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.
SEGA Europe is strengthening its presence in Iberia with the appointment of two new licensing agents in the region for Sonic the Hedgehog.
Zumba Fitness is teaming up with Viacom to promote its lifestyle brand in Poland via the TV series “Miłość na Bogata” (“Rich Love”).
Bulls Licensing, worldwide agent for the Moomins heritage brand, has appointed The Agency to represent the property in France and Benelux.
A host of British celebrities took part in Simon and Schuster’s re-launch of the Miffy book brand.
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.
Mind Candy has teamed up with Argos, Sainsbury’s and The Entertainer in the U.K. for a series of Moshi Monsters Easter promotions.
The European film/TV group, StudioCanal has extended its partnership with Creative Licensing Corporation for another three years.
Video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment has appointed Sandra Arcan as senior manager of licensing and merchandising, EMEA.
The annual international TV market MIPTV is celebrating its 50th anniversary as it opens today in Cannes, France.
Atlantyca Entertainment and its co-producer Moonsoop have secured new broadcast sales for the animated series “Geronimo Stilton.”
Lawless Entertainment has inked a new deal with Hoffman California Fabrics for fabric featuring the art property Suzy’s Zoo.
Team! Licensing has added new partners for the Peanuts brand in Germany.
Coolabi has added a trio of new licensees for its preschool series “Poppy Cat.”
The Trump Organization has appointed The Partnership to launch the Trump home and apparel brands in the U.K.
TVMania U.K. has signed a three-year deal with The LEGO Group for clothing.
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