists and characters by unveil...

Faisal Hussain
February 3, 2022

New York Times Buys Wordle for a Price in the ‘Low-Seven...
Online - Publishing

The New York Times has purchased Wordle, the daily word game that has recently taken the internet by storm. The publication announced the acquisition in a press release on Monday, writing: “As The ...

Variety
February 1, 2022

Valpak Partners with Crayola to Celebrate Black History Month
CPG - Press Releases - Publishing

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., January 27, 2022 – Direct mail advertising leader Valpak is amplifying a message of awareness and education to its audience of over 41 million homes this February. With th...

Angelina Luspo
January 28, 2022

POPEYE to Launch the Most Advanced, Rewarding, and Sustainable...
Publishing - Travel

Popeye is partnering with Pick a Pier, the online platform that connects boaters and marinas, to launch Popeye® Sail Club — the most advanced, rewarding and sustainable boating club — in spring 2...

Licensing Magazine
January 27, 2022

PERCY JACKSON AND THE OLYMPIANS Series Greenlit at Disney+
Publishing - Streaming

The “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” series has officially been picked up at Disney Plus, Variety has learned. The series adaptation of the Rick Riordan book series was first reported as being i...

Variety
January 26, 2022

Consumers Can Win $1,000 With Valpak’s January Envelope
Press Releases - Publishing

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- New year, new opportunity to kick it off right with the Valpak Blue Envelope! To help with holiday shopping hangovers and New Year's resolutions,...

Faisal Hussain
January 7, 2022

6 Pitch-Perfect Music Opportunities for 2022
Music - Opportunity Blogs - Podcasts - Podcasts - Publishing

From country and rock musicians to Kidz Bop and radio shows and more, take a look at six opportunities to make a musical partnership sing with Corporate Members of The L.A. Office... Universal ...

Abby Calcara
December 16, 2021

Elle Ditches Fur In Magazine & Online Content Worldwide
Fashion - Non-Profit - Publishing

Elle magazine said fur will no longer appear in its magazine —published in 45 global editions — in order to boost animal welfare and cater to younger consumers who perceive fur as unfashionable. ...

Forbes
December 3, 2021

Riverdale Pays Tribute to Archie Comics in 100th Episode
Publishing - Television

Riverdale's Dec. 14 episode, "Chapter One Hundred: The Jughead Paradox," marks a major milestone for Archie (KJ Apa), Betty (Lili Reinhart), Veronica (Camila Mendes) and Jughead (Cole Sprouse). No, we...

MSN
December 3, 2021

Popsugar is Partnering with Target for its New Fitness Line
Fashion - Publishing - Retail - Streaming

Popsugar is continuing to invest in traditional retail, and will launch a new line of home fitness gear in partnership with Target this December. The line of yoga mats, weights and other starter gym ...

Modern Retail
December 1, 2021

Scholastic Announces The Christmas Pig: A Virtual Event With J...
Live Entertainment - Online - Publishing - Streaming

NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education, and media company, today announced "The Christmas Pig: A Virtual Event with J.K. Rowling ...

Faisal Hussain
December 1, 2021

Sega, Mattel, Hasbro, and More: Netflix’s 2021 Kids̵...
Publishing - Streaming - Toys

Here at Kidscreen, we spend a lot of time talking with buyers about what content they want. But it’s one thing to say you want to buy a certain type of show, and a whole other thing to go out and pi...

Kidscreen
November 29, 2021

Disney+ Picks Up THE HARDY BOYS Series
Publishing - Streaming

Disney+ has picked up seasons one and two of The Hardy Boys to stream internationally (excluding the US and Canada) starting in 2022. The exact premiere date and additional information on included t...

Kidscreen
October 22, 2021

MiLB & Marvel Entertainment Partner as ‘Defenders o...
Publishing - Sports - Streaming - Theatrical

Minor League Baseball has announced a three-year partnership with Marvel Entertainment, one of the world’s most prominent storytelling brands, for an exciting event series that will play out in ball...

MiLB
October 22, 2021

6 Blockbuster Gaming and Esports Partnerships From 2021
CPG - Esports - Gaming - Non-Profit - Partnership Blogs

Gaming and esports partnerships had a strong 2021, coming on the heels of rapid growth in the past few years. The space is primed to become the largest sector of the entertainment business, and with t...

Abby Calcara
October 14, 2021

Netflix & Starbucks Partner For Book Club Series
Publishing - Streaming

Netflix is ready to talk books over coffee. The streamer announced Wednesday that they will launch Netflix Book Club, a book club where readers will hear about new books, films and series adaptations...

Hollywood Reporter
October 13, 2021

THE BOXCAR CHILDREN Series in Development from Leonardo DiCapr...
Publishing - Streaming - Television

Chicago-based Albert Whitman Media, a division of publishing house Albert Whitman & Company, has tapped Leonardo DiCaprio’s LA-based Appian Way Productions (The Wolf of Wall Street) to co-produc...

Kidscreen
September 30, 2021

DC to Give Away Free NFTs for FanDome
Finance - Publishing - Streaming - Television - Theatrical

DC FanDome is already expected to have comic book fans buzzing thanks to a new trailer for The Batman, the first footage from The Flash movie and more. Now fans have another incentive to attend the on...

Hollywood Reporter
September 29, 2021

Legendary Picks Up Film, TV Rights to HEATHCLIFF
Publishing - Television - Theatrical

Move over Garfield, there’s a new cat in town. Or rather, the previous cat is back and looking to score the spotlight. Legendary has picked up the feature and TV rights to Heathcliff, the comic str...

Hollywood Reporter
September 28, 2021

Netflix Acquires Roald Dahl Story Company, Plans Extensive Uni...
Publishing - Streaming

Netflix has acquired the Roald Dahl Story Company (RDSC) and will expand their existing deal to create a universe spanning several formats. A current deal between the companies, struck in 2018, cover...

Variety
September 22, 2021

DC Comics Partners with Esports Org FaZe Clan for Limited-Edit...
Esports - Publishing

North American organisation FaZe Clan has announced a partnership with comic book publisher DC Comics. As a result, the two parties will collaborate on a limited-edition comic book featuring a number...

Esports Insider
September 8, 2021

Topps Out, as MLB Card Provider After 70-Year Partnership; Fan...
Finance - Publishing - Retail - Sports

Topps has been synonymous with trading cards, particularly baseball cards, for 70 years. That era will soon be over. Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association are ending...

The New York Times
August 23, 2021

Scholastic to Release Friends Series
Publishing - Streaming - Television

Scholastic is to release a new set of illustrated books for children and adult fans, based on the TV series "Friends", in partnership with Warner Bros. The first book in the set will be a picture boo...

The Bookseller
August 12, 2021

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