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 and its licensing agent, Merchantwise, have appointed Headstart International as master toy licensee for the Blinky Bill brand.
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.
Evolution has appointed a series of international sub-agents to manage Miramax's portfolio.
Animaccord Animation Studios and Perfetti Van Melle have teamed up for a new line of “Masha and the Bear” chocolate.
41 Entertainment and its agent in Spain, BRB Internacional, have inked a new deal with Giromax for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures collectibles.
Space Enterprises preschool series “The Hive” has been picked up by a number of new broadcasters.
DHX Media has appointed CPLG as the U.K. agent for its preschool property In the Night Garden, and signed a raft of licensing deals in the U.K. and 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.
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