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CORPORATE LICENSING

Pantones Colors Fashion, Décor Pink and Blue

Pantone’s 2016 Color of the Year, Rose Quartz and Serenity, will likely be closely watched by the design and fashion industries as the tipoff to a trend that could spread through product categories for several years…


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WHO’S NEWS

The New Face of Beanstalk

Last week, licensing agency Beanstalk officially announced the appointment of Allison Ames as its CEO, who succeeds Michael Stone. Ames spoke with TLL to discuss Beanstalk’s plans for the future and the latest trends hitting the industry…


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LICENSING LITIGATION

Licensee Accusation: Asics Deliberately Tried to Drive Us Out of Business

The 20-year retail Asics/Windsor Financial retail licensing agreement that looked so promising just a few years ago has all gone terribly wrong. See what you can do to avoid falling into the same trap…


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BUSINESS NEWS

Licensed Sales Fuel Explosive Growth at Sequential Brands

Sequential Brands had a Q3 for the ages, more than doubling year-over-year revenues from $10 million to $23 million. Because Sequential’s business model centers on acquiring…


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BIG DEALS

Licensing By The Numbers

Follow the numbers driving the industry.

Featuring: VW scandal, University of Texas, Peppa Pig, Halloween retail, U.K. toy sales, and more…


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WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY

Hermès & Apple Team Up for Next Gen of Apple Watch

The fashion-technology convergence has a new dream team…


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Food/Beverages

Branded Bottles

Budwieser teams with heavy metal band Metallica to launch a limited edition line of branded beers and the Coca-Cola Co. expands its Coke Bottle 100 program, which marks the centennial of the iconic glass bottle design…

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Pet Products

It’s a Dog’s Life

Life magazine, that is. Life and venerable home goods marketer Laura Ashley are among the brands entering licensing agreements for pet products. Life has signed licensee GHS Studio to make pet beds and bean bags, while Laura Ashley teamed with Unique Petz for a full line of items including leashes, furniture covers, kennels, carriers, toys, and more. Americans spent…

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SNEAKER SNUB

Tennis Star Andy Murray Dons Adidas after Signing with Under Armour

Andy Murray shows up at U.S. Open in Under Armour gear and Adidas shoes…


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FOOD/BEVERAGE

National Grocery Brands Rebound

Post-recession consumers are beginning to see store brands as less desirable, signaling a renewed opportunity for national brands, Deloitte says…


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