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.
Viacom International Media Networks Asia is collaborating with SMIT to launch the online edutainment platform My Nick Jr. in China.
BBC Worldwide has made new senior hires across business development, legal and finance for its Asia division.
Betty Boop and her younger self, Baby Boop, are adding some sparkle to children’s fashion this season, with a new line of apparel from Monnalisa.
Disney Interactive and Disney Channel have teamed with Little Orbit to develop video games based on Planes: Fire & Rescue and the tween telenovela “Violetta.”
Casino gaming company IGT is planning to bring the Japanese-inspired lifestyle brand Tokidoki to slot machines.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has opened its first dedicated office in Asia and appointed Pinky David as vice president, Asia Pacific.
Universal Studios Japan hosted the grand opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Friday that featured an unveiling of the Hogwarts castle.
Outfit7, the company behind Talking Tom and Friends, has appointed a raft of new licensing agents to expand its reach globally.
As part of its annual investor meeting, Gap, Inc. unveiled plans for major expansion in Asia.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and 3DBA are helping to cool down a resort in Jakarta, Indonesia, with an Ice Age-themed attraction.
Weta Workshop has teamed up with the China Post to create an online shopping portal for customers in China.
Von Dutch is re-emerging around the world with a robust profile that draws on the property’s artistic roots.
PGS Entertainment has sold "Secret KidVenture Club" to networks in Thailand, Brazil and Israel.
Zodiak Kids has appointed three new licensing agents in Scandinavia, Korea and South America for “Totally Spies!.”
The Walt Disney Company China has unveiled plans for the company's first store on the Chinese mainland.
Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan is making the move into licensing, with the launch of the new fashion and fitness lifestyle brand, HRX.
Global Pursuit has been named the exclusive licensing agent and promotions representative for the Albert Einstein brand in Asia.
Zodiak Kids has sold its kids’ detective series, “Sally Bollywood,” to a raft of broadcasters worldwide.
The Chinese video-on-demand company YOU on Demand Holdings has partnered with Nelvana Enterprises, Sesame Workshop and HIT Entertainment.
Studio 100 International has tapped Empire Licensing to represent May the Bee in South East Asia.
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