The Licensing Awards 2018: CID And Adult Swim’s Rick And Morty Wins Best Licensed Adult Apparel Range Award

The Licensing Awards 2018: CID And Adult Swim's Rick And Morty Wins Best Licensed Adult Apparel Range Award

The Licensing Awards 2018: CID And Adult Swim’s Rick And Morty Wins Best Licensed Adult Apparel Range Award

The 2018 Licensing Awards ceremony was held last night (11th September) at The Grosvenor House Hotel in London, UK. The 2018 Licensing Awards was an opportunity to celebrate the best licensed products and services of the year. Licensed entertainment clothing distributor – CID won the “Best Licensed Adult Apparel Range” award for a T-shirt collection based on Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty. Also, Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA’s very own Tasmyn Knight won the LIMA (Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association) UK Rising Star award.

This year’s awards ceremony was attended by 1,400 retailers, licensors, licensees and industry executives. Each award category was sponsored by a brand or company, Cartoon Network sponsored the “The Innovation Award”, in this category Bioworld International’s DC Superheroes (a property owned by Cartoon Network’s sister company – Warner Bros.) Foundmi range took the prize. A Foundmi is a Bluetooth tracking tag that helps you keep track of your valuables, with a Foundmi tag, Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman or The Flash can truly become your personal superhero who can help you find your lost items. Warner Bros. Consumer Products also sponsored the “Best Retailer of Adult Licensed Products” category, in this category, the award was given to national home entertainment retailer – HMV.

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Thanks to The Daily Nick for the information, a list of all the winners can be viewed on Licensing Source’s website on the link below:

https://www.licensingsource.net/the-licensing-awards-2018-the-winners/

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Cartoon Network And Warner Bros UK Licensing Awards 2017 Nominations

Cartoon Network And Warner Bros UK Licensing Awards 2017 Nominations

Cartoon Network And Warner Bros UK Licensing Awards 2017 Nominations

Last Friday (28/07/2017), the UK Licensing Awards have released their list of nominations for this year’s awards and two of Cartoon Network’s shows have been nominated in the best property categories. Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls was nominated in the “Best Children’s or Tween Licensed Property (age group 5-12)” and Adventure Time has been nominated in the “Best Teen or Adult Licensed Property” category. The UK Licensing Awards celebrates the best of licensed merchandise, entertainment properties, marketing campaigns and product innovation during the last twelve months.

Cartoonito UK’s recently acquired show – Thomas and Friends has also been nominated in the “Best Preschool Licensed Property (age group 0-5)” category. Cartoon Network’s sister companies – Warner Bros. and HBO have also been given nominations too in different categories. HBO’s Game of Thrones is competing for “Best Teen or Adult Licensed Property” with Adventure Time. Warner Bros’ The LEGO Batman Movie has also been nominated in the “Best Film Licensed Property” category and HBO’s/Cartoonito UK’s Sesame Street has been nominated in “The Classic Licensed Property Award” category, alongside Cartoonito’s Fireman Sam.

In the product categories, The LEGO Batman Movie Range has been nominated in the “Best Licensed Toys or Games Range” category, with DC Super Hero Girls and LEGO Batman costumes being nominated in the “Best Licensed Dress-Up or Partyware Range” category. DC Comics’ Be A Superhero This Summer at Intu shopping centres has also been nominated for Best Retail Execution and Warner Bros’ advertising collaboration with Halifax Bank featuring classic Hanna-Barbera cartoon characters (such as Fred Flintstone, Top Cat and Scooby-Doo who are also closely associated with Cartoon Network’s Boomerang channel) has been nominated in the “Best Licensed Marketing Communications Award” category.

The winners in all categories will be revealed at the UK Licensing Awards 2017 ceremony on Tuesday 12th September, which will be held in The Great Room of The Grosvenor House Hotel, London.

Nomination lists of all the 2017 UK Licensing Awards nominees can be found on the link below:

http://www.licensingsource.net/the-licensing-awards-2017-product-finalists-named/

http://www.thelicensingawards.co.uk/

Special thanks to The Daily Nick for the information:

http://www.nickalive.blogspot.com