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 Licensing Europe has unveiled a new floor plan for its upcoming October show, the first new layout in the event’s 15-year history.
The U.K.'s Channel 5 has announced plans to air Viacom's preschool series, “Bubble Guppies” with Nickelodeon planning a product roll out this fall.
Brand Licensing Europe's License This! competition for new creative concepts is now open for entries.
King Features, licensor of characters like Betty Boop and Popeye, has appointed License2Brand as its agent in Greece and Cyprus.
ZeptoLab has announced two new publishing deals for its hit app “Cut the Rope” in the U.K. and Ireland.
Evolution has appointed a series of international sub-agents to manage Miramax's portfolio.
The boys’ series “Matt Hatter Chronicles” is topping the charts in Spain and Portugal in advance of the its product roll out next year.
Basic Thinking has announced plans for a new apparel collection inspired by Redan Alchemy’s puppet character Sooty.
The U.K.’s Science Museum has teamed up with Puzzler Media to create a new word search app for adults and kids.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has signed its first-ever publishing deal in Kazakhstan.
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