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.”
HGTV Home is teaming up with Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores in the U.S. for a new line of home décor fabrics and trims, in a deal brokered by Beanstalk.
1,800 brands from consumer goods categories like publishing, sports and food will be highlighted in the new Brands and Agents area of Licensing Expo.
Fashion designer Nanette Lepore is expanding into the home category in a new partnership with Peking Handicraft.
Viacom International Media Networks Asia has renewed its strategic alliance with Global TV in Indonesia and appointed a new licensing agent in the country.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has signed a series of new deals for its top movie brands including Psycho, Back to the Future, Field of Dreams and Scarface.
Carmella Johns Unlimited has been appointed to represent Salvador Dali’s “El Triomf I el Rodoli de la Gala I en Dali" in North America.
Entertainment One Family has announced a number of broadcast deals for several of its children’s shows.
Children’s TV producer Vodka has teamed up with Famosa for a line of soft toys featuring its Jelly Jam brand in Mexico.
Zodiak Kids has partnered with Trademark Collections for a range of Tickety Toc bags in the U.K. and Eire.
Wild Pumpkin Licensing has signed on to represent Bubble Gum Interactive’s online kids’ world “Space Heroes Universe!.”
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