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."
Global energy company Shell has signed on as the headline sponsor of the new Motorsports Café feature area at Licensing Expo 2014.
Studio 100 has appointed Tim Brooke-Hunt as president of the board of Flying Bark Productions in Australia.
Acamar Films has tapped The Licensing Company to rep its upcoming TV show, “Bing Bunny."
Dark Horse and HBO Global Licensing have revealed the next releases in their line of Game of Thrones collectible figures.
MEGA Brands and Ubisoft are teaming to create a new line of collector construction sets based on “Assassin’s Creed.”
CBS Consumer Products is expanding its Star Trek program into new categories including golf and office accessories and souvenirs.
Facebook has acquired the cross-platform mobile messaging company WhatsApp for approximately $16 billion.
Children’s magazine publisher Redan Publishing has welcomed back Jessica McKnight as sales and marketing director.
Tim Juckes has been tapped as the new sales director of U.K. consumer products at Saban Brands.
Discovery Communications has promoted Doug Baker to the position of COO and CFO for Discovery Networks International.
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