LIMA News

Register for the LIMA LA Exec Breakfast on Digital Marketing Trends – Nov 6th!

LIMA returns to Los Angeles on Thursday, November 6th for our next Executive Networking Breakfast, Brand and Licensing Convergence in the Digital Age – What’s Trending Now, from 8:00-10:00am at the headquarters of United Talent Agency (UTA).  This interactive panel discussion will feature top marketing executives from the digital space sharing insight on how to harness the energy and commercial potential of emerging platforms and technologies. How can the

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LIMA Japan’s Global Working Committee To Hold Major Forum on International Licensing Trade Shows

LIMA Japan’s Global Working Committee (GWC) will hold a forum on major overseas licensing shows and related trade fairs on Thursday 6th November at the Tokyo University Of Science’s Porta Kagurazaka Building. The forum will kick off with an introduction of LIMA’s annual North American Licensing Survey, followed by an overview of major licensing trade shows and include a close

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LIMA Japan’s Brand Licensing Working Group Seminar To Examine Brand History

The Brand Licensing Working Group is LIMA Japan’s newest initiative that started in September for members active in brand licensing. As a working group, the organization of meetings and events are primarily managed by the members themselves, who are from a cross-section of brand licensing sectors including fashion, sport, lifestyle and corporate.  BWLG will act a forum for education and

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LA Young Professionals! Join us for breakfast with Mattel’s Jessi Dunne

What could you learn from spending an hour with a Mattel executive? What questions would you ask about the industry?  About their road to success?  And how could one hour help impact your own career goals in licensing? Young Licensing Professionals in the Los Angeles area will have the rare opportunity to have breakfast with Jessi Dunne, GM & SVP of

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LIMA Launches “Inside Licensing” Publication on Industry News and Trends

Inside Licensing – a twice monthly digital licensing newsletter covering industry news, trend information, analysis and more – was introduced this morning by LIMA at Brand Licensing Europe 2014. The newsletter will give context to industry developments and also feature data points derived from LIMA’s global research projects, including the Annual Business Survey, the Kidz Global Study detailing kids’ favorite

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Now Accepting Recommendations for the Licensing Hall of Fame!

Each year, LIMA recognizes individuals from around the world who have made an outstanding and lasting contribution to the industry with induction into the LIMA Licensing Industry Hall of Fame.  Please help us identify those individuals who deserve to be considered for this high industry honor! Submit your recommendation online for the 2015 Hall of Fame Award.  Deadline is Friday,

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Latest Data from Kidz Global Study Now Available!

The latest data from the LIMA-commissioned Kidz Global Study is now available to members! This informative series of consumer survey reports was launched in June, detailing kids’ favorite brands and characters across a variety of categories in 31 nations around the world.  The consumer surveys are released quarterly for nine nations – Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, UK

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LIMA Japan’s Royalty Auditing Seminar Attracts 50 Participants

LIMA Japan held a seminar on royalty auditing at the Tokyo University of Science on 26th August that attracted a near capacity audience of 50 participants. The seminar, one of a series in LIMA Japan’s Licensing Education Program, was entitled “Understanding Royalty Auditing – Its Practices & Results” and was conducted by Mr. Takehiko Sato, of H.W. Fisher, a specialist

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LIMA Meeting Tables Are Open For Members at China Licensing Expo in Shanghai!

LIMA members will have the opportunity to secure meeting space during China Licensing Expo at the LIMA booth, number E1D64!  Each member is allowed to hold two (2), one hour meetings per day.  Please send a reservation request email stating the date and time of each of your meeting(s) to Tani Wong at twong@licensing.org.  We also require the name and

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LIMA & Digital Hollywood Announcing Two Key Events This October!

“The Hollywood Brand and Licensing Global Strategy” LIMA is excited to announce our collaboration with Digital Hollywood – the leading conference in the entertainment and technology industry – and offer our members exclusive savings on an informative new webcast, as well as attendance at their major conference, Digital Hollywood Fall, from October 20-23 at the Ritz Carlton in Marina del Rey, California.

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