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.
Steve Madden has launched a new line of footwear and handbags from Kendall and Kylie Jenner, the younger sisters of the Kardashian clan.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled its new product line for the new Cars brand, Neon.
Entertainment One Licensing continues to expand the Peppa Pig brand in the U.S. with the launch of birthday-themed content and products.
SEGA Europe is strengthening its presence in Iberia with the appointment of two new licensing agents in the region for Sonic the Hedgehog.
Studio 100 International and its licensing agent, Merchantwise, have appointed Headstart International as master toy licensee for the Blinky Bill brand.
Oral-B has launched an interactive oral care app for kids in collaboration with Disney and Marvel that is powered by DreamPlay.
Zumba Fitness is teaming up with Viacom to promote its lifestyle brand in Poland via the TV series “Miłość na Bogata” (“Rich Love”).
Nickelodeon has launched an interactive, digital Kids' Choice Awards-themed e-book, the first-ever dedicated book produced for a live awards show.
Bulls Licensing, worldwide agent for the Moomins heritage brand, has appointed The Agency to represent the property in France and Benelux.
A host of British celebrities took part in Simon and Schuster’s re-launch of the Miffy book brand.
Classic British lifestyle brand Laura Ashley has partnered with Merison Groep for a contemporary kitchen and tabletop collection.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has new partners for its classic brands and 2013 tentpoles in Russia.
Zodiak Kids has signed two new partners and renewed a third for the CBeebies preschool show “Mister Maker.”
Fathead has launched its newest product - Fat Dots, removable stickers for the home button on iOS devices.
Video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment has appointed Sandra Arcan as senior manager of licensing and merchandising, EMEA.
U.K. construction equipment manufacturer JCB is building the presence of its kids’ toys line with the Fresh Air campaign this spring.
Pedigree Books has announced plans to continue its partnership with classic music brand Smash Hits for a series of music annuals.
MGA Entertainment is planning Real Bratz, a U.S. advocacy campaign aimed at inspiring girls with messages of excellence.
American Greetings Properties has signed new deals for Strawberry Shortcake and Care Bears in Asia and Australia.
Lawless Entertainment has inked a new deal with Hoffman California Fabrics for fabric featuring the art property Suzy’s Zoo.
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