With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
Boat Rocker Brands and Haven Licensing have tapped clothing manufacturer Caprice for a new range of athleisure inspired by the cast members of “The Next Step” in Australia.
Outfit7’s flagship property “Talking Tom and Friends,” the animated series based on the “Talking Tom and Friends” app franchise, is now available on Netflix in a host of regions.
Illicit Clothing Co., a streetwear brand created by Steve Hodge and illustrator Martin Emond, has appointed Global Licensing NZ to serve as its worldwide licensing agent.
Rodale has appointed two agents–Global Icons and Asembl Brands of Australia–to develop brand licensing programs for the Men’s Health brand throughout the Asia Pacific.
Paws, Inc., licensor of the Garfield property and associated characters, has tapped 19 worldwide licensees to create new Garfield merchandise and campaigns across the globe.
Nickelodeon Networks Australia and New Zealand has appointed Ben Cox as vice president and general manager.
JAM Media has partnered with ABC Kids in Australia to air its brand-new preschool series “Becca’s Bunch.”
Sesame Workshop, the non-profit organization behind “Sesame Street,” has named Headstart International as its new regional toy licensee for Australia and New Zealand.
Paws Inc. has tapped Global Licensing NZ to represent Garfield and associated characters for licensing throughout Australia and New Zealand, beginning Jan. 1, 2017.
Entertainment One has revealed plans for the first theatrical release of “Peppa Pig” content in the U.K. and Australia.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family has partnered with multiple new licensees in Australia and New Zealand for its rebooted animated series “Danger Mouse.”
Scholastic has expanded its multi-platform publishing program with the worldwide launch of Horizon, a supernatural survival series for readers, ages 9 and up.
SLR Productions will develop a new animated series based on Felice Arena’s bionic boy spy book series Andy Roid.
4K Media has appointed Coverpoint Marketing to represent the “Yu-Gi-Oh!” brand in Australia and New Zealand.
The Juventus Football Club has appointed IMG to represent its brand across a number of Asian territories, Australia and New Zealand.
Nickelodeon Australia’s family music festival, Slimefest, will return to Sydney and Melbourne this month with a new look, activations and more.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Claire O’Conner to the role of vice president, consumer products and retail marketing, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, effective immediately.
Australian licensing and marketing agency Merchantwise will fete 100 years of May Gibbs’ first book, Gumnut Babies, with a comprehensive campaign and licensing program.
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