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.
American designer Russ LaChanse has teamed up with Responsor for a line of stationary products in Italy, in a deal brokered by C.L.A. Caldarelli Licensing Agency.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has new partners for its classic brands and 2013 tentpoles in Russia.
Eureka!, the U.K.’s National Children’s Museum, has appointed Pink Key Consulting as its exclusive licensing agent.
41 Entertainment has appointed Plus Licens in Moscow to handle licensing and merchandising activities for its new Pac-Man series in Russia.
AG Properties continues to expand the Strawberry Shortcake brand in Europe with a series of new deals in Italy.
Zodiak Kids has partnered with Trademark Collections for a range of Tickety Toc bags in the U.K. and Eire.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced a raft of new sales for its series in France.
Mind Candy is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its Moshi Monsters brand with a party in London this week.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has named Vivid as the master toy partner in Europe, Australia and New Zealand for “Thunderbirds are Go!.”
The International Basketball Federation has appointed CPLG to build a licensing program for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
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