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.
Perfetti Van Melle has appointed Beanstalk as the exclusive licensing agency in Greater China for its iconic lollipop brand Chupa Chups.
Gaming company King has signed a European licensing deal with apparel specialist Skybrands for its hit app “Candy Crush Saga.”
Debenhams, Matalan, Card Factory and Blue Inc have joined the roster of top retailers participating in BLE Retail Mentoring Programme.
Bonnier’s Outdoor Life magazine is building its branded consumer product line with the addition of two new lifestyle partners.
Crayola is planning a range of products featuring Lima Sky’s app property Doodle Jump, including mobile games and a line of craft kits.
CBeebies has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its new series “Swashbuckle” in the U.K.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has added new licensing partnerships for Platinum Films’ boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Peppa Pig, The Amazing World of Gumball and Room on the Broom were among the winner at the tenth British Animation Awards.
Ultimate Ears has unveiled the latest artist partnership for its line of UE Booms headphones–street artist Kenny Scharf.
Rocket is continuing to expand the licensing program for the hit BBC1 comedy “Mrs. Brown’s Boys.
Brand Extensions Russia has debuted two new programs for The Little Prince and Hallmark’s Forever Friends.
HGTV and HSN have launched a new multi-year partnership that will see HGTV become the face of HSN’s outdoor living category.
Zodiak Kids CP Paris is planning a summer cross-promotion at the Château de Versailles the sixth season of “Totally Spies!”
Fisher-Price’s line of toys featuring Silvergate Media’s preschool series “Octonauts” is arriving at stores in the U.S. this month.
Marvel Studios and 3D technology provider RealD are giving U.K. fans the chance to become Iron Man at six events in the region.
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has tapped Commonwealth Toy & Novelty for a line of plush toys.
Children’s TV producer Vodka has teamed up with Famosa for a line of soft toys featuring its Jelly Jam brand in Mexico.
Cypriot content distributor and licensing agency Brights, is expanding its reach through a series of new deals.
Zodiak Media’s Marathon Media has appointed Eryk Casemiro as chief creative officer, kids.
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