Licensing

Unique licensing opportunities

We're never just a name on the box, we're?a true partnership. Our licensing services extend from product development to marketing support. We’ve spent more than 100 years building trust in our brands. Now let us bring that trust — along with our unparalleled consumer insight — to your products and services.

Why Hearst Licensing?

Trusted household names

Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar… our titles are known and loved by consumers the world over. Partner with a Hearst brand and benefit from this hard-won trust.

High-value brands

All of our world-class brands come with influence, reach and value. Join forces with one of them, set your price to match, and watch your average order value and basket size blossom.

Respected tastemakers

Our editors are some of the most influential tastemakers in the world. Their insight can be your insight, as you work together to develop the product your customers can't live without.

How can we help you?

Expert product development

Want design advice from the brand director of Red? Or colour-palette guidance from the editor-in-chief of Elle Decoration? Get exclusive access to our senior editorial teams to make your product pop.

Watertight brand guidelines

Weave our ethos into the fabric of your product or service with a watertight set of guidelines to ensure our partnership is fully aligned, primed and future-proofed to maximise your revenue potential.

Effective point-of-sale

Connection is key. We’ll develop a full style guide to imbue all your marketing collateral with the power of our brand, so consumers instantly see us in your product.

Support across our brands

Editorial pages, online features, subscriber offers, email newsletters... these are just some of the ways we’ll integrate your product into relevant Hearst brands to push it to the front of consumers’ minds.