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.”
Discovery Communications has launched a new program based on the Discovery Channel TV series “Moonshiners.”
Spanish publisher RBA has released a new DVD collection of the ‘70s animated series “Heidi” in Italy.
PBS Kids and Whole Foods Market have partnered to offer families tools to support healthy eating.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment have tapped Mighty Fine as the first licensee for the new lifestyle brand Tamagotchi L.i.f.e.
The Brooklyn Brewery has launched an exclusive ale created specifically for this year’s New York Comic Con.
41 Entertainment has secured new licensees in Mexico and Latin America for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.
LIMA will sponsor Brand Licensing Hall, the mainland China licensing event and the largest licensing exposition in Asia.
Friderico Gatti is joining Russian licensing agency Megalicense International as its new chief executive officer.
41 Entertainment has appointed Zodiak Kids CP Paris to manage licensing for its PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures in France.
Betty Crocker and The Hershey Company have partnered for a new line of baking mixes inspired by candy.
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