Last Call for Reservations: LIMA Member Meeting Lounge #A97 @ Expo

LIMA is once again offering the LIMA Member Meeting Lounge (booth #A97) during show hours at next week’s Licensing Expo. Table space is going fast (i.e. Tuesday @ 2PM is fully booked!) If you wish to reserve a meeting in advance, you must due so by 5:00PM EDT this Thursday, May 18. Due to high demand, each LIMA member company may make one booking per day.

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Why You Need to be at Licensing University™

Whether you’re new to the licensing industry or trying to stay ahead of today’s licensing trends, don’t miss Licensing University™ at Licensing Expo! With over 25 sessions on topics ranging from retailing strategies to the legal side of licensing to extending your brand globally, this is your opportunity to acquire new strategies, innovative ideas, and practical solutions. Don’t just take our word

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Register for Global Compliance Webinar – Deadline Tuesday!

  April 26: Global Compliance Issues in Today’s World Learn about the contractual risks associated with global licensing, such as lost revenues or “leakage” of royalties. Join us next Wednesday, April 26 to gain insight into Global Compliance Issues in Today’s World. Speakers: Marty Malysz, Dependable Solutions Inc. Shan Kachhi, KPMG LLP April 24th 12:00–1:00PM EDT Registration Closes Tuesday– Don’t Miss Out! Cost

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Tickets On Sale Now: Licensing’s Biggest Party of the Year!

There’s only one way to wrap up Day One of our industry’s biggest trade event, and that’s at the annual Licensing Expo Opening Night Party, sponsored by LIMA! Enjoy great food, open bar, dancing, networking and amazing music, featuring entertainment by Jessie James Decker courtesy of Sony Entertainment, Inc. Free shuttle service will be provided from Mandalay Bay to the Tropicana Las Vegas.

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Licensing University™ 2017 to Tackle Essential Topics for Success in Today’s Ever-Changing Marketplace

New York, NY (April 19, 2017) – With an exploding international market, millennial shoppers opening their wallets at ever-increasing rates, and a digital landscape that allows for on-demand product fulfillment at lightning speed, there have never been more opportunities to achieve success in licensing. To help licensing professionals capitalize on today’s newest business prospects, the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association

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Jessie James Decker to Headline Licensing Expo Opening Night Party Co-Hosted by Sony Music

By Sony Music Santa Monica, Calif. (April 17, 2017) – Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential licensing industry event, today announced that Sony Music will co-host its prestigious Opening Night Party and present country music singer and songwriter Jessie James Decker as the special guest performer. The Opening Night Party at Licensing Expo is the must-attend networking event

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LIMA Announces 2017 Nominees for Board of Directors

LIMA is excited to announce the 2017 nominees for the Board of Directors! This impressive slate of licensing professionals was assembled by the LIMA Nominating Committee and approved by the current Board of Directors.  Ballots have been sent to LIMA members (primary contacts only) for official adoption – if you did not receive your ballot, please contact LIMA. The nominees

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Discover Japan’s Licensing Market!

Why You Need to Experience Licensing Expo Japan Japan is the third largest market in the world, generating $700 million in royalty revenues and nearly $12 billion in retail sales. Japan has  a rich portfolio of original, anime and pop culture characters across diverse categories. Changes in IP trends are occurring fast and online retail is growing rapidly.  Learn everything you

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LIMA Announces 2017 International Licensing Awards Nominees

LIMA has finalized the ballot for the 2017 International Licensing Awards! We received a record 461 entries – 100 more than last year’s record! – making this year’s ballot one of the most competitive yet. A total of 125 nominees from ten countries were named and will vie for the industry’s most prestigious and globally-recognized honor.  One quarter of the nominees, 31 companies,

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LICENSING EXPO JAPAN 2017 – Trend-focused Education and New Brands Announced

Tokyo (March 29, 2017) – UBM, organizers of Licensing Expo Japan, is pleased to announce an expanded lineup of educational seminars and new exhibitors for 2017. Sponsored by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA), the inaugural Expo takes place on 26-28 April 2017 at Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center, Japan. Adding to the excitement surrounding the inaugural Licensing Expo

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