Monthly Archive: January 2017

Licensing Expo Japan – Special Pre-Show Seminar Program

Taking Advantage of Character & Brand Licensing To Strengthen Your Brand and Products Through Collaboration   UBM Japan, the organizer of Licensing Expo Japan and special show partner, LIMA Japan, will deliver a seminar program on licensing basics and its potential to two specific industry audiences on Wednesday 15th February at Tokyo Big Sight’s Conference Tower. The seminars – one for

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LIMA to Host Second Licensing Showcase in Latin America

LIMA will host its second Annual Latin American licensing conference and showcase, Expolicencias Latin America 2017, March 27-28 in Bogota, Colombia. This innovative event will provide licensors, licensees, retailers and other related business professionals the opportunity to gain a more thorough understanding of the Latin American market, including its prospects and challenges. “Expolicencias is an ideal setting for anyone interested in expanding their business in Latin America

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LIMA to Induct Three Industry Veterans into Licensing Hall of Fame

For the first time in 26 years, LIMA will be naming a trio of industry executives to the Licensing Hall of Fame in the same year: Allan Feldman, CEO and Founder of LMCA; Dell Furano, CEO and Founder of Epic Rights; and Cyril Speijer, former CEO of Wavery Productions B.V. and current co-principal of BN Licensing B.V. This year’s Hall of Fame

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LIMA Inks Exclusive Partnership with UBM for Licensing Expo China

UBM has formed an exclusive partnership with the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA), the leading industry association for global licensing, for Licensing Expo China 2017. Licensing Expo China, the latest addition to UBM’s licensing portfolio, will be held on 18-20 July 2017 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC), Shanghai, China. Licensing Expo China and LIMA aim to

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Latest Webinar 1/25 – The eCommerce of Flash Sales, Subscription Boxes and Meal Kit Services

Join LIMA on January 25 for our latest webinar “Members-Only E-Commerce: Maximizing Sales and Awareness Through Flash Sales, Subscription Boxes, and Meal Kit Services.”  These sales channels and promotional platforms have become key for licensed properties and products of all types — learn who the major players are and how they work, how licensors and licensees are taking advantage of this opportunity, and

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Winners of the 2017 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Announced!

The LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Ceremony & Cocktail Reception was held this evening on the opening night of Hong Kong International Licensing Show!  Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Awards! Best Asian Property of the Year: B. Duck – SEMK International Enterprises Ltd. Best Licensed Promotion of the Year: Kung Fu Panda 3 – Master Kong Best Corporate Brand / Fashion / Lifestyle Program

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LIMA @ NY Toy Fair – Register for Our Networking Party!

Are You Registered for the annual LIMA  Toy Fair Party? Join LIMA for our annual Toy Fair Networking Reception, with special theme sponsor Crayola! After a busy day at NY Toy Fair – and a long, cold walk over from Javits! – join LIMA for a fun night of networking.  We’ll be enjoying cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at Hard Rock Café New York. 

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Get Involved! Join the LIMA Board

Why? Thinking about becoming a member of the LIMA Board of Directors? Here’s a few reasons why it’s a great idea: Engage with other industry leaders who want to make a difference – and have fun doing it! Help drive the decision making that affects the overall industry Have a stronger voice in the licensing industry Elevate your presence in

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