Final Nominees of LIMA Asian Licensing Awards 2018

The LIMA ASIAN Licensing Awards are widely recognized as the highest level of achievement in the industry and is dedicated to identifying the outstanding achievements in the Asian licensing markets. Winners will be announced during the Hong Kong International Licensing Show at the Opening Night Cocktail Reception on January 7, 2019:

This year, we have received nominations from 11 countries for 11 award categories and the number of nominations has increased by 30%.  The award judging mechanism is composed of 2 stages. At stage 1, the Awards judging panel gathered in October to shortlist final nominees. The 5 nominations with the highest total scores from each category will enter stage 2 where they will be placed online for a ballot by worldwide licensing industry players. Each voter (by company) will vote for one nomination in each category.

Asian Property of the Year

年度亚洲授权项目
Property – Owner/Agent
WUHUANGWANSHUI – YIJIANYUZHOU (Beijing) Culture Co., Ltd.
KAKAO FRIENDS – KAKAO Corporation
Super Wings – ALPHA GROUP CO., LTD
B.Duck – SEMK PRODUCTS LTD
Boonie Bears – Fantawild Animation Inc.

 

Corporate Brand / Lifestyle Property of the Year

年度企业/时尚生活品牌授权项目
Property – Owner/Agent
Coca-Cola – The Coca-Cola Company / CAA-GBG
Mickey Mouse – 90th Anniversary – The Walt Disney Company
Discovery Expedition – Discovery Communications, LLC / PPW Sports & Entertainment Limited
Pantone & Pantone Universe – Pantone LLC / PPW Sports & Entertainment Limited
Van Gogh Museum – Van Gogh Museum Enterprises B.V. / Shanghai Ruihe Culture & Art Development Co., Ltd

 

Digital Property of the Year

年度数码授权项目
Property – Owner/Agent
Travel Frog – HIT-POINT / Alifish
Hatsune Miku – Crypton Future Media, Inc. / Shanghai Character Licensing Administrative Co., Ltd.
PINKFONG – SMARTSTUDY
KAKAO FRIENDS – KAKAO Corporation

 

Entertainment Property of the Year – ANIMATED

年度娱乐授权项目(动画)
Property – Owner/Agent
Boonie Bears: The Big Shrink – Fantawild Animation Inc.
PAW Patrol – Viacom Nickelodeon Consumer Products / Guangzhou Art-land Holding Co., Ltd.
Mickey Mouse – 90th Anniversary – The Walt Disney Company
Ejen Ali – Primeworks Studios and Wau Animation
Peppa Pig – Entertainment One

 

Entertainment Property of the Year – LIVE ACTION

年度娱乐授权项目(非动画)
Property – Owner/Agent
Avengers: Infinity War – The Walt Disney Company
Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom – Universal Pictures
Monster Hunt 2 – Edko Films Ltd.

 

Licensed Promotion of the Year

年度授权推广项目
Promotion Name – Owner/ Promotion Licensee
Doraemon Selfie Contest – Fujiko Pro / ITC Limited
Super Wings X Yili QQ Star 2018 Summer Joint Promotion Project – ALPHA GROUP CO., LTD / INNER MONGOLIA YILI INDUSTRIAL GROUP CO., LTD.
PETS ROCK X Starbucks “Lets Rock” (China and Taiwan) – Polyblank Designs LTD (t / a Takkoda) / Starbucks
China Merchants Bank (CMB)”Angry Birds” Debit Cards – Rovio Entertainment Corp. / China Merchants Bank
KFC X SUPER WINGS Marketing Event – ALPHA GROUP CO., LTD / KFC

 

Location-Based or Experiential Initiative of the Year

年度主题性娱乐体验项目
Name – Owner/Venue Partner
Miffy meets Kumoya – Mercis BV / Bakemono Pte Ltd
Angry Birds Play Center (ABPC) – Rovio Entertainment Corp. / Kidgoland International (Shanghai) Company Limited
Changi Loves Kids: Sesame Street has Arrived!- Sesame Workshop / Singapore Changi Airport
Frozen Carnival in Taiwan – The Walt Disney Company / Taipei 101
MTR Malls x Garfield G40 – Paws Inc. / MTR Corporation Limited

 

Retailer of the Year

年度零售商
Retailer – Property
Tmall – Avengers: Infinity War
Watsons – B.Duck
Baskin-Robbins – Despicable Me Franchise (Minions)
MINISO – Teddy Bear Collection

 

Licensee of the Year – Apparel & Accessory

年度被授权商(服饰)
Company – Property
PEACEBIRD MEN – COCA-COLA
Nautica – The Rap Of China
Li Ning – Mickey Mouse – 90th Anniversary
FUJIAN QUANZHOU LIXUN CHILDREN’S PRODCUTS CO., LTD. – B.Duck
Hyungji Fashion Group Korea (Castelbajac) – Despicable Me Franchise (Minions)

 

Licensee of the Year – Houseware

年度被授权商(家居用品)
Company – Property
Menred Group Ltd. – Electrolux
Chengdu Fast Horse – KUNGFOOD
P&G(Olay) – Alice in Wonderland/Frozen/Mickey Mouse
A.S. Watsons Group Limited – Miffy
Shanghai M&G Stationery Company – Miffy

 

Licensee of the Year – Toy

年度被授权商(玩具)
Company – Property
Kai Shu Story – Super Wings
ledafood(Dongguan)Co., Ltd. – Peppa Pig
Hot Toys – Disney/Marvel/Star Wars
Uni-Fun – B.Duck
Mattel Inc. – Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom