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.
Nickelodeon has tapped Jakks Pacific for a line of specialty figures and toys in the U.S. based on "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Crumbs Bake Shop has cooked up a deal with BJ's Wholesale Club to bring a selection of its baked goods to 201 club locations.
Jakks Pacific is planning to add a line of toys to its current range of role-play items featuring existing and upcoming Marvel characters and properties.
After the expansion of its Fast & Easy chain was abandoned last year, Tesco is trying again, this time with fast fashion chain F&F.
Marika, a division of Fam Brands, has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Glance Eyewear.
A range of characters from Lawless Entertainment’s client brands will be participating in the 2014 White House Easter Egg Roll this weekend
DC Entertainment will mark the 75th anniversary of its Batman character at WonderCon, which is taking place April 18-20 in Anaheim, Calif.
NFL Players Inc., the marketing and licensing arm of the NFL Players Association, has launched Activate, an online micro-endorsement marketplace.
Lionsgate and the digital studio RocketJump Studios have formed a multi-year partnership to create film, television and digital content.
Silvergate Media has awarded Grosset & Dunlap (an imprint of Penguin) the North American publishing rights for its preschool brand, Octonauts.
The new Babar-inspired menswear collection from Danish designer Silas Alder is now in New York and Los Angeles.
The Hub Network has announced plans to host and broadcast a new live event, "The 1st Annual Hub Halloween Bash."
Warner Bros. and CBS Consumer Products for a limited edition collection of The Big Bang Theory/Star Trek merchandise.
The NBA and Taco Bell have teamed up for their second boxed meal promotion.
Australian toy company Moose Toys, the creator of Trash Pack, is opening an office in the U.S.
Entertainment One has appointed Fisher-Price as the master toy partner for Peppa Pig in Canada.
Saban Brands has signed on to manage the distribution and licensing of Nottingham Forest’s “Sendokai Champions” in North America and Israel.
A new TV series based on Ubisoft’s Rabbids video game franchise will make its debut on Nickelodeon this August.
Kohl’s is continuing its partnerships with the American Cancer Society and Susan G. Komen with a $1.7 million donation.
Hudson’s Bay and Saks are planning to merge in a deal valued at approximately $2.9 billion.
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