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.
Outfit7, the company behind Talking Tom and Friends, has appointed a raft of new licensing agents to expand its reach globally.
Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, a DHX Media company, has appointed Stephen Gould as its new U.K. managing director.
Signature Publishing is promoting GP Flairs’ modeling brand Plasticine in its children’s magazines over the next three months.
Studio 100 will raise the curtain on its new musical production of the turbulent background of World War One Sunday in Belgium.
VIMN South has appointed Andrea Castellari senior vice president and general manager of Viacom International Media Networks Italy, Middle East and Turkey.
Viacom International Media Networks has signed a raft of third-party for its Nickelodeon kids' animation and live-action portfolio.
The Juicy Couture brand is expanding its retail presence in Europe with plans to add standalone locations and shop-in-shops.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Nigel Pickard is stepping down from his role as chief executive officer of Zodiak U.K. Kids and chair of The Foundation.
After the expansion of its Fast & Easy chain was abandoned last year, Tesco is trying again, this time with fast fashion chain F&F.
U.K. confectionery licensee Bon Bon Buddies has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International trade.
Penguin Children's Books is planning a series of new Dennis the Menace fiction in partnerhsip with DC Thompson.
Early Bird Licensing has signed on to represent the soccer brand Paris Saint Germain in the Nordic market.
IBML has appointed Dragonfly Venture U.K. as their license partner for the British sporting brand Karrimor.
DHX Media has sold three of its key kids’ shows to Belgian broadcaster VRT-Ketnet.
Brands with Influence has added three new partners for the CBeebies series “Woolly and Tig.”
American Greetings Properties has extended the contracts of many of its licensing agents around the world.
Extreme Sports Company has partnered with Vimto Soft Drinks for beverages under its Extreme lifestyle brand.
Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig was named Best Children’s Character at Spain’s Festival Internacional de Comunicación Infantil El Chupete.
Rainbow has added a slew of new licensing agents for its top brands including Winx Club, PopPixie, Huntik and Mia and me.
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