Coolabi Lands Licensees for ‘Clangers’

U.K. company Coolabi Group has secured six new licensees for CBeebies' long-running animation series, “Clangers.”

Immediate Media will launch Clangers as compilation titles in 2015, with a stand-alone magazine in spring 2016.

C&M Licensing, a joint venture of Cooneen & Misirli U.K., will develop children's nightwear, underwear and socks.

MV Sports will produce a range of wheeled toys including scooters, skates, trikes and pedal bikes, and a full complement of ride-on accessories.

Gemma International will make greeting cards and gift packaging, which will launch in 2016.

Trade Mark Collections will produce a wide range of bags, everything from backpacks to swim bags and accessories including umbrellas and purses.

"We are delighted to welcome such a respected and diverse range of new licensees to the Clangers portfolio,” says Valerie Fry, director of sales, Coolabi. "Their fantastic reputations and quality product development add to the excitement building for our newest preschool property."