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.
Five iconic British institutions will be exhibiting at Licensing Expo this year for the first time including The Royal Ballet and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust.
Entrepreneur Media, publisher of Entrepreneur magazine, has partnered with the Professional Education Institute to develop coaching and training programs.
All American Licensing & Management Group has tapped Bow Wow Pets to develop a line of pet products featuring the Dog for Dog charity.
The non-food licensing program for TapatÍo is heating up, with Firefly Brand Management adding seven new partners for the hot sauce brand.
Actor and producer Mark Wahlberg has launched a limited edition apparel line with Indian Motorcycle. The star is also the brand ambassador for the company's Scout brand.
PepsiCo has partnered with Body Rags for a new t-shirt line featuring the Pepsi and Mountain Dew beverage brands.
Peanuts Worldwide has partnered with DecoPac for a multi-year license agreement to create cake, cupcake and dessert decorations featuring the Peanuts brand.
Praim Group is planning a line of premium, kosher chocolate bars for the Mensch on a Bench brand, targeted to Jewish children and interfaith families in North America.
Viz Media has signed two tasty new deals for Doraemon that will see the Japanese character featured on new snack products in North and Latin America.
The global mobile texting platform "Line" has entered a long-term global partnership with the United Nations Children's Fund to raise funds for the charity.
Three licensing executives will be donning their trainers and running the London Marathon on April 13 to support The Light Fund.
Saban Brands has partnered with San Francisco’s Center for Childhood Creativity to develop a series of activities for kids.
Of the 5,000 brands that can be found at Licensing Expo, more than 1,800 are from consumer goods categories.
London’s Natural History Museum has added two new product partners for its annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.
Kellogg Company is getting in on The Amazing Spider-Man 2 action with a new game app that let’s players step into the world of the upcoming
Ripple Junction has donated 5,000 of its graphic t-shirts to victims affected by the recent tornadoes and flooding in the Southern and Eastern U.S.
McDonald's will change the look of its French fry packaging globally Monday to celebrate the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
All American Licensing & Management Group has been appointed to develop a program for the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
DreamWorks Animation has teamed with Bazooka Candy Brands for a limited edition candy line to support How To Train Your Dragon 2.
U.K. children’s museum Eureka! is looking for licensees to collaborate on upcoming projects targeting the 5- to 7-year-old educational market.
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