The 35 agents in this annual ranking are the leaders of the pack, working behind the scenes to build some of the world’s biggest brands, from Wimbledon to Cherokee to Pepsi.
Video care monitoring company Seedonk is planning a new series of consumer technology products featuring the Kodak brand.
Rapper Wiz Khalifa's record label and management company Taylor Gang Entertainment has partnered with Grenco Science for a series of vaporizer products.
Victory Tailgate has signed a new deal with restaurant chain Waffle House for branded cornhole boards and bags.
Lollipop brand Chupa Chups has signed a raft of new licensing deals in Italy.
The Light Fund, the U.K.'s charitable body for the licensing industry, has named 16 beneficiaries for the more than £90,000 it raised in 2014.
The University of California, Davis has partnered with alumni-owned business City Bicycle Company to create a branded bicycle.
Harley-Davidson is partnering with Cobra Electronics for a special, limited edition Harley-Davidson-branded CB radio.
In an effort to continue growth, Brand Castle, a licensee for branded baking kits, has named John Brandley as senior vice president, sales.
Licensing agency Brands with Influence has added a swath of new partners for brands including the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
The Boy Scouts of America has added several new licensees, both for consumer products and scouting-specific gear.
Licensing agency Beanstalk has signed on to represent the California Milk Processor Board’s Got Milk? brand.
Glassware company Riedel has released a new drinking glass special designed to provide the “optimal Coca-Cola taste experience.”
The doughnut shop Krispy Kreme is launching a line of ready-to-drink iced coffees inspired by its coffees and pastries, available exclusively at Walmart.
Tomy International is previewing its 2014 lineup for Chuggington, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pokemon and John Deere.
Peanuts is the latest brand to join Digital Giving’s “T-Shirt Booth” app.
Agency Brandberry and the fashion watch brand FLüD have joined iQ License, a new online networking platform for the licensing industry.
CBS Consumer Products and The Federation of Beer are planning a new Star Trek-branded beer–Klingon Warnog.
Perfetti Van Melle’s lollipop brand Chupa Chups has inked a new deal with Dohe for a stationery collection in Spain.
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.
McDonald’s will feature Pokémon XY in Happy Meals across the U.S. next month.
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