An ABC of classics: why Anthologies, Books and Concerts are part of Gerry Anderson’s legacy

Jamie Anderson discusses extension plans for some all-time classic brands.

Warhammer stickers and trading cards on the way from Panini

“We are privileged to be given the opportunity to work on such a popular IP with a dedicated fanbase,” said Jess Tadmor of Panini UK.

Portal Games bolsters its Detective range with Batman

“While many games fight like Batman, our games will challenge you to think like Batman,” says Ignacy Trzewiczek, CEO and lead writer/designer of the game series.

Numskull Designs’ Karl Mizen on giving iconic characters the rubber duck treatment with Tubbz

Karl Mizen, Creative Director at Numskull Designs, tells us about the origins of Tubbz – and which character has been the toughest to ‘duckify’ so far.

Maurizio Distefano Licensing to helm products push for Corto Maltese

The cult character has been described by Maurizio Distefano, President of Maurizio Distefano Licensing, as “an iconic and intriguing brand for adults”.

The Cartoon Museum readies Dredd@45 exhibition

“We’re excited to see the Cartoon Museum focus on Judge Dredd and the artists who have made him come alive for millions of readers over the past forty-five years,” said Jason Kingsley OBE, CEO of Rebellion.

Signature Gifts’ Kevin Spindler on innovation, licensing challenges and the power of personalised products

Start Licensing’s Ian Downes speaks with Kevin Spindler – Group CEO of Signature Gifts – about what he looks for in a brand, the key to good relationships with licensors and the future of personalisation.

Snowtap’s Susy Snow and Gracie Tapner on laughs, licensing and lucky neighbours

With their designs already enjoying success in the greetings cards space, Susy Snow and Gracie Tapner tell us about their exciting journey into licensing so far.

Our top ten most read articles of 2021

Interviews with Disneyland’s Matt Conover, BBC Studios’ Vanessa Hamilton and Skew’s Oliver Dyer all made our top ten this year.

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.

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