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.
Iconix Brand Group has acquired the remaining 50 percent of Iconix Latin America from its joint venture partner, New Brands Group.
The Trump Organization has partnered with Premium Brands Footwear for a line of men’s footwear in Mexico under the Donald J. Trump Signature Collection brand.
Budweiser, the official beer sponsor of the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, has unveiled new product packaging for the event.
Paws, Inc. and its regional licensing agents have signed a series of new deals for Garfield around the world.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has signed a slew of new deals for its boys’ property Slugterra in Turkey, Greece, South Africa and Latin America.
Saban Brands has tapped Cartoon Network Latin America as the licensing and merchandising agent for Power Rangers and Digimon Fusion.
HIT Entertainment and Televisa have expanded their current broadcasting partnership.
Splash Entertainment has finalized international sales for its 3D feature film Dive Olly Dive and the Pirate Treasure.
4K Media has launched website for the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated series and trading card game worldwide outside of Asia.
Iconicfuture has added seven international football clubs to the Super League Football table in its “Zen Pinball” game.
Home Plate Entertainment’s “Rob Dyrdek’s Wild Grinders” has been greenlit for a second season by Nicktoons and been sold in Europe and Latin America.
American Greetings Properties has renewed a series of partnerships for party goods in Latin America.
Imira Entertainment has sold seasons one and two of “Larva” to broadcasters in Europe and Latin America.
King Features, worldwide licensor of Betty Boop and Popeye, has appointed Tycoon Group as its agent in Latin and Central America.
PGS Entertainment has completed a number of sales with broadcasters in Latin America at the NATPE market and conference this week.
AG Properties has announced several new deals for Strawberry Shortcake in Paraguay, secured by Exim Licensing.
Zodiak Kids has renewed the broadcast and licensing partnerships for the preschool series “Mister Maker” in Latin America.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has had a flurry of licensing activity in Central and South America for Slugterra.
The MetLife Foundation has committed $20 million over the next five years to Sesame Workshop to teach people about finances worldwide.
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