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.
Licensing and branding agency The Wildflower Group continues to add to the Girl Scouts of America program.
Pan American World Airways has tapped Itochu Fashion System as the master licensee for the Pan Am brand in Japan.
The Smiley Company has signed a new deal with Bic that will see disposable Bic lighters adorned with different Smiley face images and slogans.
Univision Communications and Experian Consumer Services-Affinity have launched financial resource center for the U.S. Hispanic community.
To promote the Marvel film Guardians of the Galaxy, customization company CafePress launched an extensive line of fan-generated apparel and consumer products.
Virgin Galactic will work with global book publisher DK to create seven exclusive titles over the next two years.
Citizen Watch Company of America, Inc. debuted a new limited-edition watch with its Brand Ambassador, two-time grand slam tennis champion Victoria Azarenka.
A new study by the Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association has revealed the top licensed toy brands among British children.
British accessories brand Zatchels has signed on to create a range of leather bags and accessories featuring the University of Oxford brand.
UCLA will offer a new licensing course in association with LIMA called “Licensing Entertainment" starting Jan. 6.
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