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.
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."
The Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair, taking place now in Nuremberg, Germany, has announced the four winners of its annual ToyAward.
Meredith has acquired Shape magazine and plans to combine Shape magazine with its own health and wellness publication Fitness.
U.K. licensing executives Anthony Temple (Rainbow Designs), Alicia Davenport (DRi) and Stephen Gould (CPLG) have organized a Miffy & Friends Charity Cycling Challenge.
Animation company Toonz Entertainment is setting up a dedicated subsidiary office in Auckland, New Zealand.
Simba Toys has been named as the official toy partner for the modeling competition "Germany's Next Top Model," it was announced today from the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair.
Spanish production and distribution company Imira Entertainment has appointed Giles Bones as its new international sales and marketing manager.
Warner Bros. Entertainment has named Ana de Castro as senior vice president and deputy general counsel.
For a second year, Women In Toys and Walmart are teaming up to hold the Women’s Global Economic Empowerment Initiative at NY Toy Fair.
Funko has announced a new line of highly articulated action figures, dubbed the Legacy Collection.
Crayola and General Mills have joined the roster of more than 175 licensees for Activision Publishing Skylanders franchise.
A roster of Warner Bros. Consumer Products’ fashion licensees are showing off the company’s entertainment properties on the MAGIC show floor.
Viacom International Media Networks South has appointed Victor Mourão as general manager of VIMN Portugal.
DreamWorks Animation’s AwesomenessTV, has hired former Walt Disney Studios executive T.J. Marchetti as chief marketing officer.
License! Global is now calling for submissions for its exclusive, annual Top Global Licensing Agents list.
Beanstalk is expanding its territorial reach through a new strategic partnership with Indian brand licensing agency The Wild East Group.
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