Retailer Self-Entry Form

This form is for retailers who are entering themselves.

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Help us to reward retailing excellence

How to complete this form

If you are a retailer, please enter the award categories below that is/are relevant to you as a retailer. After each entry, simply click submit at the bottom of this online form. Closing date for entries is June 16 2017.

Arriving At The Finalists And Winners

All entries received will then be correlated and presented to an independent validation panel. This validation panel, comprising industry retail experts will verify the findings, thereby maintaining total integrity of these awards. There will be six finalists in each category. These finalists will be announced in July. The winners will remain a closely guarded secret until the lavish Licensing Awards 2017 event on Tuesday September 12 in the Grand Ballroom at The Grosvenor House Hotel, London.


Closing date for entries
June 16 2017

Considerations & Criteria

  • These awards are for retailers' approach and achievements in the area of licensed products over the last year (June 1 2016 to May 31 2017).
  • All nominations should be for 'bricks & mortar' and/or online/mail order retailers of licensed products
  • The Radar Award are for retailers who have upped their licensing activities in the last year
  • Best Licensed Retail Execution is a new award for a retailer’s treatment of a specific licensed property or for some specific licensed activity (either in store or online).
  • Retailers entering must trade(at least one store or online presence) in the UK.
  • Other than for the Best Licensed Retail Execution award (which is for a specific activity), for all other retailing awards the entrant should excel in all areas across the retail spectrum including:
    • Commitment to licensed products
    • Product selection
    • Marketing
    • Display
    • Realising sales potential
    • Retailing evironment
    • Customer care
    • Online activity

Best Retailer of Preschool Licensed Products (Age Group 0-5) Entrants can be retailers of any discipline selling licensed products aimed at the nursery and/or preschool market.



Best Retailer of Kids Licensed Products (Age Group 5-16) Entrants can be retailers of any discipline selling licensed products aimed at the children's (age group 5-16 years) market.



Best Retailer of Adult Licensed Products Entrants can be retailers of any discipline selling licensed products aimed at adults.



The Radar Award - For retailers who have upped their licensing activities in the last year Entrants can be any UK based retailer (bricks and mortar and/or online) that have really 'come on the radar' by upping their licensing activities in the last year.



Best Licensed Retail Execution (for a retailer’s treatment of a specific licensed property or some specific licensed activity) This new award is for a retailer’s treatment of a specific licensed property or for some specific licensed activity (either in store or online). A retailer can submit a number of separate entries into this award for different retail executions. A separate entry should be made for each retail execution.



Top Retailer Award Retailers cannot nominate themselves in this category as this award is decided by the judging panel.