The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
Clive Spink has taken over as chief executive officer of the New Zealand production company Pukeko Pictures, as current CEO Andrew Smith leaves.
Off-price apparel and homewares retailer TJX Companies acquired the Australia off-price women's wear chain Trade Secret for AUD $80 million.
Saban Brands has announced a new fashion collaboration for its surf-inspired lifestyle brand Mambo with Australia-based designer Emma Mulholland.
The second season of "Guess How Much I Love You–The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare" will have its international premiere on ABC Kids in Australia this August.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship Gym franchise is aggressively expanding in the U.S. and Canada with plans to open more than 100 new locations this year.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has appointed Born Licensing to handle its clip licensing in Australia and New Zealand.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation's commercial division has decided to close its standalone ABC Shops as part of a new retail strategy.
Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has released "Pac-Man Bounce," a new puzzle adventure game for smartphone and tablet devices.
Following strong toy and DVD sales for “Thunderbirds Are Go," Australian agent Merchantwise has added several new licensing and retail partners for the TV series.
LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya has joined forces with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to create the world’s largest collection of DC Comics-inspired LEGO artwork.
Stationery company Santoro is seeking licensing opportunities for its newest design brand, Kori Kumi.
Atlantyca Entertainment has appointed Australian brand agency Merchantwise to represent its flagship Geronimo Stilton brand in Australia and New Zealand.
Australian retailer Woolworths has taken to the exclusive rights to the Australian technology solutions brand Hills.
Animation company Toonz Entertainment is setting up a dedicated subsidiary office in Auckland, New Zealand.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products unveiled its long-term consumer products strategy and key partnerships at its Australian upfront event Wednesday.
Burger King restaurants and DHX Brands, a part of DHX Media, have launched a global promotion featuring DHX’s boys’ action property "Slugterra."
YouTube and Halfbrick, the Australian game developer behind mobile game “Fruit Ninja,” will produce a slate of original content for YouTube.
Merchantwise has been appointed by ITV Studios Global Entertainment to manage the licensing program of the new “Thunderbirds Are Go!” TV series in Australia.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Dianne Guerreiro as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us, Australia.
Global publisher Parragon Books has partnered with Platinum Films to publish a range of activity formats for "Matt Hatter Chronicles" in Australia, the U.K. and South Africa.
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