retail licensing

Chupa Chups ties with Japanese retailer G.U.

August 10, 2019

The sweet vibe of Chupa Chups keeps spreading in fashion retailers around the world. This summer the trendy Japanese retailer G.U. has developed a complete Chupa Chups range of pop and vintage t-shirts for young girls. Chupa Chups has been regularly collaborating with Fast Retailing through previous collaboration with UNIQLO. This summer G.U. launches a […]

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Changing tides of the Indian licensing industry

May 17, 2019

Licensing & Merchandising in India is dynamically changing with advancements in technology and digital space. With a number of international brands strategizing on India via licensing, this has now opened new prospects to the industry. Last year India ranked among the top 25 global markets for licensing and merchandising. Pegged at $ 1,476 million, India […]

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Reliance-BP joint venture bids licence to retail gas in 15 cities: Report

July 10, 2018

The Reliance-BP joint venture on Tuesday bid for the license to retail gas in 15 cities while Indraprastha Gas Ltd put in bids for 13 cities. Bidding for the biggest city gas distribution licensing round, offering 86 permits for selling CNG and piped cooking gas in 174 districts in 22 states and union territories closes […]

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Shoppers Stop partners with Chennai Super Kings for exclusive merchandise

May 24, 2018

IPL fans have one more reason to rejoice! Indian fashion retailer Shoppers Stop has inked exclusive retail merchandise deal with Chennai Super Kings (CSK). The CSK exclusive merchandise offers a range of apparels, accessories, and footwears, including t-shirts and jerseys with graphic prints and quirky slogans and accessories such as caps, bags, and flip-flops. The […]

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Character World to roll-out Minecraft inspired-bedding in 2017

December 12, 2016

Character World is bolstering its textiles offering, with the addition of Minecraft-inspired bedding. The firm is set to roll out a duvet set and cushion for spring/summer 2017, with a towel and throw set to launch in April 2017. “Minecraft is not just a game but a global phenomenon, so we are excited about securing […]

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Zara and Smiley join hands for new Smiley Collection

November 28, 2016

A new line of Smiley apparel will be available at the Zara stores Launched for winter 2016, Zara has unveiled a range of Smiley handbags including a smart business city bag boasting the Smiley icon on the bag’s flap. Other new items include a women’s poplin shirt and a khaki bomber jacket for kids. “The […]

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OnePlus and Amazon India renews partnership for retails

October 25, 2016

Smartphone device maker OnePlus has renewed its partnership to retail through the Amazon India marketplace The company, which recently launched its brand webstore in India, will start retailing devices only by 2017 to ensure that customer experience is up to mark, said founder Pete Lau. “We have renewed our strategic partnership with Amazon India and will invest […]

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Warner Bros Partners with Exquisite for Retail Loyalty Programs

October 24, 2016

Exquisite, an innovative and experienced player in the EMEA market, has teamed up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA (WBCP EMEA), on behalf of DC Entertainment, to create the first retail loyalty programmes featuring DC Super Heroes. Marking the coming together of smart promotional mechanics with world-class entertainment brands, the retail loyalty programmes will feature […]

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LIMA releases its second annual licensing survey

August 9, 2016

The International Licensing and Merchandising Association (LIMA) released its second annual survey and read more to know where India stands in the Licensing Industry. The second annual survey from LIMA, which boasts details of the $251.7 billion global licensing industry, is now available for readers to download. Conducted by Brandar Consulting, the report quantifies worldwide […]

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