DHX Brands is the dedicated brand management and consumer products arm of DHX Media Ltd. (TSX: DHX.A, DHX.B; NASDAQ: DHXM), one of the world’s leading children’s content and brands companies. DHX Brands specializes in creating, building and maintaining high-profile global entertainment brands within the children’s and young adult markets. With expertise in brand development, licensing, marketing and creative, we build and manage brands that captivate and inspire through engaging content, first-class distribution, quality consumer products, immersive live experiences and digital media. DHX Brands’ world-class portfolio includes Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Twirlywoos and In the Night Garden . DHX Brands has operations in London, Toronto, New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.
‘It’s Time for Teletubbies’ – A brand new series featuring the same much loved characters- Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po -hit screens late 2015 in the UK and rolled out internationally in 2016 . With a re-invigorated look for 21st century preschoolers, the new series showcases a fun and humorous world which captures the imagination of children and encourages them to learn from the world around them through laughter, real children and the power of technology. With strong ratings and up to 100 million views on You Tube per month, Teletubbies continues to captivate new audiences. The first consumer products launched in January 2016, with an award-winning toy line leading the way. This will follow with a full raft of products across all categories in S/S 17 from over 85 best-in-class licensees internationally.
Twirlywoos presents children aged 2 to 5 years with a funny flight of discovery. Featuring adorable antics of four characters: Great BigHoo, Toodloo, Chickedy and Chick, the series incorporates child-centric slapstick humour that encourages preschoolers to gain confidence in their own perceptions of the world. Following a strong performance for the series on CBeebies UK, the award winning toys and licensing program are sure to be a hit with young audiences. Twirlywoos, is due to launch internationally in 2016.
In the Night Garden is an enchanting and captivating world full of fascinating stories, nursery rhymes, music and humour which takes children 1 to 3 years old on an imaginative journey of discovery and understanding. Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy and Makka Pakka have become part bedtime rituals for many preschoolers, and the property is currently one of the top 10 fastest growing preschool properties in toys, with a strong licensing program in the UK, Australia and China.
Preschoolers love the hip and critically acclaimed show Yo Gabba Gabba!, which infuses retro-style and beat-driven music to teach simple life lessons. The series and live show stars DJ Lance Rock and features animated segments, real kids, special guests and colorful Gabba Land characters who love to sing, play and dance: Muno the red Cyclops, Foofa the pink flower-bubble, Brobee the little green one, Toodee the blue cat-dragon and Plex the yellow robot!
Preschooler favourite, Caillou, is an award-winning television series about an inquisitive four year old whose world is filled with learning, fun and imagination, inspiring generations of children to grow emotionally as they explore the world around them! With more than 25 years of heritage, the everyday experience and adventures of Caillou continues to empower millions of children all over the world.
What do an aspiring pop diva, a fashionista and a book worm have in common? Music! Co-created by Nick Cannon and Tom Lynch, Make It Pop is the brand new tween series following best friends and roommates, Sun Hi, Jodi and Corki who bond over their love for music, fashion and stardom to form their own band, XO-IQ. High energy with original songs, it’s the brand for girls who love music, fashion and laughter.
Slugterra is an action packed, boys' 6-11, sci‐fi, comedy adventure series set deep in the underground, where the ammo’s alive and only the quick survive! In this luminous, high‐tech world every cavern holds a new adventure, new battle and weird little slugs to be discovered. Eli Shane is determined to be the greatest slugslinging hero of them all. To do it, he’ll need to collect and train an army of little critters called slugs.