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.
Walls 360 is featuring the work of artist Caleb Gray in a new line of removable wall decals for kids.
Wham-O and Precious Tales are planning a line of pet products inspired by classic Wham-O toy brands such as Frisbee and Hula Hoop.
Perry Ellis International has signed with Parigi Group to develop children’s apparel for its Perry Ellis and Original Penguin brands.
Barnes & Noble is celebrating the 45th anniversary of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar with a series of hands-on events across the U.S.
Spin Master has filed a civil lawsuit in California to stop the manufacture and sale of Stafly toys, which it claims infringe on its Flutterbye toy.
Dynamite Entertainment has partnered with Ubisoft for a comic book series based on the “Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell” video game franchise.
Oscar de la Renta is planning a limited edition tabletop collection created in collaboration with the New York Botanical Garden.
Marvel and Feld Entertainment have unveiled a prequel comic book to set the stage for the upcoming "Marvel Universe Live!" arena show.
Outfit7, the company behind Talking Tom and Friends, has appointed a raft of new licensing agents to expand its reach globally.
Cupcake Digital and Discovery Communications have unveiled the second kids’ app in their ongoing collaboration, this time featuring Discovery Kids.
Sanrio is rolling out a new partnership with Moxi Roller Skates for a line of Hello Kitty-branded skates and custom wheels.
Build-A-Bear Workshop has launched a second collaboration with Sony Pictures Entertainment for a collection of Smurfs plush.
Disneyland Resort is extending the annual Mickey’s Halloween Party to 13 days this year, beginning Friday, Sept. 13.
Taco Bell has decided to do away with its kids’ meal and toy offerings at its U.S. restaurants.
Nestlé USA and Fox have launched a nationwide sweepstakes to promote The Simpsons-themed Butterfinger bar.
Jeffco Fibres has signed a deal with The Sun Products Corporation for Snuggle-branded bedding.
Saban Brands’ Paul Frank brand has partnered with the Institute of American Indian Arts for a collaboration with four Native American designers.
Endemol North America has hired two new franchise managers to expand its brands in the region.
Saban Brands has tapped Signorelli for a line of Paul Frank women's and junior’s fashion tops in the U.S.
Lisle International has added to the roster of licensees for Imangi Studios’ digital property Temple Run.
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