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.
Publisher Aadarsh is planning a series of manuals in India about licensing created in collaboration with LIMA.
IMG Licensing has signed on to expand Novamex’s beverage brand Jarritos into new categories.
The Trump Organization has their licensing partner, Serta, to supply mattresses in one of its renovated resorts.
Ellestone Apparel has taken a strategic stake in the holding company of U.K. clothing manufacturer The Fielding Group.
The National Basketball Association has teamed up with Netshoes to launch the first official NBA online store in Mexico.
As ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” enters its 17th season, Stila Cosmetics has launched a line of makeup inspired by the show.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment, has announced a new U.K. distribution deal for Babar games and puzzles.
Endemol U.K. has made two senior management promotions.
Appliance brand Whirlpool has released a new mobile app designed to make doing laundry easy and fun.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing and Stride Rite have teamed up for a new toddler shoe featuring Curious George.
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