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.
Talent agency N.S. Bienstock has been appointed as the licensing agent for Veria Living, a media brand devoted to health and wellness.
The new 3D Despicable Me Minion Mayhem attraction is set to open at the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park this spring.
Motor oil brand Mobil 1 has partnered with NASCAR driver Tony Stewart to bring back the classic car film Smokey and The Bandit.
Scooby-Doo is joining forces with the North Shore Animal League America’s Tour for an animal adoption tour across the U.S.
The owner of Albertson’s grocers has announced plans to buy competitor chain Safeway in a transaction valued at $9 billion.
Women's sports apparel brand Tail Activewear has launched a new line of collegiate licensed merchandise.
European fast fashion retailer Etam has launched a new line of lounge and sleepwear featuring The Smiley Brand.
Nine West, a division of The Jones Group, and the fashion magazine InStyle are expanding their limited edition footwear collaboration.
Xcel Brands has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Signal Brands to create a line of Isaac Mizrahi New York suitcases and travel accessories.
Striker Entertainment has tapped Next Games to create a mobile game based on the AMC’s zombie drama series “The Walking Dead.”
Children's content producer Vodka has named Simba Toys as the master toy licensee in the EMEA region for its new multi-platform brand Bugsted.
U.S. retailer Dick’s Sporting Goods has announced plans for a new Field & Stream specialty retail concept, with the first store set to open this fall.
Keds has is releasing a limited edition Champion sneaker as part of it sponsorship of Taylor Swift’s upcoming North American tour.
More than 250 global licensees are on board as Studio 100’s new CGI children’s series “Maya the Bee” begins to roll out internationally.
Santoro continues to add to its roster of European partners for the art brand Gorjuss.
kathy ireland Worldwide has announced plans to exhibit for the first time at this year’s Licensing Expo in the new Fashion District area.
U.K. retailer ASDA has announced a new direct-to-retail deal with MGA Entertainment’s Little Tikes brand.
The British Olympic Association has appointed IMG Licensing to create a licensing program for its Team GB brand.
Moonscoop has sold its series “Code Lyoko Evolution” into a range of new territories.
Zodiak Kids has named Scholastic as the North American master publishing partner for its preschool show “Tickety Toc.”
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