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 speakers–street artist Kenny Scharf.
The Walt Disney Company has unveiled images for its Shanghai Disney Resort, set to open in China at the end of 2015.
Design house Santoro has opened its first pop-up boutique in the iconic London department store Harrods.
Viacom has teamed up with Globe International for a skater capsule collection featuring MTV’s Beavis and Butt-head.
Atlantyca Entertainment has renewed its licensing agreement with Sticasa for The Little Prince stickers and novelty items in Italy.
Auto company Chrysler and work wear brand Carhartt have teamed up for a second time, this time for the 2013.5 Chrysler 200 S mid-size sedan.
Disney Junior Latin America has picked up the interstitial series “The Beet Party,” created by Redrover and ToonBox Entertainment.
Unilever U.K. has teamed up with Kinnerton to bring its ice cream brands, Magnum, Cornetto and Mini Milk, to the chocolate aisle.
ZeptoLab has announced two new publishing deals for its hit app “Cut the Rope” in the U.K. and Ireland.
Atlantyca Entertainment has sold the Russian animated series “The Fixies” to Minimax in Pan-Eastern Europe, ERR in Estonia and D-Smart in Turkey.
LazyTown has teamed up with the American Heart Association for a character appearances at Heart Walks across the U.S.
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