Across the Pond

Nash, Christopher
June 2006
License!;Jun2006, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p158
Trade Publication
The article discusses the growth of the licensed industry in Great Britain. The British licensed industry for children ages 0 to 14 is valued at around £2.1 billion in 2005. The growth of the industry is driven by girls' spending. The top licenses in Great Britain in 2005 are Bratz, Barbie, Winnie the Pooh, Disney films, Star Wars, Disney Princess, Thomas and Friends, The Simpsons, Spider-Man and Scooby-Doo.


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