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BLE’s Retail Mentoring Programme numbers increase

Published on: 3rd June 2014

Brand Licensing Europe 2014 has announced that the number of retailers taking part in its Retail Mentoring Programme has increased by over 60% since last year.ble2014-300

The only programme of its kind in the UK this year boasts involvement from 10 leading retailers including Lakeland, Debenhams, Boots PLC, J Sainsbury PLC, Tesco PLC, Miniclub, and for the first time Marks and Spencer, compared to six last year. Launched five years ago with two retailers on board, the initiative offers delegates a deeper understanding of the licensing industry. Over 50 buying professionals from nominated retailers take part in workshops and seminars, including the LIMA Licensing Essentials Course and Spring Fling in May in partnership with LIMA UK, culminating at Brand Licensing Europe in October.

Brand Licensing Europe 2014 takes place from 7-9 October 2014 at London’s Olympia. For more information please visit www.brandlicensing.eu.

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