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.
Debbie Sterling, the founder and chief executive officer of the girls' construction toy brand GoldieBlox, talks to Bugg Toys and Licensing about her innovative toy concept.
Epic Rights has signed a number of international licensing agents to represent its roster of clients in specific markets around the globe.
Actor Marta Dusseldorp, celebrity trainer Commando Steve and television host Jules Sebastian attended the Australian premiere of “Dora and Friends: Into The City.”
Saban Brands has added the Australian fashion brand Mambo to its growing portfolio of lifestyle brands.
The New Zealand Mint is kicking off the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Gerry Anderson's "Thunderbirds with a new collectible coins series.
Atlantyca Entertainment has signed a licensing agreement with Nintendo to create video game themes featuring the Geronimo Stilton brand.
Entertainment One Licensing has extended its partnership with Character Options in a new deal that will see the company develop Peppa Pig construction toys.
Target Australia will launch a kitchen range by celebrity chef Curtis Stone on Sept. 25.
Brands with Influence has signed on to manage the brand licensing of BBC Worldwide's tween/teen show "The Next Step."
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