Next Webinar Nov. 16 – Analyzing Retail Data

Webinar, 11/16:  What Kinds of Retail Data Should You Be Analyzing… And Why? Presented by David Matsil, Enhanced Retail Solutions, this session will explore the options available for tracking sales of items and brands/properties and how to leverage that data to build brands and increase sales and profit. Among the issues and challenges to be addressed are the nature of the

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Deadline Next Week for LIMA Hall of Fame Submissions!

LIMA Members, do you know of someone who is deserving of licensing’s highest honor? Tell us all about them! Each year, the LIMA Board of Directors reviews Hall of Fame recommendations submitted by our members. We are looking for those people who have made a unique and lasting impact on our industry – from creators to marketers, to manufacturers and

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UBM, LIMA and Alifish Join Forces to Strengthen Chinese Licensing Market

LONDON, 11 October 2016 – UBM, together with the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) and Alifish, the licensing and entertainment business unit of Alibaba, announce a strategic partnership to strengthen the Chinese licensing industry. UBM, organizers of the worlds’ largest licensing trade shows and publishers of the most widely-read trade publication; LIMA, the leading industry association for global licensing,

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New LIMA Webinars This Fall!

Don’t miss out on upcoming webinars – free to LIMA members! Click the webinar title to register now: 10/26 – Shaping a Deal in an Ever-Changing Marketplace:  In a dynamic business where such elements as distribution patterns, media consumption and technology are constantly in flux, hammering out a licensing agreement has become an increasingly complex endeavor. This session will take a

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Submit for 2016 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards!

Deadline September 30, 2016 The LIMA Licensing Awards are widely recognized as the highest level of achievement in the industry. This year, LIMA China will again host their Awards program dedicated to identifying the outstanding achievements in  Asian licensing markets. Winners will be announced at the LIMA Asian Licensing Awards Presentation Ceremony on Monday, January 09, 2017 during the Hong

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The Official LIMA BLE Garden Party, October 12

The Kensington Roof Gardens is the only place to be on Wednesday night of Brand Licensing Europe 2016! Join us on October 12th for The Official LIMA BLE Garden Party, proudly sponsored by Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Brand Licensing Europe. Enjoy an evening of networking, entertainment and fun! The event is open to ALL Brand Licensing Europe

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Are You Keeping Up with the LIMA Blog?

Pokemon Go, Brexit… if it’s trending, we’re talking about it!   Don’t miss the latest LIMA blog posts: Pokémon Go-ing for World Gaming Dominance… Is the Licensing World Next? If you were at this year’s Licensing Expo Keynote, you may have heard Hasbro’s Simon Waters mention the rise of the “phigital” experience.  Looking for 
an example? Keep Calm and Carry

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LIMA Rising Stars 2016

LIMA is proud to honor this year’s Rising Stars, two leaders of tomorrow who are already making an impact on today’s global licensing industry.

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Watch the Licensing Expo 2016 Keynote Video

Watch the full keynote address on licensing.org!

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2016 LIMA International Licensing Awards Winners Announced!

You voted, we tallied, and now we’re excited to announce the winners of the 2016 LIMA International Licensing Awards! Disney Consumer Products’ Star Wars won four awards, while Hot Topic took home Retailer of the Year for Doctor Who.  For the first time, a European venue was selected as the winner of the Location-Based/Experiential Initiative Award – AMC and Parque de Atracciones

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