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Licensing Awards Retail Finalists Announced

Shortlists in the retailer awards categories were validated by a panel of top industry experts

The finalists of the Retailer Award categories for The Licensing Awards 2016 have been revealed.

And the lucky contenders will attend a major awards event on Tuesday, 13 September, in The Great Room of London’s Grosvenor House Hotel to find out who has won.

More than 1,400 retailers, licensees, licensees and industry suppliers will attend the event, and almost 1,300 tickets have already been bought. 

The awards finalists were decided as a result of a nomination/self-nomination process followed by validation by a panel comprising over 20 top industry experts (both licensees and licensors). 
Finalists in the Best Preschool Retailer of Licensed Products (age group 0-5) category are: Argos, Asda, Mothercare, Shop Direct, Smyths and Tesco.

Finalists in the Best Kids Retailer of Licensed Products (age group 6-16) category are: Argos, Next, Primark, Sainsbury’s, Smyths and Tesco.

Finalists in the Best Retailer of Adult Licensed Products category are: Asda, Forbidden Planet, HMV, Next, Primark and Tesco.

Finalists in The Radar Award are: Card Factory, M&Co, Matalan, Paperchase, Poundland and Uniqlo.

All winners of the other categories will then be contenders for the Top Retailer Award.

For tickets or tables at The Licensing Awards 2016, please contact Clare Davis at Createvents on: or call: 0118 334 0085

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