Kids Industries Research Revealed | Parents call for easier-to-recycle toys while kids show need for better eco-education

New agenda-setting research from Kids Industries CEO and Products of Change children's ambassador, Gary Pope has been revealed at Brand Licensing Europe today and is here to access via QR code.

Recycle to Read calls on toy industry action as it welcomes founding partner Smart Toys and Games

Recycle to Read has welcomed its founding partner, Smart Toys and Games to its recycling and children's educational platform, and with that has made its message to the toy sector clear.

Video games developer Sumo Group pledges to go carbon neutral by 2025

With video game IP making up a vast number of entertainment brands populating BLE this year, games industry giant Sumo Group has detailed its newest sustainability measures.

21 things to see and do at Brand Licensing Europe this week... and sustainability is on the list!

It's the 21st edition of Brand Licensing Europe and the show's long-awaited return to its in-person format, so it's time to celebrate the best way we know how, with a list of 21 things to see and do at the show this week!

Book your sustainability session in with the Products of Change Advisors at BLE 2021

Products of Change Advisors June Kirkwood, Arthur Parry, Cathy Teasdale, Andrea Green and Leonora Aixas will be hosting one-to-one consultations to help the industry on its sustainability journey.

The greenest generation? | Agenda setting research spotlighting education to be launched at BLE 2021

The exclusive findings of new research from Kids Industries CEO and co-founder Gary Pope into the relationship children and parents have with sustainability will be revealed at the Sustainability Activation.

BLE 2021 | British eco-designer Fenella Smith teams with Guide Dogs for new range

The partnership will see Fenella Smith donate a minimum of £2,500 to Guide Dogs for the Blind Association. Products within the range will include a range of mugs, a porcelain dog bowl, and a treat jar.

Advisors Opinion | 'COP was a flop, but pace of change is accelerating'

Products of Change Advisor June Kirkwood pens her first Advisors Opinion to reassure us - as we head into Brand Licensing Europe - that net zero is achievable if we act together and now.

What to wear? | Newlife Charity will be hosting a Clothing Swap at BLE

The Newlife Charity: Clothing Swap taking place on the Sustainability Activation throughout Brand Licensing Europe this week means you could be going home with the Mark Kingston collection, David Scott's signature range, or even denim by Downes.

POC talks BLE 2021 | Intergalactic Waste Race: Obki's mission to land sustainable licensing

Picked up by Sky Kids and adopted by Sky Zero as the face of its net zero carbon campaign at COP26, Obki is landing at BLE next week to launch a sustainable licensing programme for the future.