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.
DHX Media has appointed Icon Promotions as its new licensing and merchandising in Russia.
The European film/TV group, StudioCanal has extended its partnership with Creative Licensing Corporation.
Disney and Pixar are celebrating the U.K. launch of the new Silver Series Cars products with a tour of toy stores in the U.K.
Entertainment One Family has announced a number of broadcast deals for several of its children’s shows.
Moonscoop has sold its series “Code Lyoko Evolution” into a range of new territories.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association U.K. has appointed Ryan Beaird as its new membership services manager.
Poetic Gem has announced plans for a new line of t-shirts and nightwear featuring the iconic British beef drink Bovril.
DCD Publishing has signed on to represent Jack Monroe, author of the successful budget food blog “A Girl called Jack.”
Registration is now open for Brand Licensing Europe 2013, with 200 top companies already signed up to exhibit.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed VMC Accessories to produce a Matt Hatter Chronicles dress-up line.
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