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.
The Juicy Couture brand is expanding its retail presence in Europe with plans to add standalone locations and shop-in-shops.
Nickelodeon has tapped Jakks Pacific for a line of specialty figures and toys in the U.S. based on "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Crumbs Bake Shop has cooked up a deal with BJ's Wholesale Club to bring a selection of its baked goods to 201 club locations.
Jakks Pacific is planning to add a line of toys to its current range of role-play items featuring existing and upcoming Marvel characters and properties.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Nigel Pickard is stepping down from his role as chief executive officer of Zodiak U.K. Kids and chair of The Foundation.
After the expansion of its Fast & Easy chain was abandoned last year, Tesco is trying again, this time with fast fashion chain F&F.
Lima Sky has appointed Danish firm INK as licensing agent in the Nordics and Eastern Europe for its mobile game “Doodle Jump.”
Marika, a division of Fam Brands, has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Glance Eyewear.
LIMA U.K. has revealed details of its upcoming Licensing Essentials course and Spring Fling networking event, set for May 22 in London.
Lawless Entertainment has inked a new deal with Hoffman California Fabrics for fabric featuring the art property Suzy’s Zoo.
UL Consumer Products Group is offering a range of services to help European toy makers comply with the EU Toy Directive.
Penguin Children's Books is planning a series of new Dennis the Menace fiction in partnerhsip with DC Thompson.
Andre Javes has returned to Toys ‘R’ Us to serve as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Australia.
Indian preschool brand Purple Turtle has appointed The Licensing Group as its agent in North America.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with the concept store The Ave Venice for a range of custom-designed Uglydoll shoes.
Benjamin Moore has partnered with The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation for Williamsburg-branded paint.
Creativity International has teamed up with Tesco in the U.K. to feature Mister Maker craft packs.
Hasbro Studios has tapped Shout! Factory to handle worldwide distribution of the movie My Little Pony Equestria Girls.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has signed a new deal with the Parisian design outfit ElevenParis for statement t-shirts.
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