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.
Ford Motor Company is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Mustang in collaboration with five world-renowned fashion designers.
Brands with Influence has been appointed to create a licensing program for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
Fisher-Price has teamed up with Ford for a Power Wheels vehicle inspired by the 2015 F-150 truck.
Forsythe Cosmetic Group and its subsidiary Forsythe Licensing are planning a line of collegiate nail polish and nail art with Miss Fanatic.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
Gameloft and Fox Digital Entertainment have extended their partnership for the release of their new digital game app, “Ice Age Adventures.”
BBC Worldwide ANZ has tapped SuperCheap Auto as the exclusive retailer of Top Gear-branded automotive accessories in Australia and New Zealand.
Peavey Electronics has added a line musical instruments and accessories featuring Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy to their repertoire.
Girl Scouts of the USA has tapped Wicked Cool Toys to develop a line of role play, craft and activity products inspired by the girls’ leadership organization.
Princess Cruises and Discovery Consumer Products announced their collaboration to create Discovery At Sea, interactive onboard activities and shore excursions for families aboard Princess ships.
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