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.
Gaming company King has signed a European licensing deal with apparel specialist Skybrands for its hit app “Candy Crush Saga.”
Debenhams, Matalan, Card Factory and Blue Inc have joined the roster of top retailers participating in BLE Retail Mentoring Programme.
CBeebies has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its new series “Swashbuckle” in the U.K.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has added new licensing partnerships for Platinum Films’ boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Peppa Pig, The Amazing World of Gumball and Room on the Broom were among the winner at the tenth British Animation Awards.
European fast fashion retailer Etam has launched a new line of lounge and sleepwear featuring The Smiley Brand.
Nine West, a division of The Jones Group, and the fashion magazine InStyle are expanding their limited edition footwear collaboration.
IDW Publishing is bringing of the most popular “Star Trek: The Original Series” episodes of all time into a new comic series.
Giromax is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Peppa Pig with a new line of mini Clay Buddies kits.
Peanuts is the latest brand to join Digital Giving’s “T-Shirt Booth” app.
Brand Extensions Russia has debuted two new programs for The Little Prince and Hallmark’s Forever Friends.
Atlantyca Entertainment has renewed its licensing agreement with Sticasa for The Little Prince stickers and novelty items in Italy.
Moonscoop has concluded a new broadcast deal for “Chloe’s Closet” to air on Channel 5’s Milkshake! in the U.K. this spring.
The British national tourist board VisitEngland has tapped the Aardman characters Wallace & Gromit for a new campaign.
Cypriot content distributor and licensing agency Brights, is expanding its reach through a series of new deals.
DQ Entertainment has announced two new co-production partnerships with ZDF Enterprises and Rollman Entertainment.
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.
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