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.
Brandgenuity has appointed independent licensing company Rocket as the pan-European agent for Gas Monkey Garage brand.
Plumbing and drain cleaning brand Roto-Rooter has teamed with Metro Design USA to develop a line of branded plumbing plungers for residential use.
Hormel Foods' Spam brand has kicked off the cross-country Spamerican Tour with Food Network chef Sunny Anderson.
Iron Gut Publishing has partnered with the Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity for a collection of artwork featuring the Peter Pan brand.
Firefly Brand Management has signed a host of new licensees for Mr. Bubble as the bubble bath brand readies for its 55th anniversary next year.
The U.K. licensing industry charity The Light Fund, is planning a number of new fundraising events, after raising more than £90,000 in 2014.
Trade show veteran Kathy Ireland has teamed up with ExpoMarketing Group to help other businesspeople showcase their brands at trade events.
Licensing agency LMCA has brokered a new partnership between Westinghouse Electric and Strattec Advance Logic for a line of security products.
Brandgenuity has secured seven new licensing partners for Gas Monkey Garage, the auto restoration shop featured in the Discovery series “Fast ‘N Loud.”
Iconic red and white frozen treat Bomb Pop and sour candy brand Warheads have joined forces to launch a new line of lip-puckering frozen treats.
Jamba Juice has entered into an exclusive multi-year licensing agreement with Hamilton Beach Brands to create a line of branded blenders and juicing products.
Australian automaker GM Holden has appointed TPF as the global licensing agent for its stable of brands including Holden, Holden Special Vehicles and the Holden Racing Team.
Cabela’s Incorporated and country music star Luke Bryan debuted his new 32 Bridge line of clothing exclusively at Cabela’s this month.
Lionsgate is bringing the blockbuster Hunger Games franchise to the stage in partnership with Dutch media company Imagine Nation and the U.S.-based Triangular Entertainment.
Tommy Bahama will unveil a new retail/restaurant concept at Harbourside Place in Jupiter, Fla.,on Thursday.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and WWE have signed a multi-year partnership for home video distribution of WWE programming.
Victory Tailgate has released branded cornhole games for the restaurant chain Johnny Rockets.
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.
Chef Jason Santos is the latest brand to join Card.com's roster of personalized debit cards in a deal brokered by C3 Entertainment, Santos' licensing agent.
U.K. licensing executives Anthony Temple (Rainbow Designs), Alicia Davenport (DRi) and Stephen Gould (CPLG) have organized a Miffy & Friends Charity Cycling Challenge.
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