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.
Betty Boop and her younger self, Baby Boop, are adding some sparkle to children’s fashion this season, with a new line of apparel from Monnalisa.
Disney Interactive and Disney Channel have teamed with Little Orbit to develop video games based on Planes: Fire & Rescue and the tween telenovela “Violetta.”
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana Enterprises has teamed with Sunwing Vacations to send some of its characters to resorts in the Caribbean and Central America.
Bandai Namco Games Europe is planning a new video game for Nintendo 3DS based on Viz Media’s anime property, Tenkai Knights.
Brand Central has signed on to develop a consumer products program for the design and lifestyle company Dwell Media.
OPI and Ford Motor Company are planning a limited edition nail lacquer collection inspired by the Ford Mustang.
Kellogg Company is getting in on The Amazing Spider-Man 2 action with a new game app that let’s players step into the world of the upcoming
Casino gaming company IGT is planning to bring the Japanese-inspired lifestyle brand Tokidoki to slot machines.
The Good Sign brand, which literally features a yellow road sign that reads “This is a Good Sign,” has signed a series of new licensing deals.
Walls 360 is featuring the work of artist Caleb Gray in a new line of removable wall decals for kids.
DQ Entertainment has signed a slew of distribution deals for its kids’ shows including “The Jungle Book,” “Robin Hood” and “Peter Pan.”
Mind Candy will support the charity BBC Children in Need with a series of cross-promotional activities in the U.K.
Discovery Enterprises International is highlighting a slate of family-friendly, consumer product programs at BLE this week.
Rovio Entertainment will open the new Angry Birds Activity Park Gran Canaria Thursday at the Gran Canaria holiday resort in Puerto Rico.
Following its debut appearance at Brand Licensing Europe last month, Outfit7 has signed a series of deals for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
Disney Store U.K.’s annual Share in the Magic charity campaign launched Wednesday with an event at the London’s Oxford Street location.
Nurture Rights has appointed Paul Lamond Games as the U.K. licensee for Dinosaur Roar! puzzles and games.
Body Glove International has teamed up with Plangea to create a new line of pet products featuring the water sports and outdoor brand.
BBC Worldwide U.K. has appointed Golden Bear Toys as the master toy partner for the first-ever range of CBeebies toys.
Apparel brand Robert Graham has tied up a deal with LJP International to enter the footwear market for both men and boys.
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