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.
Studio 100 International has appointed ABC Licensing to represent its flagship brand, Maya the Bee, in Australia and New Zealand.
Paws, Inc. and its regional licensing agents have signed a series of new deals for Garfield around the world.
Jam Brands has added a swath of new partners for the Paddington Bear brand in the Canada, the U.S., Australia and New Zealand.
Nick Jr. Australia has picked up the broadcasting rights for the preschool series “Bradley and Bee.”
4K Media has launched website for the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated series and trading card game worldwide outside of Asia.
As part of the studio's television growth strategy, Warner Bros. Television Group has acquired all of the Eyeworks Groups.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced a raft of new deals for Nickelodeon animation franchises that span multiple countries.
Ben Richardson has been promoted to senior vice president and general manager of Viacom International Media Networks Australia and New Zealand.
Studio 100 has appointed Tim Brooke-Hunt as president of the board of Flying Bark Productions in Australia.
Dimensional Branding Group has appointed two new sub-agents for the app property Temple Run in China and Australia.
FremantleMedia has signed new broadcast and licensing deals in Australia and New Zealand for Tree Fu Tom.
The Australian public broadcaster ABC TV has picked up 30 hours of Zodiak Kids programming.
The new video game “Barbie Dreamhouse Party” is now available across Europe and Australasia, and will arrive in the U.S. in January.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has signed a range of new licensees and TV distribution deals for its kids’ comedy series “Strange Hill High.”
Wild Pumpkin Licensing has signed on to represent Bubble Gum Interactive’s online kids’ world “Space Heroes Universe!.”
Hoho Rights and Haven Licensing have added new licensees in Australia and New Zealand for the preschool property Cloudbabies.
Zodiak Kids has teamed up with Showtime Attractions to create live events for the preschool brands Tickety Toc and Mister Maker.
Despite the conclusion of Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary, licensees in Australia and New Zealand are continuing the celebration.
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