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.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Subscription e-commerce site JustFab has launched a new women’s shoe and handbag collection from Latin superstar Paulina Rubio.
Viacom has appointed Maria Iregui as brand manager and senior vice president of programming and production for MTV Latin America.
PGS Entertainment has sold the new series inspired by Playmobil, “Super 4,” to Cartoon Network in Italy and Latin America.
Guru Studio has announced new broadcast partnerships with Cartoonito in Italy and Netflix in Latin America for “Justin Time.”
Studio 100 International has appointed two new licensing agents for its Maya the Bee brand in Latin America.
Turner Broadcasting System International has acquired the second season of Endemol’s “Mr. Bean” animated TV series.
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.
Televisa has signed on to air and manage the licensing program for Entertainment One’s “Peppa Pig” in Mexico.
Konami has signed a deal to bring Argentinian Football Association teams to its “Pro Evolution Soccer” video game.
American Greetings Properties’ Strawberry Shortcake brand continues to build its presence around the world with powerful extensions in regions such as Brazil, China, France and more.
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association has tapped Cool Gear International for a range of 2014 FIFA World Cup collectibles.
Knockout Licensing has appointed four new sub-agents for social media canine celebrity Boo–The World’s Cutest Dog.
Discovery Enterprises International has launched the new “Animal Planet Bookshelf” app in the U.K. and Latin America.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced plans to launch MTV in Brazil this October.
Paws, Inc. has named three new agents for the Garfield brand in G/A/S, the Middle East and Latin America.
An animated Popeye commercial for Mama Lucchetti pasta has won an Effie Award as the most effective commercial in its category.
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