As the retail sector continues to evolve, brand licensors have to keep abreast of retail trends in order to maximize all opportunities.
Hasbro and Shapeways are combining powers to launch SuperFanArt.com, a 3D printing marketplace and community that will allow fans to promote their artwork and creations.
Families will spend slightly more on back-to-school items than last year, according to the National Retail Federation’s 2014 Back-to-School survey.
LIMA has introduced the first in a new series of consumer survey reports detailing kids’ favorite brands and characters in 31 nations around the world.
The National Retail Federation estimates that food sales will reach $6.2 billion ($68.16 per household) this Independence Day.
Google has overtaken Apple to regain its position as the world’s most valuable brand, according to the annual BrandZ report.
The average person will spend $113.80 on gifts for dad this Father's Day, slightly down from last year.
The Global Retailing Conference convened in Tucson, Ariz., last month to discuss the future of retail. Most merchants agree: technology is the future and it’s here now.
Despite nicer spring weather, consumers tempered their spending in the month of April, according to the National Retail Federation.
Chinese brands are expanding internationally at a rapidly growing pace, according to a new report from Thomson Reuters CompuMark.
Nearly half (49.9 percent) of holiday shoppers plan to do the remainder of their holiday shopping online.
July was a mixed bag for retailers, with sales gains in some categories but declines in others.
Apple released its list of the top apps of 2013 Tuesday, with many games that feature attached licensing programs making the list.
Back-to-school shopping began earlier than ever this year, according to the National Retail Federation.
This year’s annual NRF conference and expo, held earlier this week in New York City, heavily focused on omni-channel retailing, customer engagement and data mining.
As season six of “Sons of Anarchy” readies for its Sept. 10 premiere, novelty retailer Spencer’s is bringing fans a full range of gear.
With Super Bowl XLVIII expected to draw an estimated 181 million viewers, the NRF predicts that total spending for the event will top $12.3 billion.
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