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.
Outfit7, the company behind Talking Tom and Friends, has appointed a raft of new licensing agents to expand its reach globally.
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.
Brazilian licensing agency Supermarcas Participações has tapped Versa Licensing to represent its brands in Mexico.
American Greetings Properties is continuing to add to the roster of Strawberry Shortcake licensees in Brazil.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products is planning a soccer-themed crossover for The Simpsons in 2014 in conjunction with the FIFA World Cup.
AMC has inked two deals Tai Heng in Peru and Torre in Chile for a collection of notebooks based on the TV series “The Walking Dead.”
Nerd Corps Entertainment has signed a slew of new deals for its boys’ property Slugterra in Turkey, Greece, South Africa and Latin America.
Fox International Channels Latin America and Fox Consumer Products are teaming up to offer promotional rights in Latin America.
9 Story Enterprises has taken on worldwide distribution and licensing rights to “Haunted Tales for Wicked Kids.”
Big Tent Entertainment has signed a long-term deal with HNJ jewelry to create jewelry featuring Domo.
Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal, and Spain’s Reset TV have teamed up to develop a new musical competition format.
Paws, Inc. and its regional licensing agents have signed a series of new deals for Garfield around the world.
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