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.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has added a host of new gifting licensees for the Classic Thunderbirds brand at the Spring Fair trade show this week.
Olly Ltd. has appointed a licensing agent in the U.K. and Ireland for its Olly the Little White Van brand and appointed a licensing and marketing veteran to its board.
DC Thomson Consumer Products licensees are showcasing a range of new products for The Beano this week at Spring Fair in Birmingham, England.
Giani is debuting its new line of "Great British Bake-Off"-branded appliances this week at Spring Fair in Birmingham, England.
Titan Entertainment is showcasing a wide variety of products from its range of licenses at Spring Fair, taking place this week in Birmingham, England.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association is now accepting online entries for the 2015 Licensing Excellence Awards.
Carte Blanche Group has appointed Biplano to represent its classic Me to You property, and the brand's signature character, Tatty Teddy, in France.
Genius Brands International has appointed Jason Brumbaugh to the newly created position of vice president of digital.
Imports Dragon has hired Felipe Rojas to join its Montreal team as design manager.
Clipper Corp. has signed a licensing agreement with production company Notional to create a collection of kitchen products inspired by the cooking competition series "Chopped."
Tiger Aspect has appointed two new licensing agents in preparation for the 25th anniversary of the Mr. Bean brand and the launch of a new animated series.
The U.K.’s Channel 5 has acquired all 52 x 11 episodes of Zodiak Kids' new children’s show “Zack and Quack” along with a slew of other broadcasters.
Ink Global introduced two new animation series–“D6” and “Zafari"–and continued to sell its hit series “Masha and The Bear” at MIPCOM this week.
Beanstalk has signed on to represent HGTV interior designer Genevieve Gorder for licensing.
Brand Licensing Europe 2014, which took place on Oct. 7-9 at London’s Olympia, boasted 306 exhibitors, making it the largest BLE ever.
The Toy Industry Association has announced the finalists for the Toy of the Year awards.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as the worldwide licensing agent for the book series Waddley Sees The World.
Turkish agency Kaynak Licensing Company has changed its name to Sentries Licensing Company.
The joint venture between 21st Century Fox's Shine Group and Apollo Global Management's Endemol and Core Media Group has launched.
Swarovski has joined forces with the technology company Misfit to develop a new line of health and fitness wearables that will debut at CES this week.
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