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.
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.
Lima Sky has appointed Danish firm INK as licensing agent in the Nordics and Eastern Europe for its mobile game “Doodle Jump.”
LIMA U.K. has revealed details of its upcoming Licensing Essentials course and Spring Fling networking event, set for May 22 in London.
Nurture Rights has announced a multi-year deal with the Birmingham Stage Company to produce a stage production of the book, Dinosaur Roar!.
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
LMI has brokered a new deal that will see Gascoigne Designs create reproduction furniture from Highclere Castle, where “Downton Abbey” is filmed.
Saban’s Power Rangers Megaforce is making its Irish debut at Smyths Toys Superstores this month in the third stop on the brand’s European retail tour.
The Swedish Olympic committee has tapped the retailer H&M to dress the Swedish teams for the next two Olympics.
U.K. publisher Pedigree Books is planning to include free character masks with all of its 2014 annuals.
Nickelodeon is consolidating its presence in Central and Eastern Europe with localized channels in Serbia and Slovenia.
The design house Santoro has appointed Backstage Licensing to represent its Gorjuss art brand in Italy.
Rocket Licensing has appointed License to PR to help promote the 45th anniversary of The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
BBC Worldwide has announced a master toy licensee and new publishing partners for its preschool series “Sarah & Duck.”
Pedigree Books is adding a new augmented reality feature to its Gaming and New Media 2014 annuals.
Discovery Enterprises International has unveiled an exclusive e-commerce platform for its TV channel DMAX in Germany.
The Power Rangers are celebrating their 20th anniversary in style with a flash mob battle at Japan Expo in Paris.
Viacom International Media Networks has signed its first-ever mobile deal in Romania to bring MTV content to consumers in the country.
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