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.
Elmer's Products has teamed with the non-stick coating brand LiquiGlide to develop a range of new adhesive products.
Vandor has introduced its first-ever line of licensed shopper totes featuring five of its top licenses–Marilyn Monroe, My Little Pony, Hello Kitty, Marvel Comics and Star Wars.
LMCA is bringing the Westinghouse Electric Corp. brand to another new category– home water purification.
New company Squiz has signed its first license to bring the Sophie la Girafe brand to its line of reusable drink pouches for kids.
Floor care brand Bissell has appointed IMC to expand its brand into a range of new product categories including home, DIY and automotive.
Branding agency The Wildflower Group continues to expand the licensing program for the Girl Scouts of the USA with three new licensing deals.
The Australia Post has launched a new collectible stamp pack starring King Features' Betty Boop, in a deal brokered by the brand's regional agent, Merchantwise.
Heritage home products brand Black+Decker is partnering with appliance manufacturer Midea to develop and launch a new range of indoor vacuums.
LMCA has brokered a worldwide licensing agreement with the Camelion Battery Co. of Shenzhen, China, for Westinghouse Electric Corp.-branded batteries.
Victory Tailgate is planning a line of canvas wall art for more than 600 U.S. schools.
The New York Times is expanding its travel program, Times Journeys, to now include 21 land-based tours that will visit more than 30 countries.
The Smithsonian has teamed up with The Great Courses to develop and produce educational seminars inspired by the group of museums.
TSBA Group, global licensing agent for energy company Shell, is exhibiting the brand’s heritage and modern aspects across two booths at Licensing Expo.
Italian art brand The Gkrs has added two new partners.
DreamWorks Animation will make its first official foray into the retail space with the launch of DreamPlace this holiday season.
NFL Players Inc. and Panini America has signed an exclusive agreement that will make Panini the sole manufacturer of NFLPA-licensed trading cards and stickers.
From fashion to music merchandising to frozen yogurt, this longtime Montreal-based apparel and accessories licensee is committed to diversification.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has built a multi-category global licensing program for the final season of “Sons Of Anarchy,” which begins Sept 9.
Historic Royal Palaces, the charity that cares for the Tower of London and other site, will showcase its new gardening range from Briers at Brand Licensing Europe, Oct. 7-9.
Planeta Junior and Studio 100 International have named Spanish toy manufacturer, Famosa as the worldwide master toy partner for the Heidi brand.
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