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.
Two executives from Rovio Entertainment will give the keynote address at Brand Licensing Europe on Oct. 15 in London.
Platinum Films has appointed License Connection to manage licensing for Matt Hatter Chronicles in Benelux after Disney XD picked up the series.
Immediate Media has launched the new BBC Tree Fu Tom magazine, based on the FremantleMedia kids’ series.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have partnered with The Entertainer for a Cut the Rope promotion.
Dove Trading has launched the latest in its line of Hello Kitty mobile phones, created in partnership with Sanrio.
The Jim Henson Company has secured a raft of new licensing deals for “Dinosaur Train,” as well as new television and digital partners.
BRB Internacional is bringing the new TV series “Invizimals” to MIPJunior and MIPCOM this year.
Jennie Maizels has created a new line of iron-on patches featuring characters from DC Thomson’s classic comic “The Beano."
Atlantyca Entertainment has tapped Random House Mondadori to create an agenda based on the children‘s book series Bat Pat.
Fremantle is marking the 30th anniversary of the movie The Wind In the Willows by seeking new licensees for the classic property.
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