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.
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: