LIMA Japan Delivers Licensing Basics Seminar to Ultraman’s Tsuburaya Productions

LIMA Japan continues its mission to deliver educational learning opportunities to its membership. At the request of Tsuburaya Productions, the Japanese special effects studio famous for the Ultraman series, LIMA Japan planned and delivered a seminar entitled “Brand Licensing Basics” to a packed room of 100 staff  members at Tsuburaya Productions head office in Tokyo on Monday, 22 January 2018. The seminar was led

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LIMA Japan: Seeking Participants for a Design Approval Staff Roundtable on February 22

LIMA Japan will host another of its popular roundtable discussions for design approval staff on Thursday 22 February in Tokyo. The roundtable will take a deep delve into the design approval role and function in a licensing organization. The task of managing approvals for products that lead to an increase in sales while maintaining a character or brand’s image is

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Licensing Expo 2018 Announces New Exhibitors Including Members Only, Penguin Random House, tokidoki, Warner Music Group

Industries Spanning Entertainment, Media, Music and More Converge at this Year’s Expo; Fashion Brands Increase Presence on the Show Floor SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Jan. 19, 2018) –Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential licensing industry event, today announced that a diverse roster of new exhibitors have signed on for this year’s event including Flying Colors Apparel, Gearbox, Members Only, Penguin

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LIMA Spotlights Global Development with Two New Executive Hires

LIMA is excited to announce that Gisela Abrams, Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships and Sharon Weisman, Senior Director, Global Business Development, are joining the organization effective January 2018. Abrams brings with her an extensive career in international brand licensing, and Weisman vast industry knowledge and sales expertise, to broaden the scope of LIMA’s services and offerings to the global industry. “We

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Vote Now! 2017 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards

Online voting is now open for the 2017 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards! Thirty-five final nominees in seven award categories were selected from entries across Asia, including China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, India, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Winners will be announced at the LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Presentation Ceremony & Cocktail Reception on January 8, 2018 during Hong Kong International

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LIMA Japan Educational Program: “Basics of Brand Licensing Sales & Planning

In response to demand from members, LIMA Japan will conduct a small scale study workshop for LIMA members who have new staff unfamiliar with the industry and/or entering the business from other industries. The small scale study environment, designed for a maximum of 8 participants, will allow for meaningful interaction between the speaker and themselves. The in-depth session will cover

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LIMA’s Fur-ocious Pet Costume Contest

Do you have an Angry Bird? Or a TMNT turtle? Submit a picture of your pet dressed in their licensed Halloween finest for the chance to win a PetCo gift card – $50 first prize, $25 runner up!

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Submit Now! LIMA Asian Licensing Awards 2018

Deadline: Monday, September 25 The LIMA Licensing Awards are widely recognized as the highest level of achievement in the Asian licensing community. LIMA China continues to organize the Awards program dedicated to identifying the outstanding achievements in the Asian markets. All companies who achieved success with their licensing programs in any Asian market in 2017 are invited to enter into the

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Brand Licensing Europe Announces New Visitor Activations Ahead of Visitor Registration Launch

Brand Licensing Europe, 10-12 October, Olympia London Brand Licensing Europe will host a raft of new visitor activations and exhibitors for 2017. Online registration for the 19th annual event opens on Monday 19 June at brandlicensing.eu/register. Visitors to this year’s BLE will enjoy the brand new Gaming Activation Area, which will serve as an interactive space for demos and competitions

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Voting Open! China Licensing Awards 2017

Thirty five nominees across seven awards categories have been announced as finalists for the first China Licensing Awards! Winners will be announced at the China Licensing Awards Ceremony, to be held on the evening of July 18, 2017 in Shanghai during Licensing Expo China. Voting is now open! We invite all licensing industry practitioners to submit their ballots online. BEST

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