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.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Stephen B. Sobhani to the newly created position of vice president, international.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Perfetti Van Melle and Aspire Brands are bringing together their brands Chupa Chups and Lip Smacker for a range of beauty products.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has signed a slew of new deals for its boys’ property Slugterra in Turkey, Greece, South Africa and Latin America.
Splash Entertainment has finalized international sales for its 3D feature film Dive Olly Dive and the Pirate Treasure.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is pairing with Puma for a range of co-branded gear featuring Tom and Jerry and Superman.
4K Media has launched website for the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated series and trading card game worldwide outside of Asia.
Zodiak Kids has appointed MBC3 (part of MBC Group) to represent its preschool series “Tickety Toc” in the Middle East and North Africa.
Turner Broadcasting has appointed former Mattel executive Johanne Broadfield to the role of vice president, Cartoon Network Enterprises, EMEA.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA and the National Basketball Association hosted thier first co-branded basketball clinic in London Wednesday.
41 Entertainment has appointed MBC Licensing & Merchandising as its agent in MENA for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association has tapped Cool Gear International for a range of 2014 FIFA World Cup collectibles.
Planeta Junior has signed on to represent BondiBand in the EMEA territories for broadcasting, licensing and merchandising.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is bringing some of its top brands to retail loyalty programs through a new partnership with TCC.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has announced plans to hold an awards ceremony at BLE to recognize its top licensing partners.
Carte Blanche Group has partnered with two distributors in South Africa to develop and grow the Me to You, Tatty Teddy & My Blue Nose Friends and Tiny Tatty Teddy brands.
With a new team in place and a newly redefined global presence established, DreamWorks Animation is heading into Brand Licensing Europe with a razor sharp focus on building its core brands around the world.
After five years of continuing domestic growth, Alan Fenwick discusses Turner CN Enterprises’ plans to take the comedy series ‘Adventure Time’ global, beginning with the EMEA.
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