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."
The first two seasons of Bagdasarian Productions’ “Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks” have been picked up by Brazilian satellite company Globosat.
CITV has greenlit an additional 13 episodes of Platinum Films' “Matt Hatter Chronicles.”
FremantleMedia has appointed Samantha Glynne as vice president of branded entertainment in its Digital & Branded Entertainment Division.
Lyric licensing agency Sunny Side Up has announced that it has forged a global deal with peermusic, a global independent music publisher.
Gaumont International Television has hired Tim Stephen to the newly created position of senior vice president of business and legal affairs.
Purple carpet on the main aisle wasn’t the only new addition at Brand Licensing Europe this year. The event welcomed more exhibitors than ever before, highlighting the vibrancy of the EMEA licensing industry.
Ahmad Nassar has been named as the new president of NFL Players Inc., the licensing and marketing arm of the NFL Players Association, effective Feb. 2.
Scripps Networks Interactive has appointed Phillip Luff to head its U.K., Europe, Middle East and Africa business.
As CPLG, a subsidiary of DHX Media, celebrates its 40th anniversary it is a particularly proud moment in the company’s history considering the recent changes and challenges it has encountered.
The Eastman Kodak Company and its licensee Sakar International previewed a range of new products at CES this week in Las Vegas, Nev.
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