The UK Licensing Awards 2016 are now officially open for entries.
"Last year thanks to the ongoing support and commitment from the licensing community, the UK Licensing Awards reached new heights and the early signs for 2016 is that this growth is set to continue," said Ian Hyder, director of The Licensing Awards. "Keeping in step with the evolution of the licensing industry we have reassessed the award categories to ensure they properly reflect this dynamic sector. We have also worked with LIMA to integrate its Rising Star Award for this year, which is a really exciting development, shining the spotlight on those who are the future of our trade."
“Every year the quality of the entries improves and rest assured we are working on creating a great event that really does reflect everything that's fantastic about our industry." Ian added.
Entry and nomination forms for all the awards categories are now available from the website www.thelicensingawards.co.uk.
The headline sponsor of The Licensing Awards 2016 is Brand Licensing Europe. The awards are officially supported by LIMA, the licensing industry's trade association. The Licensing Awards 2016 categories cover all aspects of the UK licensing industry:
Product Awards – for ranges of licensed products
Retailer Awards – for retailers of licensed merchandise
Property Awards – for specific licensed properties Marketing
Communication Award – for a specific licensing marketing promotion
Honorary Achievement Award – for an individual's outstanding contribution to the industry.
In addition, the LIMA Rising Star Award will be affiliated to The UK Licensing Awards 2016.
The closing date for entering the licensed product awards categories is 25th May, 2016.
Posted: 1 May 2016
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