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.
DHX Media has signed a number of deals with broadcasters in the Middle East and Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Turkey.
Ankama’s TV series “DOFUS: Kerub’s Bazaar” (52x13), based on the popular online role-playing game, has been picked up in Italy by K2.
Moshi Monsters has teamed with the marine conservation charity Sea Life for a series of live events across the U.K. this year.
Gaumont Animation has appointed Giochi Preziosi as a master toy licensee for its Calimero brand.
Entertainment One Licensing has teamed with Rainbow Designs to bring Peppa Pig to the nursery sector.
Planeta Junior will highlight three of its top kids’ series, as well as its new distribution partnership with DreamWorks this week at MIPTV.
Bulldog Licensing has signed another new Garfield licensee in the U.K.–Sambro will create a line of bags featuring the character.
Nurture Rights has announced a multi-year deal with the Birmingham Stage Company to produce a stage production of the book, Dinosaur Roar!.
UL Consumer Products Group is offering a range of services to help European toy makers comply with the EU Toy Directive.
Russian publisher Eksmo has signed on to create a range of titles featuring the Indian preschool brand Purple Turtle.
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