With their retail insight, product conceptualization and ability to make properties tangible, licensees are the critical link between retailer and licensor and an essential component to the growth and success in the business of brand licensing. The 150 Leading Global Licensees is not intended to be an all-inclusive list or ranking, but a reliable resource guide featuring some of the most popular, notable and respected licensees based on their relationships in the marketplace. It is an alphabetical compilation of global licensees organized by product category and features key properties and contact information.
Karyn Weiss, senior vice president, business development and licensing
34 West 33rd St., Suite 600, New York, NY 10001
T: 212 213-4200
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Angry Birds Star Wars, Barbie, Monster High, Hello Kitty, Disney Classic, Tinkerbell, Monsters University, Teen Beach Movie, Nightmare Before Christmas, Frankenweenie, Pixar, SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Winx Club, Team Umizoomi, Bubble Guppies, Big Time Rush, Sesame Street, Super Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, Star Wars, Clone Wars, Star Wars logo, LEGO Classic, LEGO Friends, Ninjago, Legends of Chima, So So Happy!, Ben 10, One Direction, Justin Beiber, Cody Simpson, Despicable Me, Paul Frank, Power Rangers, Beyblade, Littlest Pet Shop, Pinkalicious, Annoying Orange, Trash Pack, Monsuno, Scan 2 Go, Yo Gabba Gabba! Boo the Worlds Cutest Dog, Fifty Shades of Grey, Shaun White and Betty Boop.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Year-round business in bags, backpacks, handbags, luggage and headwear, cold weather accessories and hosiery for preschool, children, tweens and adults at all tiers of distribution.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel: Spider-Man, Spider-Man and Friends,The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Marvel Heroes, Marvel Comics, Marvel HERoes for women, Wolverine and the X-Men and the Marvel Super Hero Squad;WB: Batman, Superman, Scooby-Doo, Super Girl and Looney Tunes; Hasbro: Transformers (movie),Transformer's Revenge of the Fallen and G.I. Joe; Cartoon Network: Bakugan and Ben 10; Skatelab; Sesame Street; Thomas the Tank; Mr Men & Little Miss; Betty Boop; WWE; Nintendo; Sanrio: Hello Kitty and Keroppi; Penguins of Madagascar; School of Rock; Disney: Cars, Mickey Mouse Club House, My Friends Tigger & Pooh, Little Mermaid, Fairies, Princess,The Princess and the Frog, High School Musical, Camp Rock,Wizards of Waverly Place, Jonas Brother,Toy Story 3, Alice and Wonderland, Disney Cuties and Classic Disney Characters;Yo Gabba Gabba; and Nickelodeon: True Jackson,The Last Airbender, Dora the Explorer, Diego, SpongeBob SquarePants,Wonder Pets and Blues Clues.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Adventure Time, Alvin and the Chipmunks, AMP Energy, Avengers, Bandmerch Bands, Barney, Barrel of Monkeys, Batman, Battleship, Beavis & Butthead, Betty Boop, Biggie Smalls, Black Veil Brides, Bob's Burgers, Bob the Builder, Bullet Skateboards, Call of Duty MW3, Captain America, Captain Morgan, Candy Land, Care Bears, Corona, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Dickies, Disney Classic Characters, DOMO, Dos Equis, Dragon Age, DRI, English Laundry, ESPN, Family Guy, FEA Merchandising, Ford Motor Company, Fraggle Rock, Free Authority, Garfield, Gears of War, General Motors, Ghostbusters, G.I. Joe, Green Lantern, Guinness, Halo, Harry Potter, Hello Kitty, Hi Fidelity, Ice Age, Jersey Shore, Jimi Hendrix, Justice League, LA Ink, LEGO, London Fog, M&M, Mass Effect, Marilyn Monroe, Miami Ink, Miller/Coors, Madballs, Misfits, MMA Elite, Monopoly, Monster Jam, My Little Pony, Nerds, Nintendo, Olivia, Operation, Ouija, Pacman, Pink Floyd, Power Puff Girls, Punisher, Rainbow Brite, Rainbow Magic, Ramones, Real Tree Camo, Red Stripe, Regular Show, Robot Chicken, Saturday Night Live, Scooby Doo, Scrabble, Sesame Street, The Simpsons, Sinister, Skateboarder Magazine, Sonic the Hedgehog, South Park, Scarface, Spiderman, SpongeBob, Sports Center, Strawberry Shortcake, Superman, Supergirl, Tecate, Teen Wolf, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Public Zoo, Transformers, Tupac, US Army, Venture Bros., Vision Street Wear, Wicked Quick, World Wildlife Fund and Yummy You by Twinkie Chan!
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Sportswear, t-shirts, loungewear, swimwear, headwear and cold weather, bags, wallets, belts, buckles, hosiery and casual footwear.
Concept One Accessories
Sam Hafif, co-owner and chief executive officer; Patricia Mercer, director of licensing
119 W. 40th St., 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10018
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Blue Marlin, Levi's, U.S. Polo Assn., Izod, Van Heusen, Sean John, Rocawear, Ecko, Zoo York, Paul Frank, Wrangler, Champion, Marker, NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, CLC, Ford, Chevrolet, Budweiser, Miller Coors, Coke, Guinness, Mountain Dew, Disney, Warner Bros., Marvel, Hasbro, Nickelodeon, Hello Kitty/Kiss, Ted, Angry Birds, Dr. Suess, Domo, Space Invaders, Sons of Anarchy, Wiz Khalifa, Deadmau5 and Tiesto.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Headwear, cold weather accessories, bags, small leather goods, luggage, seasonal footwear and board shorts.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Paul Frank, Emily the Strange, Nickelodeon, MGA (Lalaloopsy and Bratzillaz), Ugly Dolls, Care Bears, Yum Pop, Hershey, Star Wars, Warner Bros. (Batman, Superman and DCO), Skylanders, NBA players, Hasbro (My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop, Transformers, Furby and Games) and WWE.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Back-to-school products (backpacks, school supplies and lunch bags), luggage and travel accessories, gifts and home décor for the youth/junior market.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Nickelodeon, Skechers, Betty Boop, Yak Pak, Angels, Smurfs and Thomas.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Bags, backpacks, luggage, handbags, accessories and lunch bags.
H3 Sportgear http://www.h3sportgear.com/
Scott Hines, president and chief executive officer
9850 Westpoint Dr., Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN 46256
Janet Sarchett, director of licensing
19924 Jetton Rd., Suite 203, Cornelius, NC 28031
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Chevron brands including Standard, Red Crown, Texaco and Chevron; STP; Coors; Miller; Chevy; Dodge; Ford; DUB; Beer Nuts; Mack Truck; International Trucks; Freightliner; Mopar/Hemi; NYPD/FDNY; Mossy Oak; Real Tree; and Bad Boy.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Classic Disney, Tinker Bell, Disney Fairies, Disney Princess, Brave, Frankenweenie, Frozen, Muppets, Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas, Monsters University, Oz the Great and Powerful, Doc McStuffins, Sophia the First, Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Phineas and Ferb, Shake It Up, Teen Beach Movie, Once Upon A Time, Hello Kitty, Chococat, Keroppi, Adventure Time and Regular Show.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Jewelry and fashion accessories for girls, boys, tweens and juniors.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Professional sports team logoed travel and portable power products.
M.Z. Berger & Co. http://www.mzb.com/
29-76 Northern Blvd., Long Island City, NY 11101
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Disney Princess, Disney Fairies, Tinker Bell, Hannah Montana, The Jonas Brothers, Wizards of Waverly Place, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Toy Story, Cars, Power Rangers, Paul Frank, Hello Kitty, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Elvis.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Watches, clocks, jewelry, stationery and personal care.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, more than 200 colleges, Marvel, DC Comics, Transformers, ThunderCats, Disney and G.I. Joe.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Headwear and apparel.
Safilo USA http://www.safilousa.com/
Settima Strada 15, 35129 Padova, Italy; 801 Jefferson Rd., Parsippany, NJ 07054
T: 39 049 6985111; 973-952-2800
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: A/X Armani Exchange, Emporio Armani, Giorgio Armani, Dior, Marc Jacobs, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta, Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Boss Hugo Boss, Jucy Couture, Hugo Hugo Boss, Tommy Hilfiger, Jimmy Choo, Max Mara, Max & Co., Banana Republic, Fossil, Liz Claiborne, JLo by Jennifer Lopez, Kate Spade, Saks Fifth Avenue and Pierre Cardin.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Premium prescription, sunglasses, fashion and sports eyewear.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Martha Stewart, Eddie Bauer, Monster High, Paul Frank, Kensie, Angry Birds, DC Comics, Betty Boop and The Public Zoo.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Ladies and junior's sleepwear and daywear; junior's and girl's swimwear and cover-ups, slippers and flip-flops; pet products; spa and travel accessories; and seasonal and cold weather accessories.
SAMPLE OF LICENSES: Adventure Time, Atari, Call of Duty, Care Bears, Cut the Rope, DC Superheros, Dexter, Entourage, Fable, Friends, Garfield, Halo, Masters of the Universe, Medal of Honor, Mortal Kombat, Nintendo, Pac-Man, Popeye, SNL, Soul Eater, Sons of Anarchy, Superman, Tetris, Thomas the Tank Engine, Thundercats, Top Gun and Zhu-Zhu Pets.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed apparel manufacturer specializing in high profile character, gaming and fashion brands.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Marvel, Looney Tunes, Nickelodeon, Peanuts, Transformers, My Little Pony, Hot Wheels, Care Bears, Strawberry Shortcake, Hanna Barbera, Scooby Doo, The Beatles, Blondie, Cody Simpson, Smurfs, Nintendo, Atari, WWE, Garfield, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Cut The Rope, Doodle Jump and more.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, Marvel, Coca-Cola, Harajuku Mini, Hello Kitty, It's Happy Bunny, Paul Frank, Sesame Street, Barbie, Hot Wheels, Ford, Kellogg's, Hasbro, Feel More Better, General Motors and U.S. Army.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel and loungewear at all tiers of distribution.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Aerosmith, AC/DC, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, KISS, John Lennon, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Madonna, Ozzy Osbourne, Maroon 5, The Sex Pistols, Shakira, Bruce Springsteen, Ke$ha, U2, Woodstock and Run DMC.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel, accessories, fragrance, fan appreciation products, home furnishings, interactive, footwear, jewelry, wireless/cellular, paper goods, publishing, gaming, luxury goods and themed restaurants.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel, Disney, Star Wars, Lego Star Wars, LEGO, Peanuts, Sesame Street, Anheuser-Busch, Miller-Coors, Guiness, Ford, Popeye, Ghostbusters, Hasbro, Mattel, Mighty Mouse, Coke, Pac-Man and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Apparel for adults and children.
Mighty Fine http://www.mightyfineinc.com/
2010 E. 15th St., Los Angeles, CA 90021
T: 213-627-2498 SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Sesame Street and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts, knit tops, hoodies, thermals and fleece for all categories.
MjC International Group http://www.gomjc.com/
Mark Siegel, vice president, licensing and business development
5 Thomas Mellon Cir., Suite 303, San Francisco, CA 94134
T: 415-467-9500 ext. 112
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Sanrio, Napoleon Dynamite, Pac-Man, Nintendo, Tootsie Roll Pop, Popeye, Sesame Street, The Simpsons, Felix the House Cat, Gears of War, Hot Tamales, Coca-Cola, Peeps, Plants vs. Zombies, Fruit Ninja, Post, General Mills, ESPN and Ford.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Men's and women's sleepwear, underwear and loungewear.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: The Big Bang Theory, Doctor Who, Workaholics, The Hangover, Dragonball Z, Grateful Dead, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, American Horror Story, Monty Python, Parks & Recreation, Tiger & Bunny, The Big Lebowski, Elf, Christmas Vacation, The Goonies, Anchorman, Caddyshack and Swamp People.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed entertainment apparel and accessories.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: 7-Up, A&W, Animal Planet, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America, Betty Boop, Betty Crocker, Boys and Girls Clubs of America, Casper the Friendly Ghost, Cheerios, Coors Light, Dairy Queen, Dr. Pepper, Energizer, General Mills, Green Giant, Harvard, Hershey's, The Humane Society of the United States, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Miller, Nestle, Pepsi, Pillsbury Doughboy, Pink Panther, Popeye, Snapple, the Special Olympics, Tootsie Roll, United States Postal Service, Wheaties, Where's Waldo and Yale.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: DC Comics, NBC TV, CBS TV, A&E TV, MGM Films, Universal Films, Paramount Films, Star Trek, Bruce Lee, Boop, Dean, Monroe, Ali, Elvis, Popeye, Garfield, Battlestar Galactica, Stargate and Jim Henson.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: T-shirts for adults, juniors, youth, juvenile, toddler and infant sizes.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: 20th Century Fox, Bob the Builder, Disney, Dora the Explorer, Dr. Who, Fifi and the Flowertots, Forever Friends Lucasfilm, Snoopy, SpongeBob SquarePants, Superman, The Simpsons, Thomas & Friends and Warner Bros.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Everything's Rosie, Garfield, Peanuts, Monster High, Sesame Street, Ben 10, Little Charley Bear, Betty Boop, Peppa Pig, The Simpsons, Power Rangers Samurai, Chuggington, Popeye, Mr. Men and Little Miss, Sanrio Friends and Mike the Knight.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Infant, children's and adult apparel.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Amp Energy Drink, Annoying Orange, Barbie, Beyblade: Metal Fusion, Bob Marley, The Muppets, Cars, Toy Story, Mickey Mouse, Dr. Suess, FullMetal Alchemist, Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fruit Ninja, GM, Chevy, Camaro, Corvette, Pontiac, GTO, Miller, Miller Lite, Coors, Coors Light, Mickey's, Jimi Hendrix, GoGo's Crazy Bones, Heathcliff the Cat, Funny Face, ICEE, Slush Puppie, Infinity Blade, Pink Panther, Peanuts, Pocket God, Sailor Moon, Shake Weight, Smarties, PlayStation, Twisted Metal, Star Trek, STP, Transformers, Transformers: Prime Despicable Me, SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Crayola, Nerf, Turbo, Clifford the Big Red Dog, Felix the Cat, God of War, Mr. Rogers Neighborhood, Slugterra, Scan 2 Go, Pokemon, Pacman and the Ghostly Adventures, Yamaha, Zoodorables, Zapparel, Levi's Tops, Hart and Huntington, Reebok and Reebok Kids.
LF USA http://www.lifung.com/
Rick Darling, president; Elliott Azrak, executive vice president, global licensing
1359 Broadway, 21st Floor, New York, NY 10018
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Coach, Calvin Klein, Rachel Zoe, House of Dereon, AK Anne Klein, Jessica Simpson, John Varvatos, Frye, Lacoste, Michael Kors, Hurley Int., Rocawear, TapOut, Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Sofia Vergara, Sean John, UK Style by French Connection, Daisy Fuentes, Ellen Tracy, Ryka, Disney, Nickelodeon, Marvel, Sanrio, Hasbro, Fox and WB.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angel Cat Sugar, Bloodhound Project, Club Penguin, Cut the Rope, DC Comics, Disney (all properties), Dora the Explorer, England Cricket, Fireman Sam, Furby, Lalaloopsy, Marvel, Moshi Monsters, Mr Men, Little Miss, My Little Pony, Nintendo, Phineas & Ferb, Scooby-Doo, Simpsons, Sonic the Hedgehog, SpongeBob SquarePants, Talking Friends, Thomas the Tank Engine, Transformers, Where's My Water?, Where's Wally? and Winx Club.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's apparel from toddler to teens.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Spectacular Spider-Man, Disney, Ben 10, Bakugan, Betty Boop, Calimero, Cut the Rope, Doodle Jump, Dora the Explorer, Garfield, Fruit Ninja, Hello Kitty, LPS, Mike the Knight, Pokemon, Popeye, Rabbids, Smurfs, Snoopy, Star Wars, Strawberry Shortcake, Superman, Talking Friends and The Simpsons.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's and adult apparel including daywear, nightwear, underwear, accessories, swimwear and socks.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Princess, Warner Bros: Where the Wild Things Are and Gone with the Wind, Fox: Alvin & The Chipmunks; Paramount: Top Gun, Flashdance, Grease; EA: American McGee's Alice; NBA; Capcom: Street Fighter, ARACA: Wicked, and Toei Animation: Sailor Moon.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Costumes for adults, juniors and children, as well as accessories.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: 1966 Batman classic TV series, The Hobbit, The Karate Kid, The Munsters, The Muppets, The Walking Dead, Thundercats, Tom & Jerry, Trick R Treat, Universal Monsters, V for Vendetta, Voltron, Watchmen, Wizard of Oz, Wolfman, Wonderpets, World of Warcraft, WWE, Yogi Bear, Zoolander and Zorro.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Halloween costumes, pet costumes, masks, accessories, make up, wigs, shoes and home décor.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE
Bon Bon Buddies
Pauline Howarth, director of license and design, global
1 Foxes Ln., Oakdale Business Park, Blackwood, South Wales, NP12 4AB U.K.
T: 44 0 1495 241 600
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Cars, Monsters University, Disney Planes, Disney Princess, Disney Fairies, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Phineas and Ferb, Finding Nemo, Winnie the Pooh, Jake and the Neverland Pirates, Spider-Man, The Avengers, Barbie, Monster High, Looney Tunes, Tweetie, One Direction, Moshi Monsters, Super Mario Bros., Transformers and My Little Pony. Distributors of Pez & Zaini (licensed ranges).
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Year-round and seasonal chocolate- and confectionery-filled gifts, novelties, toys, surprise bags, eggs and collectibles for children, tweens, teens and adults. EMEA sales and distribution, supplying licensed confectionery to key retailers in EMEA territories.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Sanrio, Warner Bros., Hasbro, Lucas Licensing, Justin Bieber, Collegiate licensing, Field & Stream, Harley-Davidson, John Deere, MGA, Angry Birds, Twilight, NASCAR, Smurfs and Universal Studios.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Cakes, cupcakes and cookie decorations.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel North America, Disney North America and Polo Ralph Lauren Kids; Guess Kids and Sam Edelman kids globally; Born, Nu Born, Osirus Kids, Becky Bones for Osirus, Pony Kids and NSS, Warner Bros. and Sesame Street.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, Marvel, LucasFilm, LEGO, Sanrio, HIT, Collegiate Licensing, Realtree, Paws, Cartoon Network, US Army, Strawberry Shortcake and Smurfs.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Crocs brand footwear and Jibbitz brand charms/accessories.
Leomil Group (part of the Cortina Group) http://www.leomilgroup.com/
Albert Milhado, chief executive
Lindestraat 58, 9700 Oudenaarde, Belgium
T: 32 (0) 55 305420
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, Avengers, Barbie, Beyblade, Bob the Builder, Cars, Disney Princess, Dora the Explorer, Filly, Marvel, Maya the Bee, Monster High, Phineas and Ferb, Power Rangers Samurai, Smiley World, Superman, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Strawberry Shortcake The Amazing Spider-Man, The Simpsons and Tweety.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Footwear and apparel.
PS Brands http://www.planetsox.com/
Elie Levy, president and chief executive officer; Lori May, vice president, licensing
100 W. 33rd St., Suite 1105, New York, NY 10001
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Esprit, Fila, Kensie, Mac & Jac, TapouT, Hind, Pro Player, Southpole, Baby Phat, Layer 8, Mongoose, Schwinn, FC Barcelona, Juventus, Arsenal, Manchester United, Disney, Nickelodeon, Mattel, Hasbro, Marvel, Hello Kitty, Domo, Adventure Time, Tootsie Roll, Thomas the Tank, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Betty Boop, Care Bears, Pajanimals, Strawberry Shortcake, Peanuts, The Simpsons and Smurfs.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Socks, hosiery, pre-walker shoes and socks, light-up sunglasses, flip flops and slippers.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Mike the Knight, Doodle Jump, Skylanders Giants, Power Rangers Samurai, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Winx Club, Maya the Bee, The Hobbit, Star Wars, Where's Wally?, The Simpsons, Dora the Explorer, Big Time Rush, My Little Pony, iCarly, Mr. Men and Little Miss, Avatar, Animal Planet, Glee, Strawberry Shortcake, The Jungle Book, Playmobil and The World of Eric Carle.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: AppleBottoms, Baby Phat, Carter's, Coogi, Dora the Explorer, Harvey Benard, Wallflower, Crash and Burn, Eddie Bauer, Graco, Jeep, MiGi, SpongeBob SquarePants, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Bubble Guppies, Team Umizoomi, Caillou, Pocoyo, Hello Kitty, Ugly Dolls, Public Zoo, Cut the Rope, Spider-Man and Super Heroes Squad.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Diaper bags, handbags, infant and toddler bedding, room décor and computer and portable electronics cases.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hello Kitty, Disney Properties, Marvel Properties, Thomas & Friends, Me to You, Peppa Pig, Fireman Sam, Star Wars, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, Lego Star Wars, Lego Batman, Lego, Lego Friends, Nintendo, Sonic the Hedgehog, Transformers, My Little Pony, One Direction, Justin Bieber, The Wanted, JLS, Little Mix, Moshi Monsters, Chuggington, Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom, Octonauts, Ben 10, Monster High, Barbie, Star Wars Angry Birds, Mike the Knight, Bob the Builder, Me to You, Winx, Furby, Bin Weevils, Tree Fu Tom, Batman and Paul Frank.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Licensed household textiles and outdoor living products, including bedroom textiles, towels, furniture and inflatable furniture.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Sesame Street, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, Team UmiZoomi, Cars, Planes, Disney Princess, Disney Fairies, Minnie and Mickey Mouse, Jake and the Neverland Pirates, Monsters University and Marvel.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Nursey furniture, toddler furniture, bassinets, playpens, strollers, walkers, accessories, storage, pet and mattresses.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Hell's Kitchen, Breast Cancer Campaign, Carry On, Wallace and Gromit, Honey Monster, Come Dine with Me, The Great British Bake Off, Ethical Goods, Viz, Tetley Tea Folk, Cool Britannia, Dulton, Sebastian Conran, OliveAubergine and Voodoo.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Cookware, kitchen accessories, tableware and partyware.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Nickelodeon, Marvel, teenVOGUE, Smurfs, Monster High, Warner Bros., Major League Baseball, Urban Underground, Cool Factor, Lattitude, Suitelife, Project 101, Hot Gossip, Style Addiction, District, Home Room, Teen Scene, Casa, East End Living, Mercer Street and I.N. Living.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Infant, toddler, juvenile, teen, tween and adult bedding, blankets, throws, decorative pillows, casual and RTA furniture, lighting, wall art, storage, tabletop, kitchen textiles, room décor, rugs, slumber, outdoor and beach products, stationery, toys and gifts.
Jay Franco and Sons
Elyssa Piker, contract manger, licensed properties
295 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10016
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: All Disney brands including all classic properties such as Princess, Tinker Bell, Fairies, Mickey and Minnie, Winnie the Pooh, Little Mermaid; Disney Tween brands; Teen Beach Movie; Minnie's Bowtique; Mickey Mouse Club House; Sofia the First; Doc McStuffins; Planes; Phineas and Ferb; Jake and the Neverland Pirates; Disney film properties such as The Muppets, Tangled, Monsters University, Toy Story, Cars and Princess and the Frog; Marvel brands including Spider-Man, Avengers, Captain America and Iron Man; Angry Birds, Angry Birds Space and Star Wars Angry Birds; Justin Beiber; One Direction; Hello Kitty; Nickelodeon brands including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants and Winx Club; Lucas Film's Star Wars: The Clone Wars; Sesame Workshop's Sesame Street; So So Happy; the Public Zoo; Pac Man Movie; Monster Jam; Power Rangers; Thomas the Tank Engine; King Features; Lalaloopsy; Power Rangers; and Pinkalicious.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Beach, bedding, bath and accessories.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Adventure Time, Barbie, Batman, Betty Boop, Cars, Disney Princess, Dora the Explorer, Elvis, Garfiled, Harley Davidson, Harry Potter, Hello Kitty, I Love Lucy, Looney Tunes, Marvel Comics, Mickey Mouse, MLB, NASCAR, NBA/NBA Players, NFL/NFL Players, NHL Players, Peanuts, Scooby Doo, Smurfs, Sonic the Hedgehog, Superman, Toy Story and The Wizard of Oz
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Home décor and seasonal accessories (such as beach and holiday).
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Looney Tunes, Scooby Doo, Sesame Street, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Spongebob Squarepants, Transformers, Hot Wheels, My Little Pony, Furby, Tonka, GI Joe, Monopoly, Operation, Twister, Magic 8 Ball, Betty Boop, Popeye, Gumby, Elvis Presley, The Godfather, Anchorman, Tommy Boy, Old School, Up in Smoke, Top Gun, Grease Rocky, Delta Force, Animal House, Scarface, E.T, The Blues Brothers, The Big Lebowski, The Hangover, Goodfellas, Beetlejuice, Friday the 13th, The Goonies, Gremlins, Caddyshack, Cheers, The Brady Bunch, The Love Boat, Happy Days, Dexter, Larry the Cable Guy, TED, Slurpee and Icee.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Tabletop/drinkware, barware, bar accessories, ceramic mugs, plastic drinkware, key rings, lanyards, bracelets, clocks, mirrors, wall signs, wallets, backpacks, bags, throw blankets, pillows, beach towels, stationary, billiards and darts accessories and bar room furniture.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cars 2, Cars, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Minnie Mouse, Phineas and Ferb, Disney Fairies, iCarly, Iron Man 2, Hello Kitty, Ni Hao Kai Lan, Dora the Explorer, Spider-Man, Disney Princess, Toy Story, Littlest Pet Shop, Shrek, Bakugan and Star Wars.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Wine is Life, Life is Country, David Bromstad, Thomas Kinkade, Debbie Mumm, Sheree Burlington, Tre Sorelle Studios, Jan Shade Beach, Tara Reed Designs, Kate Ward Thacker, BJ Lantz and Greg Giordano.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Decorative and functional coasters and coordinating gifts for home entertaining.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Batman, Ben 10, Betty Boop, Bob the Builder, Dennis the Menace, Disney Cars, Disney Princess, Dora the Explorer, Everything's Rosie, Hello Kitty, Little Charley Bear, Mickey Mouse, Mike the Knight, Rasta Mouse, RSPCA, Spider-Man, SpongeBob SquarePants, Thomas the Tank Engine and Toy Story.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Tableware, drinkware, storage and lighting.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Lauren Ralph Lauren, Hanes and Izod.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Home textiles, including sheets, bedding and accessories, towel ensembles and bath sheets, blankets and throws, down-filled comforters and pillows, mattress pads and kitchen textiles.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Abbey Road, Beano, Celia Birtwell, Gruffalo, Gruffalo's Child, Aardvark, Hello Kitty Liberty, Literary Transport, Mr. Men, Octonauts, Orla Kiely, Penguin, Rob Ryan, Scrabble, Stirling Moss, Ted Baker, Tintin, V&A, When Superstars Ruled the World and Keep Calm and Carry On.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Design led gifts for men, women and children and household accessories.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Nickelodeon, Marvel, Sanrio, Lucas Licensing, Hasbro, HIT and Saban.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Mealtime products.
Unit 1 Drumhead Rd., Chorley North Business Park, Chorley, Lancashire, PR6 7BX U.K.
T: 44 0 1257 230044
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Arsenal FC, Ben 10, Charmmykitty, Doctor Who, Everton FC, Forever Friends, Little Charley Bear, Man Utd. FC, Marvel Avengers, Spider-Man, Octonauts, The Only Way is Essex, Tottenham Hotspur FC, Barbie, Betty Boop, Chelsea FC, England FA, Everything's Rosie, In the Night Garden, Liverpool FC, Manchester City FC, Marvel Comics, Monster High, Plain Lazy, Top Gear and Union Jack.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's and teen's bedroom textiles including bedding, fleeces, beanbags, towels, ponchos, bed tents, cushions, rugs and lighting.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Peppa Pig, Thomas the Tank Engine, Tree Fu Tom, Bob the Builder, Noddy & Friends, Scooby-Doo, Wallace & Gromit, Dennis the Menace, Big & Small, Fifi Forget-Me-Not & Bumble, Roary the Racing Car, Little Charley Bear, Ben & Holly from Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom, Angelina Ballerina, Pingu, Fireman Sam, Poppy Cat, Postman Pat, Shaun the Sheep, Timmy, Tom & Jerry, Snoopy, Maisy, Paddington Bear, Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from the Octonauts, The Piplings from Waybuloo, ZingZillas and Rastamouse.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Meet-and-greet appearances of licensed chidren's character costumes and manufacture of brand and licensed costume characters and sports mascots.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cars, Disney Princess, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Toy Story, Tangled, Disney Fairies, Winnie the Pooh, SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, Justin Bieber, Curious George, Beyblade and Pinkalicious.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Party goods, including party paperware, foil and latex balloons, party favors, piñatas and decorative accessories.
Abrams Books http://www.abramsbooks.com/
Veronica Wasserman, license and brand manager
115 West 18th Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10011
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Avatar, Star Trek, The Walking Dead, DC Comics, Transformers, Smurfs, The Art of Walt Disney, Andy Warhol, Domo, Nintendo, Topps, Hello Kitty, Uglydoll, Pantone and Little Pim.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Publisher of books in the areas of art, architecture, photography, cooking, interior and garden design, craft, film and television, fashion, weddings, sports, comics, science, pets, pop culture and humor, as well as children's books and calendars.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Doc McStuffins, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Cars, Looney Tunes, Blue's Clues, Harry Potter, Hello Kitty, Phineas and Ferb, Sesame Street, Thomas and Friends, Green Lantern, Winnie the Pooh, The Amazing Spider-Man, Finding Nemo, Team UmiZoomi, Wonder Woman, Disney Fairies, Alvin and the Chipmunks, Batman, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Chuggington, Justice League, Care Bears, SpongeBob SquarePants, Go Diego Go!, Disney Princess, Marvel Superhero Squad, My Little Pony, Strawberry Shortcake, Lisa Frank and Dora the Explorer.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's books in more than 20 formats.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Tim Burton, Frank Miller (Sin City and 300), Hellboy, Mass Effect, Avatar: The Last Airbender and Legend of Korra, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, DOMO, Joss Whedon, Game of Thrones, DragonAge2, Zelda, The Mask, Yoshitaka Amano, Electronic Arts, Conan, Janet Evanovich, Good Luck Trolls, Guillermo del Toro, P. C. Cast, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, TNT, HBO, Classic Media, Tarzan, R. I. P. D., Lone Wolf and Cub, CLAMP, The Goon, Bettie Page, Falling Skies, Dexter, Aliens, Predator, Eric Drooker, Emily the Strange, Serenity/Firefly, DC, Marvel, Disney, Peanuts, STEAM, The Simpsons, Milo Manara, Neil Gaiman and many more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Comic, graphic novel and art book publishing; toys; collectibles; and custom publications.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel in the U.K., OEL, France, Germany, Poland, Spain and Russia. DC Comics in the U.K., OEL, France, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Spain and Finland. New Line/Warner Bros. in the U.K., OEL, France, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary. Artlist in the U.K., OEL, Russia, France, Greece, Germany, Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary. Scholastic in the U.K. and OEL.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Partwork publishing.
Egmont UK http://www.egmont.co.uk/
Emma Cairns-Smith, license acquisition director
239 Kensington High Street, London W8 6SA U.K.
T: 44 0 20 7651 3500
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Thomas and Friends, Bob the Builder, Tintin, Dora the Explorer, Waybuloo, Barbie, Ben 10 and Mr. Men.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's publishing–books and magazines.
Venetia Davie, vice president, new business development
440 Park Avenue South, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10016
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Dora the Explorer, Victorious, Disney Fairies, Disney Princess, Winnie the Pooh, Cars, Toy Story, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Phineas & Ferb, Ben 10,Generation Rex, Chuggington, Barbie, Entenmann's, TLC, Marvel, Power Rangers and Squinkies.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Print and digital books, activity and sticker books, picture books, workbooks, novelty titles, cook books, non-fiction and gift sets for children and adults.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Strawberry Shortcake, Adventure Time, Regular Show, Skylander, Mister Men, Little Miss and Dinosaur Train, as well as a variety of licensed characters and brands such as Mad Libs.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's books and digital content.
557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012
T: 212-343-6100 SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Almost Naked Animals, Alex Toys, Big Time Rush, Chuggington, Clifford the Big Red Dog, HarryPotter (movie tie-ins), Hot Wheels, The Hunger Games (movie tie-ins), Lalaloopsy, LEGO, LEGO DC, LEGO Star Wars, The Magic School Bus, Moshi Monsters, NBA, NFL, Peppa Pig, Puppy In My Pocket, Pokémon, Power Rangers, Ripley's Believe it or Not!, Scooby-Doo, Goosebumps, ISpy, How Do Dinos, FlyGuy and Star Wars.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Batman, Battlestar Galactica, Firefly, James Bond, Lenore, The Simpsons, Sherlock Holmes, Star Trek, Star Wars, Supernatural, Tank Girl, Terminator, Transformers, SpongeBob SquarePants and Watchmen.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: General and genre fiction, graphic novels and illustrated books.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Orla Kiely, Hello Kitty, Moshi Monsters, Emma Bridgewater, Sanderson, Me to You, The Stupid Factory by David & Goliath, Boofle, Mr. Men and Little Miss, Belle & Boo, Power Rangers, Chupa Chups, B. Duck and Kirstie Allsopp.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's, teen and adult's school, social and gift stationery, bags and related gifts.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Anna Griffin, Disney, DreamWorks, Dr. Seuss, Hasbro, Justin Bieber, Kathy Davis, Lucasfilm, Marvel, Mattel, MGM, MLB, NBA, NFL, Nickelodeon, Peanuts, Rachael Hale, Rovio, Sanrio, Sesame Workshop, Skylanders, Spode, Vera and Warner Bros.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Seasonal and everyday social expressions products and stationery, including boxed cards, gift bags and gift tags; everyday and seasonal stickers, sticker books and sticker novelties; sticker treats; tattoo treats; reward stickers; children's classroom Valentines; ribbons and bows; seasonal stationery; seasonal décor; classroom décor and accessories; baby books, photo books, journals and desk accessories; Easter egg coloring kits, Easter eggs and other Easter products; journals; and gift card holders.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Skylanders, The Hobbit, One Direction, Hello Kitty, Top Gear, JLS, Manchester United, Chelsea FC, Doctor Who, Elvis, The Simpsons, Take That, Justing Bieber and Cliff Richard.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Calendars, greeting cards, gift wrap and diaries.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Clone Wars, Harry Potter, Batman, Disney, Toy Story, Cars, The Simpsons, SpongeBob SquarePants, The Man of Steel, The Hobbit, Lord of the Rings, The Big Bang Theory, Thomas and Friends, Fireman Sam, Peppa Pig, Ben 10, Monster High, The Smurfs, Doctor Who, Marilyn Monroe, Johnny Cash, Muse, Metallica, Green Day, Iron Maiden, Nirvana, Bob Marley, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Sex Pistols, Jimi Hendrix, Elvis, JLS, Justin Bieber, One Direction, Lady Gaga, Ford, Shelby, VW, Coca Cola, Harper Collins, Rolling Stone, Hello Kitty, Nintendo, Call of Duty, Halo, Assassins Creed, Battlefield 3, Mass Effect 3, Angry Birds, Star Wars Angry Birds, Moshi Monsters, Bin Weevils, Skylanders, Sony PlayStation, Sonic, Manchester United FC, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC, Arsenal FC, Manchester City FC and FC Barcelona.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Posters, 3D posters, lithographic and photographic prints, frames, badges, stickers and tattoos.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Angry Birds, MotoGP, Super Mario Bros., Hello Kitty, Moshi Monsters, Peppa Pig, Natural History Museum, Toy Story, Ben 10, The Simpsons, Minnie Mouse and Disney Princess.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Greeting cards, gift packaging, partyware, stationery and gifting.
Hallmark Cards http://www.hallmarklicensing.com/
Jodi Schade, vice president/executive producer of Hallmark Properties and studio acquisitions
2440 Pershing Rd., Suite 300, Mail Drop 165, Kansas City, MO 64108
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: hoops&yoyo, Maxine, Jingle, Rainbow Brite, Asteroid Andy and Hallmark Design Collection.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Hallmark Properties licenses Hallmark's creative assets–both its character properties and design collections.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, The Simpsons, Peppa Pig, Hello Kitty, Fireman Sam, Lalaloopsy, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Mike the Knight, Monster High, Ben 10, Bob the Builder, Me to You, Scooby-Doo, The Smurfs and Barbie.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Greetings, stationery, gifts and bags.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Susan Winget, Leslie Murray, Josephine Wall, Laurel Burch, Jody Bergsma, Mike Scovel, Working Girls Design, Judy Buswell, Rachael Hale, Connie Haley, Betsy Cameron, Tim Coffey, Lori Siebert, Gary Patterson, Debbie Mumm, Bob Elsdale, Kate Harper, Dan DiPaolo, Nel Whatmore, Adele Basheer, Sandi Gore Evans, Donna Howell Sickles, Bev Dolittle, Cowboy Cartoonists International and the work of more than 700 other artists.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Everyday, seasonal and Christmas cards, which include boxed cards and boxed card assortments, online personalized everyday and holiday cards, as well as gift products that include magnets, mugs, list pads, note pads, poster prints and note cards.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NBA, NFL, NHL, MLBPA, Barbie and Hot Wheels, Clone Wars, [PJW] All Disney & Pixar titles, FIFA World Cup 2014, FIFA Confederations Cup 2013, Various Football Leagues and individual Football Clubs, Hello Kitty, Ice Age, Littlest Pet Shop, My Little Pony, Naruto, Powerpuff Girls, Rebelde, SpongeBob SquarePants, The Simpsons, UEFA Champions League, National Geographic Kids, Transformers, Turma Da Monica, Winx, Marvel, Dragon Ball, Michael Jackson, One Direction, Justin Bieber, Rio, Invisibles, Blizzard, DC Comics and Dark Horse. Manga licensors: Square Enix, Kodansha, D-Rights, Shueisha, Dentsu, Aniplex, Kodakawa, Tohan, Coamix, Viz and Shopro.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Paper-based collectibles including stickers, trading cards, trading card games magazines, comics, mangas, DVDs, music and juvenile books. Distributor of soccer merchandise and a football content provider. Panini also has a licensing agency, The Licensing Machine, which provides services in worldwide TV and film media distribution and football license acquisition services. Its in-house promotional business provides in- and on-pack promotional activations and retail loyalty schemes.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: The Hobbit, The Big Bang Theory, Pink Floyd, AC/DC, Superman, System of a Down, The Band, The Beatles, Heinz, Kiss, Twilight, Tom Daley, Little Mix, Smiley, Rachael Hale, Ben 10, Audrey Hepburn, LEGO, South Park and James Bond.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Cars 2, Marvel Heroes, Iron Man 2, Spider-Man, Star Wars, SpongeBob SquarePants, Toy Story 3, Chuggington, Mickey Mouse, Disney Princess, Tangled, Sock Monkey, The Wizard of Oz, Hello Kitty, Disney Fairies, Dora the Explorer, Squinkies, The Avengers, Thor, Captain America, Thomas & Friends, Winnie the Pooh, Family Guy, Glee, The Penguins of Madagascar, Jersey Shore, Alice in Wonderland, Twilight, Phineas and Ferb and Sesame Street.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Bin Weevils, Fireman Sam, Postman Pat, Angry Birds Star Wars, Mike the Knight, Doctor Who, Bob the Builder, Hello Kitty, Moshi Monsters, Peppa Pig, Scooby-Doo, Spider-Man, Zhu Zhu Pets and Rastamouse.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Poppy Cat, Peppa Pig, Mike the Knight, Pingu, Driver Dan's Story Train, Chuggington, Ben & Holly's Little Kingdom, Chloe's Closet, Mini, Bananas in Pyjamas and London 2012 Paralympic Games.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Children's toys.
Bryony Boyer, senior vice president
1027 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, RI 02862
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Transformers, Littlest Pet Shop, My Little Pony, Play-Doh, Nerf and Monopoly.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Entertainment, toy, game and lifestyle brands.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Spider-Man, Marvel characters, Star Wars: Clone Wars, Winnie the Pooh, Mickey Mouse, Minnie, Toy Story, Cars, Disney Princess, Barbie, Monster High, SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer, Hello Kitty, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Maya the Bee, Peppa Pig, Angry Birds and Power Rangers.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, electronic toys and games.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Disney Princess, Disney Fairies, Cars, Pirates of the Caribbean, Club Penguin, Ultimate Fighting Championship, Marvel, Star Wars, Sesame Street, Graco, Cabbage Patch Kids, Hello Kitty, Winx Club and more.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Jakks Pacific is a leading designer and marketer of toys and consumer products, with a wide range of products that feature some of the most popular brands and children's toy licenses in the world. Jakks is an award-winning licensee of several hundred nationally and internationally known trademarks including Disney, Nickelodeon, Warner Bros., Ultimate Fighting Championship, Hello Kitty, Graco and Cabbage Patch Kids.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Star Wars, Marvel Super Heroes, DC Universe Super Heroes, The Lord of the Rings, Cars, Harry Potter, Pirates of the Caribbean, SpongeBob SquarePants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Toy Story.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Construction toys.
Holly Stein, vice president of licensing acquisitions and business development
333 Continental Blvd., El Segundo, CA 90245
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney Princess, Disney/Pixar Cars, Disney/Pixar Toy Story, Warner Bros.' DC Universe, Nickelodeon, WWE, Cartoon Network and others.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys, dolls, action figures, die-cast vehicles, games and puzzles and youth electronics.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Power Rangers, Halo, Disney Princess, Cars, SpongeBob SquarePants, Mickey Mouse, World of Warcraft, Barbie, Skylanders Giants, Hello Kitty, Spider-Man, Thomas & Friends, CAT, Moshi Monsters, The Smurfs, Chuggington, Dora the Explorer and Dinosaur Train.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Construction toys, play sets, games, puzzles, stationery, pens, pencils, markers and crayons for preschoolers, boys, girls and collectors.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Barbie, Hot Wheels, Toy Story, Fisher-Price, Mad Science, Monsters vs. Aliens, NFL, Nickelodeon, Rawlings, Sesame Street, Dora the Explorer, Blue Man Group, Go Diego Go!, The Backyardigans, Disney, Power Rangers, Jeep and DreamWorks.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Toys.
Upper Deck http://www.upperdeck.com/
Jason Masherah, vice president of marketing and business development
2251 Rutherford Rd., Carlsbad, CA 92008
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Marvel Super Hero Squad, The Avengers, Hello Kitty, Thomas & Friends, NFL, NBA, PGA, NHL and Team USA Soccer.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Trading cards, games and collectibles.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Tony Hawk, Family Guy, Moshi Monsters, Transformers, Battleship, Trash Pack, Spider-Man, Ice Age: Continental Drift, Bratz, Angry Birds, Lalaloopsy, 007, NASCAR, Monster Jam, Wipeout, Fast & Furious, The Walking Dead and Wreck-it Ralph.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment.
Jim Wilson, president and chief executive officer
1640 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90025
T: 310-806-6182 SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Ghostbusters, Star Trek and Dungeons & Dragons.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment software.
Electronic Arts http://www.ea.com/
Nancy Fong, senior director of business affairs
209 Redwood Shores Pkwy., Redwood City, CA 94065
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: NFL, NHL, NBA, FIFA, NCAA, Harry Potter, PGA Tour and Hasbro brands.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment.
Konami Digital Entertainment http://www.konami.com/
Careen Yapp, vice president of acquisitions and franchise development
2381 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 200, El Segundo, CA 90245
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Glee, Marvel X-Men, The Simpsons, Battle L.A., Beyblade, Adidas, Reebok, Umbro and Yu-Gi-Oh!.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Video games (all platforms), trading card games, arcade games and gaming.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Disney, Warner Brothers (including DC comics), Activision, Twilight/Breaking Dawn, Sanrio, Getty Images, Where's Waldo, David & Goliath, Playboy, Reef Apparel, NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, MLL, NASCAR and over 250 colleges and universities.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Vinyl print, paint and etching on-demand for all electronic devices including, but not limited to: mobile phones, MP3 players, laptops, netbooks, tablets, iPads, e-readers, gaming consoles and controllers and medical units such as insulin packs/pumps and sleep apnea machines.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: WWE, Star Wars, UFC, SpongeBob SquarePants, Disney Princess, Monster High, Barbie, The Penguins of Madagascar, Voltron, Marvel Super Hero Squad, Rio, South Park and The Biggest Loser.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive software developer and publisher across all platforms–console, handheld, mobile and online.
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Assassin's Creed, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, Family Feud, The Amazing Race, Petz, Open Season, Surf's Up, Winnie the Pooh, CSI, Prince of Persia, The Adventures of Tintin, Shaun White, Avatar, Tom Clancy and Rayman/Rabbids.
PRIMARY BUSINESS: Interactive entertainment products.
VTech Electronics North America http://www.vtech.com/
Tom McClure, director of marketing
1155 W. Dundee, Suite 130, Arlington Heights, IL 60004
SAMPLING OF LICENSES: Toy Story 2, Disney Princess, Cars 2, Shrek, Kung Fu Panda, Thomas the Tank Engine, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants and Scooby Doo.