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.
Bryan G. Stockton has resigned as chairman and CEO of Mattel and Christopher A. Sinclair has been named as the toymaker's new chairman and interim CEO.
Mind Candy has appointed CPLG as the licensing agent for its new gaming brand "World of Warriors" across continental Europe and the U.S.
Tech toys and licensed lines stole the show at this year's U.K. Toy Fair, which took place last week in London.
In April, art licensing agency MHS Licensing will celebrate its 20th anniversary and in anticipation of the event the firm has launched an enhanced website.
Video and social gaming executive Steven Chiang has been named to the board of The Topps Company.
FremantleMedia has increased its stake in Europe's No. 1 multi-channel network Divimove, making Fremantle the majority shareholder.
DreamWorks Animation is restructuring its feature animation business, reducing its annual output from three films to two in an effort to drive profitability.
U.K. royalty auditing firm 360 Audit has made a number of new hires in order to expand its business operations into new territories.
Fashion and accessories designer, licensor and licensee Vince Camuto died Wednesday at the age of 78 after a battle with cancer.
Marsha Armitage-Bristow, founder of the licensing agency Dimensional Branding, has launched another new company, Brand Brilliant Consulting.
Entertainment One and the recently launched El Rey Network have signed an exclusive worldwide television distribution agreement.
Cottage Life Media has appointed The Licensing Shop to build a lifestyle consumer products program for its brand.
More than 76,000 professionals from 112 countries traveled to Nuremberg, Germany, for the largest ever Spielwarenmesse toy fair last week.
DreamWorks Animation’s CEO and director Jeffrey Katzenberg is slated to give the opening keynote address on the first day of Licensing Expo, June 17.
The Hong Kong International Licensing Show, which was held Jan. 6-8, featured more than 200 exhibitors and 600 licensed brands.
Playmates Toys is set to introduce an all-new line for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles inspired by Nickelodeon's CG-animated show.
Bandai has introduced a robust portfolio of branded entertainment toys for both boys and girls this week at New York Toy Fair.
With MAGIC in full swing, License! Global looks at the trends that will shape the licensed apparel business in 2014.
A swath of big-brand companies are already slated to exhibit at Brand Licensing Europe this year, which will return to London’s Olympia Oct. 7-9.
U.K. novelty company Mask-arade has expanded its team with the appointment of Tanya Folliot as international sales manager.
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