A year in review and look ahead at the market Down Under. Editorial is provided by License! Global’s Australian content partner, The Bugg Report.
Walls 360 is featuring the work of artist Caleb Gray in a new line of removable wall decals for kids.
Wham-O and Precious Tales are planning a line of pet products inspired by classic Wham-O toy brands such as Frisbee and Hula Hoop.
Perry Ellis International has signed with Parigi Group to develop children’s apparel for its Perry Ellis and Original Penguin brands.
Barnes & Noble is celebrating the 45th anniversary of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar with a series of hands-on events across the U.S.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has opened its first dedicated office in Asia and appointed Pinky David as vice president, Asia Pacific.
Universal Studios Japan hosted the grand opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Friday that featured an unveiling of the Hogwarts castle.
Spin Master has filed a civil lawsuit in California to stop the manufacture and sale of Stafly toys, which it claims infringe on its Flutterbye toy.
Dynamite Entertainment has partnered with Ubisoft for a comic book series based on the “Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell” video game franchise.
Limon and Oli's publishing and licensing representative Mart Agency has signed two new partners for the classic Turkish comic strip brand.
Oscar de la Renta is planning a limited edition tabletop collection created in collaboration with the New York Botanical Garden.
Animaccord Animation Studios has partnered with the Panini Group for Masha and The Bear sticker albums in Russia.
VIZ Media has become the North American master licensee for the anime series “K.”
A new range of balloons featuring designs from artist Rachel Ellen are now on sale across Europe through partner Qualatex.
Anchor Bay Entertainment has partnered with My Gym for a new “Chuggington” cross-promotion.
Fender Musical Instruments has signed a deal with rock ‘n’ roll clothier Dragonfly Clothing for a lifestyle fashion collection.
Where’s Waldo? will serve as New York City’s fifth official Family Ambassador in a new partnership with DreamWorks Classics.
Turner Broadcasting’s LazyTown brand has renewed a number of licensing partnerships in Australia.
Dialectyx Solutions is planning a new online educational program based on the Sony's “Dragons’ Den.”
Turner CN Enterprises has restructured its EMEA consumer products team.
Lotus is getting ready for the British Grand Prix June 28-30 with a new range of toys and collectibles in the U.K.
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