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.
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.
The oldest symphony orchestra in the country, the New York Philharmonic, has appointed Remarkable Brands as its worldwide licensing agent.
U.K. parenting website Netmums unveiled its picks for the top five toys on display at U.K. Toy Fair this week.
Warren Clamen has joined Marquee Brands' board of directors as an independent director and special advisor to the brand management company.
Big Tent Entertainment has hired Tami Thosath as manager of business development.
Retail sales of toys in the U.S. generated $18.08 billion in 2014 compared to $17.46 billion in 2013, an increase of 4 percent, according to the NPD Group.
Licensing Expo and MAGIC Market Week have announced a new collaboration to cross-promote attendance at their two complementary trade events.
The Beverly Hills Country Club has appointed KT Licensing to build a licensing program for the brand in Greater China.
Tails of Whimsy has teamed up with All Art Licensing and Think Tank Emporium to bring his new property BrokenHeart Pets to the page and the screen.
Planeta Junior and DreamWorks Animation has signed a multi-year TV distribution and licensing deal across Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey.
Despite frigid temperatures, more than 30,000 people are expected to attend the 111th American International Toy Fair.
Schleich has taken Snoopy all around New York City in the last few days to celebrate its upcoming Peanuts product line.
Hasbro unveiled a re-imagined line of Transformers toys at New York Toy Fair this week and announced a raft of licensees for the brand.
License! Global and Licensing Expo are hosting a free seminar at 11:30 a.m. today at MAGIC Market Week about fashion licensing.
Brand Central has hired a trio of new licensing executives and opened its third office location in North Carolina.
Reeder Brand Management will represent the brand of the late Chris Farley for licensing.
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