Celebrating Licensing Excellence in Animation, Brands, Entertainment, Lifestyle and Sports

  8-9 JULY, 2019

Coveted Awards




Networking Opportunities


LABELS AWARDS powered by The Economic Times is a global benchmark of excellence in Brand Licensing. One of its kind recognition platform for Brand & Marketing, Entertainment Industry, Animation, Content, Lifestyle, Fashion Labels & Sports.

The Gala Award night witnesses participation of the top brasses of the industry to raise a toast to excellence and outstanding achievements across the licensing fraternity. Judged by a panel of experts, LABELS Awards put standards, ethics and best practices at the helm of their agenda. We invite all the brand & marketing, entertainment, animation, content, lifestyle, fashion labels and sports industry.

Choose from 100+ Categories and Nominate yourself.

Global Benchmark For Excellence In Brand Licensing

It extends a credible platform to recognize excellence in the industry. In the effort of acknowledging the best in each sphere of licensing, we are pleased to offer an exhaustive categories for licensors, licensees, agents and all who are linked with the industry.

Brand Licensor of The Year
  • Most Popular Animation Character of the Year
  • Most Popular Animation Series in the Year
  • Most Iconic Brand Extension of the decade
  • Most Effective Brand Extension of the Year
  • Best merchandise by theme & amusement park
  • Film IP of the Year
Brand Licensee of The Year
  • Licensee of the Year - Personal Care/Beauty
  • Licensee of the Year - Apparels
  • Licensee of the Year - Fashion Accessories
  • Licensee of the Year - Toys & Games
  • Licensee of the Year - Back To School
  • Licensee of the Year - Food & Beverages
Special Categories
  • Legal Entity of the Year
  • Best Platform for character Licensed Merchandise

Nomination & Evaluation

  • Each applicant would be required to fill in a Self-Nomination form and send it to us by 30 June, 2019
  • Any Licensor (Brand) / Licensee (Retailer, Manufacturer or Distributor) / Agent or IP Firm can apply. Each applicant can apply for one or multiple categories
  • Self- Nomination forms should be sent along with the prescribed fee to License India. The nominees in each category will be presented to the final jury for determination of winners.
  • Ernst & Young would be the process Partner for awards.
  • Information received will be treated confidential and not used for any purpose except for determining the winners of the awards.
  • Incomplete questionnaire in any manner will disqualify a participant from participating in the awards.
  • Right to permit participation and cancel/change award category is reserved with Awards management.