Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential brand licensing industry event, today announced growing participation from international brands, licensors and licensees in its international pavilions including China, Japan and Mexico.
New international exhibitors including TOHO Co. LTD, Spin Master Ltd and Van Gogh Museum Enterprises B.V. have signed on to participate. Additionally, international licensing veterans including Sanrio, Rovio, Rainbow and Smiley will be in attendance this year.
Leading international exhibitors from Argentina, Canada, Finland, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Singapore and Taiwan are participating in Licensing Expo 2018.
“As the world becomes smaller via the digital landscape, intellectual properties know no boundaries. Consumers hold affinity for brands, wherever they may be, and they’re willing to show their support and appreciation,” says Jessica Blue, senior vice president, global licensing group, UBM. “We are proud to host international exhibitors and pavilions that are bringing a varied roster of brands and properties to the licensing industry’s biggest stage.”
International exhibiting companies include:
- Action X Pte. Ltd.
- Admiral Asia
- Amparin, S.A. de C.V.
- CJ E&M Corporation
- DQ Entertainment International Ltd
- Galinha Pintadita
- Gici Toys
- Korea Creative Content Agency
- La Panaderia
- LINE FRIENDS
- National Palace Museum
- Ping Solutions, S. de R.L. de C.V.
- PPI Worldwide
- Spin Master Ltd.
- TOHO Co., LTD
- TUBA n Co., Ltd
- Van Gogh Museum Enterprises B.V.
- Vooz Co., Ltd.
- Zombie Infection
Licensing Expo takes place May 22–24, 2018 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information and to register as media, please visit: licensingexpo.com/press/register.