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.
Sony Pictures Entertainment and Mattel are teaming up to give Barbie her first-ever live-action feature film.
Activision Publishing has revealed the newest installment to the Skylanders gaming franchise.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has tapped apparel manufacturer Bioworld as the first licensee for ABC’s new comedy series, “The Goldbergs.”
With the “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures” TV series performing well, 41 Entertainment has granted a swath of new licensees for the property.
DHX Media has renewed its deal with BBC Worldwide Asia to represent “Teletubbies” and “In the Night Garden” in China.
Lazy Oaf has launched a new of Garfield-branded apparel for men and women in a deal brokered by Bulldog Licensing.
Cupcake Digital and DreamWorks Animation have released a new story app based on the TV series “Dragons: Defenders of Berk.”
Enesco has signed on to create a gifting range for Lori Lichtman-Sander and Patti Ray’s Mamasana brand.
The Collegiate Licensing Company, the licensing affiliate of IMG College, has named Nicole Armentrout as senior director, marketing.
Three licensing executives conquered the London Marathon and raised more than £6,700 for The Light Fund.
Bulls Licensing, worldwide agent for the Moomins heritage brand, has appointed The Agency to represent the property in France and Benelux.
German shoe retailer Deichmann is promoting Leomil’s collection of Mia and me girls’ shoes this spring.
Zodiak Kids has appointed FranceTV Distribution to manage the licensing of its new animated series “Lolirock” in France and French-speaking territories.
Warner Bros. Records has promoted Lori Feldman to executive vice president, brand partnerships and creative synch licensing.
Jakks Pacific has released the first product in its line of toys inspired by the upcoming feature film Godzilla.
Beanstalk is expanding its territorial reach through a new strategic partnership with Indian brand licensing agency The Wild East Group.
Spin Master has filed civil lawsuits against two Chinese manufacturers to stop the manufacture of counterfeit Flutterbye Flying Fairies.
The Walt Disney Company has tapped ABC News president Ben Sherwood to fill Anne Sweeney's shoes at Disney/ABC Television Group.
Google has joined forces with Luxottica Group to design, develop and distribute a new breed of eyewear for its Glass program.
CBS Consumer Products is introducing merchandising programs for "Under the Dome,” “The Millers” and “Ray Donovan.”
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