Licensing Awards 2019 winners revealed

The year’s best licensed products, retailers, promotions and more celebrated at last night’s ceremony

Written by Rhys Thomas

Posted 11.09.2019 | Events

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The winners of the Licensing Awards 2019 have been revealed

Winners were announced last night during a ceremony at the Grosvenor Hotel in London, hosted by British comedian Vernon Kay.

The winners of The Licensing Awards 2019 are:

RETAIL

Best Retailer of Pre-school Licensed Products (Ages 0-5)Sainsbury’s Argos

Best Retailer of Kids’ Licensed Products (Ages 5-16)Primark

Best Retailer of Adult Licensed Products Primark

The Radar AwardHome Bargains

Best Licensing Retail Marketing Initiative National Geographic Photo Ark Collection at Clarks

Top Retailer Award - Primark

PRODUCTS

Best Licensed Toys or Games RangeHarry Potter Wizarding World from LEGO

Best Licensed Paper Products or Stationery RangeDisney Faces Collection from UK Greetings

Best Licensed Food or Drink RangeThe Snowman Confectionery Collection from Rose Marketing

Best Licensed Dress-Up or PartywareBarbie 60th Anniversary Set from R H Smith & Sons (Smiffys)

Best Licensed Pre-School Apparel Range (Ages 0-5)Peter Rabbit Collection for M&Co from Paul Dennicci

Best Licensed Children’s Apparel Range National Geographic Footwear Collection from Clarks

Best Licensed Adult Apparel Range Hello Kitty Collection from ASOS and Sanrio

Best Licensed Written, Listening or Learning RangeToy Story Personalised Collection from Signature Gifts

Best Licensed Giftware RangeMary Poppins Accessories from Difuzed

Best Licensed Home Décor, Tableware or Housewares RangeFriends Homewares from Pyramid International

The Innovation Award Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak from Wow! Stuff

PROPERTIES

Best Pre-School Licensed Property (Ages 0-5)Peppa Pig

Best Children’s or Tween Licensed Property (Ages 5-12)Harry Potter 

Best Teen or Adult Licensed Propertyemoji company

Best Gaming Licensed PropertyFortnite

Best Film Licensed PropertyToy Story 4

Best Music or Celebrity Licensed PropertyRolling Stones

Best Sports Licensed PropertyEngland Football and Lionesses

The Classic Licensed Property AwardThe Snowman

Best Licensed Promotions CampaignIncredibles 2 Campaign with Plenty (Agency: Blue Chip Marketing & Essity)

SPECIAL AWARDS

Honorary Achievement AwardPatrick Bailey

Licensing International UK Rising Star AwardLaura Lane, founder, My Icon Story


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