Paramount Secures Deals for Spiderwick

ITOYS Inc. and 518 Apparel Group Inc. have signed on to the licensing roster for The Spiderwick Chronicles (due February 2008) from Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies. ITOYS is creating a number of toys, including the “Seeing Stone” featured in the film, motion figures featuring magnetic motion action, and creature electronic puppets. 518 Apparel is creating junior’s and women’s sleepwear, daywear, undergarments, and loungewear emphasizing various characters from the film. The products will be available in multiple channels in early spring 2008.