Cottonwood Media appoints Retail Monster as Uk Licensing agent for Find Me in Paris
Animation & Characters
Premium European Kids content producer Cottonwood Media, (a Federation Kids & Family company), has appointed Retail Monsteras exclusive UK licensing agent for the hit tween drama series Find Me in Paris.
Retail Monster will be responsible for the development of Find Me in Paris branded licensed products and merchandise throughout the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, & Northern Ireland).
The deal was brokered by Ana Micoud, who leads Cottonwood’s licensing business through her company The Wizards.
“We were looking for an agency with a proven-track record and an in-depth knowledge of UK retailer’s needs, in order to explore the rich consumer product potential of this fabulous hit show. With Retail Monster, we feel we have struck the right partnership for the UK market, and look forward to seeing the successful broadcasting appeal of Find Me in Paris translate into iconic and targeted merchandise over the coming months,” said Ana Micoud, Founder, The Wizards.
The roll-out of licensing activities for the Find Me in Paris brand in the UK will be managed by Gemma Witts, who joined Retail Monster from CPLG during which time she built strong relationships with major UK retailers and oversaw a diverse portfolio of entertainment brands such as Despicable Me and Minions, Care Bears, and Sesame Street, to name a few.
“We are excited to be working with Cottonwood Media and to support the Find Me in Parislicensing programme throughout the UK. The strong ratings for the show on Nickelodeon and the brilliant content plan in place for this brand, will help drive a great programme offering a very fresh and new brand for the Girls and Tween space. We look forward to delivering product and retail partnerships that really capture the empowering spirit of Find Me in Paris,” said Gemma Witts, Managing Director for Europe, Retail Monster.
With Season Three commencing principal photography in July, Find Me in Paris, which first premiered in the UK on Nickelodeon in September 2018, features an all-round international cast including British actors Isabelle Allen, (Netflix’s Safe, Les Misérables), and Jake Swift (Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism).