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.
Betty Crocker and The Hershey Company have partnered for a new line of baking mixes inspired by candy.
Celebrity interior designer and TV personality Jennifer Adams is expanding into fabric.
Toys ‘R’ Us has released its annual Holiday Hot Toy List, showcasing dozens of top toys for kids of all ages this holiday season.
JTMG has secured an apparel partnership with American Classics for the NBC series “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” and “Bates Motel.”
Nickelodeon and Spain’s Parque de Atracciones de Madrid are planning to open the first Nickelodeon-branded attraction in Spain.
Independent entertainment company Silvergate Media has launched its own TV distribution arm.
E L James, author of the romance novel Fifty Shades of Grey, has launched a collection of wines inspired by the book series.
Planeta Junior has signed on to represent BondiBand in the EMEA territories for broadcasting, licensing and merchandising.
Zodiak Kids will serve as the French sub-agent for d-rights’ boys’ action property B-Daman Crossfire.
Nickelodeon has ordered 26 episodes of two new animated series and has ordered four live-action pilots.
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