For over 30 years, Licensing Expo has connected the worlds' most influential entertainment, character, fashion, art and corporate brand owners with consumer goods manufacturers, licensees and retailers. This is a meeting place for the global licensing industry, whether you are looking to spot trends, build strategic partnerships or secure promotional tie-ins. Millions of products across the world started life as a conversation at Licensing Expo and this is where you can find the right partners to expand your business, and make the deals that will change your company forever.
In 2013, over 400 exhibitors representing more than 5,000 brands gathered in Las Vegas and more than 15,000 key decision making retailers, manufacturers, marketing and advertising professionals attended, across all consumer product categories.
Licensing Expo 2014 provides the best opportunity to align your company with consumer brands, entertainment icons, renowned superheros, mega celebrities, treasured characters and cutting edge art recognized by consumers around the globe. It's also the most efficient way to learn about the licensing industry if you're just getting started.
At Licensing Expo, you can:
LEARN the branding strategies of over 400 leading brand owners and agents
SECURE some of the 5,000+ brands, characters and images for your products or store
CONNECT with 15,000+ licensing professionals
GET EXPERT ADVICE in more than 20 Licensing University sessions
Millions of products around the world started life as a conversation at Licensing Expo. We look forward to welcoming you June 17 - 19, 2014 at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, when conversations begin again for the next generation of product development.
70% of the 2013 floor was re-booked for 2014!
Licensing Expo is the world’s premier brand, character and art marketplace, offering exclusive insight into the players and trends that will continue to drive the $180 billion licensing business for years to come. Every year, over 400 exhibitors gather in Las Vegas creating the largest, most diverse collection of properties and brands available for licensing worldwide.
Licensing Expo connects brand owners and agents with over 15,000 retailers, licensees and manufacturers from every product category.
This is your best opportunity to:
Build a network of licensees. Add revenue and expand your market presence in categories such as apparel & accessories, health & beauty, stationery, publishing, toys & games, home decor and gifts, consumer electronics, mobile and food & beverage.
Expand international distribution. Distributors, retailers and agents come to Licensing Expo from over 90 countries looking for new partnerships. Do business with companies from China, Japan, Korea, Brazil, Mexico, India, Russia, Australia, Europe and more.
Develop retail exclusive product and/or programs. 80% of the top global retailers attend our show looking for exclusive products and partnerships.
Create brand collaborations. Connect with artists, entertainment, fashion, celebrity and character properties to begin creating possibilities.
Initiate "out of the box" partnerships. Meet with potential partners for digital opportunities, corss promotional advertising/marketing and publishing.
Ink deals onsite. By having all the key players under one roof, you can do a year’s worth of business in just 3 days!