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Job Advertisement – SEL Licensing Manager

Job Advertisement – SEL Licensing Manager

SEL is a market leader in sport and entertainment, management, marketing and commercialisation. Since its launch in 1997 SEL has enjoyed incredible success – achieved through second-to-none industry experience, skill, expertise and old fashioned hard work. SEL are the exclusive worldwide Licensing Agent for Rugby Australia (Rugby AU). Rugby AU is the governing body of…

2018 BEYBLADE BURST World Championship Winner Crowned

2018 BEYBLADE BURST World Championship Winner Crowned

Latvia’s National Champion “Balanced Defender” Rose to the Top After 24 Talented, Young Competitors from Around the World Battled at Kidexpo Event in Paris, France. On Saturday, November 3, thousands of people came to cheer on their countries’ national champions in a whole day of fierce competition featuring 24 talented, young Bladers from all around…

Party All Night with KISS’ Final Australian and New Zealand Tour

Party All Night with KISS’ Final Australian and New Zealand Tour

Set to be their final tour, aptly titled ‘End of the Road’, rock icons KISS are heading to Australia and New Zealand in 2019 to rock out in Perth (November 16), Adelaide (November 19), Melbourne (November 21 and 22), Newcastle (November 23), Sydney (November 26), Brisbane (November 28) and Auckland (December 3). Australia’s Merchantwise Licensing,…

Cartoon Network’s We Bare Bears arrive for Christmas

Cartoon Network’s We Bare Bears arrive for Christmas

As part of an ongoing global rollout of licensed We Bare Bears products, Cartoon Network’s partnership with retailer Miniso in Australia and New Zealand has expanded – just in time for the year-end festive season. New products for the festive season include a new range of Christmas-themed plush toys and a 2019 calendar. They join…

The Wiggles Wins 2018 Preschool License of the Year at LIMA ANZ Awards in Melbourne

The Wiggles Wins 2018 Preschool License of the Year at LIMA ANZ Awards in Melbourne

The iconic Australian preschool property, The Wiggles, were last night awarded the Australian Preschool property of the year at the inaugural Australian Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) awards ceremony at Leonda on the Yarra in Melbourne. The Wiggles unique brand of song and dance is loved by preschool children everywhere and given this hotly contested…

2018 LIMA Australian & New Zealand Licensing Awards

2018 LIMA Australian & New Zealand Licensing Awards

Last night saw the first ever LIMA Australian & New Zealand Licensing Awards kick-off with a sold-out crowd at Leonda by the Yarra in Melbourne. The night featured Retail, Product and Licensing Awards as well as the introduction of the LIMA Australia Licensing Hall of Fame. The support from the industry across Australia & New Zealand…

Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig Celebrates 15 years of Muddy Puddles in Australia in 2019

Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig Celebrates 15 years of Muddy Puddles in Australia in 2019

Entertainment One (eOne) is gearing up for a festive 2019, with an array of exciting Peppa Pig events and celebrations planned throughout next year, starting with Chinese New Year celebrations for Year of the Pig! Furthermore, Australia’s favourite preschool brand will be celebrating 15 years since the first Peppa Pig television broadcast in Australia on…

Haven Launches Crayola in Australia

Haven Launches Crayola in Australia

Haven are set to launch the first range of Crayola licensed product in Australia starting from next month! Haven Licensing have secured a deal with Australian boutique footwear company Walnut Melbourne, on behalf of Crayola. The children’s canvas shoe range features monochrome artwork by the cool and quirky, Mulga The Artist. Given that Mulga is…

BLE Retailer Numbers Rocket 24 Percent as the Show Pulls in Record Visitor Numbers

BLE Retailer Numbers Rocket 24 Percent as the Show Pulls in Record Visitor Numbers

UBM has declared this year’s Brand Licensing Europe (BLE), which took place at Olympia London earlier this month, as the ‘best ever’ in the show’s 20-year history. Retailer visitor numbers shot up by 24 per cent and overall attendee numbers rose by 6 per cent to a record high of 7,862, including the highest ever…