Nickelodeon Consumer Products International announced several European deals across product categories for its girls’ properties.
In Germany, Kaufmann Neuheiten will launch Dora the Explorer and iCarly car accessories this summer. The deal for car accessories includes a variety of car sunshades, storage bins, air fresheners, organizers, seatbelt pads, neck pillows and back seat protectors for distribution in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
In Spain and Portugal, Lugar Difusion will produce Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants accessories including hair clips, necklaces, bracelets, rings, earrings, belts, neck pillows, patches, zip pulls, badges, shoelaces, buttons, brushes, mirrors and combs.
Also in Spain, D’Arpeje will make Dora the Explorer roller skates, roller blades, knee pads, elbow pads, gloves, helmets and sport bottles.
In two separate deals in South Africa, Dora the Explorer outerwear and sleepwear is being launched by Seardel and Rank Sharp will produce SpongeBob SquarePants wellington boots and casual shoes.
NCP U.K. inked multiple deals, including Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants baking and party products from Wilton Industries for sale in the U.K., EireIreland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Benelux and France. Gemma International will launch Dora the Explorer greeting cards, gift and roll wrap in the U.K., EireIreland, Cyprus and Malta. Star Cutouts signed a deal for life-size cardboard character cutouts of SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer. iCarly and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
NCP U.K. also signed three separate technology accessory deals. Accessories 4 Technology will launch Dora the Explorer computer console accessories in U.K., Ireland, Benelux, Greenland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Iceland. Lazerbuilt will launch SpongeBob SquarePants mobile phone and MP3 accessories, and Zeon will produce SpongeBob SquarePants computer accessories and gift lines, both for the U.K. and Ireland.