The tenth anniversary of Advanstar's Brand Licensing Europe show promised much ahead of its opening, and signs are good that this general optimism and enthusiasm was carried through the two-day event.
Indeed, Advanstar is confident of official figures equalling the success of the record breaking 2007 event.
Licensing.biz canvassed opinion from visitors and exhibitors to the event to find out what they thought.
What were the big talking points? Which key trends emerged? Did all the new additions from Advanstar work and what, if anything, would they like to see tweaked for 2009?
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