Cards, calendars, toys… Joel Mercer on plans for his License This-winning brand, SeedFolk

To find out more about the origins of SeedFolk and where the award-winning brand is looking to go, we caught up with Joel Mercer.

“It celebrates two British passions – drinking tea and getting tattoos!”: Sophie Jonas-Hill on winning License This! with Tea for Tattoo

To find out more about the origins of Tea for Tattoo and where the award-winning brand is looking to go, we put the kettle on and sat down with Sophie.

Designer Wayne Lindsay on winning the 2021 Kelvyn Gardner License This! Competition at Brand Licensing Europe

Competition winner Wayne Lindsay discusses product design, creativity and how his ideas morph…

Barry Hughes, Managing Director of Golden Bear Toys, on soft toys and hard challenges

Golden Bear’s Barry Hughes talks about licensing soft toys – and developing ideas.

SeedFolk, Tea for Tattoo and Wayne Lindsay named winners of 2021’s Kelvyn Gardner License This! competition

“Congratulations to the finalists who presented very strong, well thought through and commercially mindful concepts,” said Ian Downes, chair of the judges and director of Start Licensing.

Come and chat to the Brands Untapped team at Brand Licensing Europe 2021

The Brands Untapped team will be at the show, and we’re based at stand C158.

Brand Licensing Europe 2021 details Kelvyn Gardner License This! finalists

“Based on the quality of entries, it is clear that there is no shortage of creativity in and around licensing at the moment,” said Ian Downes, chair of the judging panel and director at Start Licensing.

Brand Licensing Europe 2021 details health and safety policies, including mandatory mask-wearing

The BLE team has partnered with ExpressTest by CignPost to facilitate all testing requirements for international attendees.

“Creativity in licensing is at an all-time high”: Informa’s Anna Knight on design, innovation and returning to live events with BLE 2021

We caught up with Anna Knight – VP of Licensing at Informa Markets – to find out why BLE 2021 is a must-attend show for the industry’s designer community.

BLE 2021 to pay tribute to Kelvyn Gardner with Colour for Kelvyn day

The show has also renamed its License This! competition to the Kelvyn Gardner License This! Competition in tribute.

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