With MAGIC Market Week in full swing, it’s only fitting that License! Global looks at the trends that will shape the licensed apparel business in 2014.
License! Global is now calling for submissions for the exclusive, annual Top 150 Global Licensors report.
A year in review and look ahead at the market Down Under. Editorial is provided by License! Global’s Australian content partner, The Bugg Report.
From the skyrocketing success of digital-first properties to major shifts in the television landscape to big name brand acquisitions, here is the news that shaped 2013.
Retail dollar sales of toys experienced a decline of 1 percent when compared to 2012, according to 2013 year-end retail sales data compiled by The NPD Group.
Acquisitions, challenges at retail and global expansion all defined the major headlines for the brand licensing sector in 2013, and it will be much of the same this year.
NATPE and the CEA presented the findings of the second part of their research study on second-screen usage among TV audiences at NATPE Monday.
Of second-screen users, 79 percent access a second device while watching TV programming.
Traditional toys will always have a place in the toy aisle, but increasingly digital products and properties are driving trends in children’s play.
Following a 1 percent decline in the U.K. toy sector in 2013, this year will see a turnaround and even moderate growth.
In a recent global survey of its members, LIMA found that 81 percent of respondents expect their licensing business to grow this year.
License! Global is calling for submissions for its annual Top Global Licensors report and the Top Global Licensing Agents list.
Acquisitions are changing the landscape as licensors chase growth and diversification.
The submission deadline for License! Global’s annual Top Global Licensors report has been extended to this Friday.
According to a recent survey conducted by research group NPD, most households own a mobile device in some form, with children becoming increasingly tech savvy. Does this open the category to more product opportunities than ever before?
License! Global has extended the deadline for op 125 Global Licensors submissions to Wednesday.
British licensing professionals are reporting a good trading year to date, with more than two-thirds experiencing growth.
License! Global has released its exclusive Top 150 Global Licensors report in its May issue, now available online.
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