U.K. Brand Awards Unveil Finalists

The Brand & Lifestyle Licensing Awards has named its finalists for each product, property and retailer category.

April 6, 2018

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Second annual brand licensing awards reveal finalists from Smiley, Coca-Cola, V&A and more.

The Brand & Lifestyle Licensing Awards has named its finalists for each product, property and retailer category.

The B&LLAs will recognize and reward excellence in brand licensed merchandise, retail executive and IP management.

The winners for the B&LLAs 2017 will be announced at the Dorcehster Hotel, Park Lane, London, April 27.

The finalists include:

The Product Awards

Best Brand Licensed Fashion Accessories or Lifestyle Product or Range

  • Adore by Abbey Clancy from Rhona Sutton

  • Coca-Cola x Skinnydip fashion accessories

  • JCB workwear range from Progressive Safety

  • PEZ Classics/Party Animal footwear from Camilla Elphick

  • Smiley by Anya Hindmarch

  • Stanley lifestyle accessories range from Wild & Wolf

  • TfL Johnston 100 Trainer from Nikelab

  • V&A Clarks shoe collection

Best Brand Licensed Health & Beauty Product or Range

  • Happy Jackson boots exclusive range from Hall & Associates

  • Hawaiian Tropic body mists collection from Designer Parfums/Luxe Brands

  • Joules bath & body collection from Boots

  • RHS Poppy Meadows collection from Bronnley

  • Pusheen boots exclusive range from Hall & Associates

  • Ted Baker Sugar Sweet Butterfly collection from KMI Brands

Best Brand Licensed Adult Apparel Product or Range

  • Celessence Hydra active range for Emirates from Matrix

  • Coca-Cola X Fyodor Golan collection

  • Ed Hardy collection from Illustrated People

  • HRP collection No.6 from Hobbs

  • Love by Julien Macdonald collection from Matalan

  • PlayStation For The Players range from Bioworld Europe

  • V&A collection from Oasis

  • VW FatFace men’s t-Shirt range from Brand Alliance

Best Brand Licensed Gifting Product or Range

  • Alice Scott stationery collection from Portico Designs

  • A-Z collection from Paperchase

  • Designers Guild gift range from Blueprint Collections

  • Help for Heroes personalized gifting range from Tesco

  • IWM Words of Winston collection from Widdop & Co

  • Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups calendar and card range from Danilo

  • Lola’s Cupcakes Christmas 2016 range from Kimm & Miller

  • National Gallery food gifting range from Scoop Designs

Best Brand Licensed Food or Beverage Product or Range

  • Help for Heroes Alf Turner range from Alf Turner

  • Guinness pies from Holland’s

  • J2O frozen fruit smoothies from Brand of Brothers

  • Jamie Oliver ready to eat pulses and grains re-fresh from Fiddes Payne

  • Magnum chocolates from Kinnerton Confectionery

  • Marmite popcorn from Jo & Seph’s

  • Men’s Health kitchen frozen ready meals from Kerry Foods

  • MTV Up! energy drink from Agrokor

  • Thornton’s frozen desserts from Icefresh Foods

Best Brand Licensed Homewares Product or Range

  • House Beautiful sofas from DFS

  • LEON x John Lewis cookware

  • Living by Christiane Lemieux collection from House of Fraser

  • The Mary Berry collection from Hacche Retail

  • Matthew Williamson wallpaper collection from Osborne and Little

  • Mini Moderns kitchenware range from Ulster Weavers

  • Sara Miller London Home fragrance collection from Canova Home & Fragrance

  • TfL Underground collection from Made.com

  • Vintage Kellogg’s sunrise collection from Portmeirion

Best Brand Licensed Children’s Product or Range

  • Discovery digital metal detector from Trends UK

  • Happy Jackson baby range from Wild & Wolf

  • JCB childrenswear for M&Co from Fashion UK

  • Marie Chantal range for M&S

  • My First JCB Stacking Stanley mega truck from Golden Bear

  • Nick Jr. ready steady dough range from The Entertainer

  • Science Museum cyber robot from Clementoni

  • VW children’s range for Fat Face from NJ Screen Prints

Best Brand Licensed Consumer Hard Goods Products or Range

  • Crimestoppers video doorbell from Bot Home Automation

  • DEWALT mobile phone from Global Mobile Communications

  • House of Marley audio range from HoMedics

  • Jelly Belly air fresheners from CAE

  • RHS floating bench from Sitting Spiritually

  • RHS FloraBrite hand tools from Burgon & Ball

  • Volkswagen toaster collection from Fizz Creations

The Retail Awards Finalists

Best High Street Fashion Brand Licensed Retailer Execution

  • Fat Face

  • M&Co

  • Hobbs

  • Oasis

  • Next

  • Primark

  • Skinny Dip

  • Top Shop

  • Urban Outfitters

Best Department Store or Mixed Retailer Brand Licensed Retailer Execution

  • Argos

  • Debenhams

  • House of Fraser

  • John Lewis

  • M&S

  • Matalan

  • Selfridges

  • WHSmith

Best Supermarket Brand Licensed Retailer Execution

  • Asda

  • Morrisons

  • Sainsbury’s

  • Tesco

  • Waitrose

Best Specialist Brand Licensed Retailer Execution

  • Boots

  • B&Q

  • Clarkes

  • DFS

  • Game

  • Paperchase

  • Poundland

  • Superdrug

  • Waterstones

Property Awards Finalists

Best Licensed Heritage Or Institution Brand 2017

  • The British Museum

  • Flying Scotsman

  • Help for Heroes

  • Historic Royal Palaces

  • Imperial War Museum

  • The National Gallery

  • Royal Horticultural Society

  • V&A

Best Licensed Lifestyle Brand 2017

  • Designers Guild

  • Discovery Channel

  • Gorjuss

  • Happy Jackson

  • House Beautiful

  • Men’s Health

  • Smiley

  • VW

Best Licensed FMCG Non-Food Brand 2017

  • Eveready

  • JCB

  • PlayStation

  • Polaroid

  • Stanley

Best Licensed Food or Beverage Brand 2017

  • Baileys

  • Britvic

  • Chupa Chups

  • Coca-Cola

  • Guinness

  • Hershey

  • Jelly Belly

  • Vintage Kellogg’s

Best Licensed Fashion or Talent Brand 2017

  • Jamie Oliver

  • Jane Asher

  • Jane Packer

  • Julien Macdonald

  • Kate Humble

  • Matthew Williamson

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