The German Chapter of LIMA have nominated for 2018 LIMA Awards Germany

On November 06-2018, the award winners in all categories will be announced during the awards show in the Bayerische Hof in Munich, Germany.   Licensor/Licensing agency of the year: Emoji Company Hasbro Studio 100 Media AG/m4e AG Team! Licensing Uncle Sam GmbH   Licensee of the year: Boxine GmbH Funko Playmobil Simba-Dickie-Group Tex-Ass   Property/Franchise of the year: Emoji Feuerwehrmann

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The Business of Licensing Book Now Available

Are you in or even thinking of getting involved  in the $271.1B Licensing Industry? This is the must-have book for you! From the authors of the acclaimed Basics of Licensing series, the new The Business of Licensing is the definitive book on the subject of licensing. The Business of Licensing provides valuable insights to help readers at all levels of experience achieve success – and minimize the risk of costly mistakes.

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Second Annual Licensing Expo China Almost Doubles In Size

Attendee and Exhibitor Growth Up, Floor Space Grew 72% Shanghai, August 14, 2018 – Licensing Expo China, sponsored by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA), kicked off at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Shanghai on July 25, 2018. The show facilitated connections between brand owners & agents, consumer product makers, licensees, and retailers across animation ,

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Ticket Sales Open for LIMA Mania at KidZania! – the Official LIMA Brand Licensing Europe Party

London, UK, 7 August 2018 –Tickets are now on sale for the annual global networking party hosted by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) at Brand Licensing Europe on 10 October. The Official LIMA BLE Party annually sells out early, so buy your tickets now and join the fun at KidZania London – an indoor city built for kids

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LIMA UK Names Nominees for UK Rising Stars Award 2018

LIMA announced the final six nominees for the 2018 UK Rising Stars Award during the LIMA UK Young professionals Summer Party at Nickelodeon London. The Award recognises excellence among junior licensing industry professionals in the United Kingdom. The winner will be announced during the 2018 Licensing Awards, taking place in London on 11 September. The 2018 finalists are: Stephanie Griggs, Licensing &

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Winners of China Licensing Awards 2018 Announced

The second annual China Licensing Awards took place on the show floor at Licensing Expo China in Shanghai on July 25, with Brand of the Year going to The Coca-Cola Company and Best Licensee of the Year going to Miniso for Pink Panther. China Property of the Year Wu Huang Wan Shui – An Universe (Beijing) culture Co., Ltd. Licensed

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LIMA’s Annual Global Licensing Industry Survey Report is Now Available

New York, NY, July 26, 2018 – The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) has released the full findings of its Annual Global Licensing Industry Survey. The fourth annual survey provides in-depth analysis and detailed breakdowns of the US$271.6 billion global licensing industry – representing a 3.3% increase from the previous year, and overall growth for the third consecutive year.

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India Licensing Exhibition 2018 Conference Agenda

10:00 – 10:40 INAUGURAL SESSION Reimagining the retail paradigm in India With India beginning to “realize” the power of brands and nostalgia in retail, Indian retail fraternity is finding newer ways to engage with the consumers, consumer products segment being one of those. Pushing boundaries beyond the conventional ways, retailers are joining forces with entertainment, character, sports and celebrity brands

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Harness Comic-Con Fandom Year-Round

Harness Comic-Con Fandom Year-Round Virtual goods are quickly becoming a lucrative way for brands to drive fan engagement, and growth. Fans are the lifeblood of any brand, and nowhere is that more evident than at the San Diego Convention Center in late July.  And so, as enthusiasts from around world converge at Comic Con to celebrate, share and even embody

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LIMA Names Elite Roster of Moderators for MindMix™ London

New York, NY, June 4, 2018 – The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) is excited to announce the final agenda for the third annual MindMix™ taking place June 27 in London, UK.  This one-day executive event brings together business and thought leaders for high-level dialogue around the theme Licensing 2025 – the technological, social and commercial forces that will

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