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.
Video care monitoring company Seedonk is planning a new series of consumer technology products featuring the Kodak brand.
The Collegiate Licensing Company (an affiliate of IMG College) has locked up yet another university partnership.
Rapper Wiz Khalifa's record label and management company Taylor Gang Entertainment has partnered with Grenco Science for a series of vaporizer products.
The University of California, Davis has partnered with alumni-owned business City Bicycle Company to create a branded bicycle.
Harley-Davidson is partnering with Cobra Electronics for a special, limited edition Harley-Davidson-branded CB radio.
Licensing agency Brands with Influence has added a swath of new partners for brands including the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
The Boy Scouts of America has added several new licensees, both for consumer products and scouting-specific gear.
American Greetings Properties is the latest licensor to bring its brand to Card.com with a new range of Strawberry Shortcake pre-paid debit cards.
The University of California has extended its partnership with The Collegiate Licensing Company, an affiliate of IMG, through 2017.
The University of Oregon has appointed Georgia-based firm Fermata Partners to expand its licensing program. UO currently boasts more than 400 licensees.
The National Hockey League has expanded its relationship with American Honda Motor to include Honda Canada as sponsor in the automotive category in North America.
Loudmouth has teamed with Victory Tailgate to develop a line of cornhole game boards and bags outfitted in Loudmouth's signature wild patterns.
Hayat Kimya’s line of paper towels featuring Betty Boop has been such a hit in Turkey that the manufacturer will be doing a second run this year.
Sony has signed a new multi-year deal with gaming company IGT to develop its Wheel of Fortune slot machines for mobile and online.
Powersports brand Polaris Industries has signed a multi-year agreement with Alchemy3 to create lottery games featuring Polaris vehicles.
Appy Food and Drinks has launched a line of carton juices at Tesco stores across the U.K. featuring Peppa Pig and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Character World is expanding and moving up the release of bedroom textiles and accessories based on the Disney animated film Frozen in time for Christmas.
Game makers USAopoly, under license from Hasbro, and Nickelodeon will release two Monopoly Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board games this fall.
U.K. gaming software developers Microgaming has created an online slot game for Jurassic Park in partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing.
Haven Licensing will now represent Artestar and manage the licensing of its art, design and pop culture brands in Australia and New Zealand.
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