This year’s show will welcome some of the industry’s top companies including Cartoon Network, CAA-GBG, Mattel and many others.
NORTH AMERICA–Licensing Expo has opened registration for its 38th annual event, which will play host to a raft of new exhibitors and on-site events.
Licensing Expo is the world’s largest and most influential licensing event, bringing together the world’s top entertainment, character, fashion, art and corporate brand owners and agents with manufacturers, licensees and retailers.
Organized by UBM, and sponsored by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association, this year’s show will take place May 22-24, 2018, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev. Complimentary registration is now available here.
To date, more than 200 companies have signed on to participate in the 2018 show including Activision Blizzard King, Authentic Brands Group, BBC Worldwide, Beanstalk, Boy Scouts of America, CAA-GBG, Cartoon Network, CBS Consumer Products, The Emoji Company, Epic Rights, Funko, J!NX, Kathy Ireland Worldwide, Mattel, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and WWE, among many others.
This year’s show will also once again play host to Matchmaking, which allows registered attendees and exhibitors to search for, connect and schedule meetings with potential licensing partners before the show begins.
Additional details regarding this year’s show will be released in the coming months. Stay tuned to License Global for all your show-related news.