Licensing as a Competitive Strategy for Small Businesses and Startups

In the intricate dance of commercial competition, where every small business and startup seeks solid footing, the notion of licensing often emerges as an underutilized strategic asset. It may seem like a tale fit for the conglomerates, but expertly harnessed licensing strategies can significantly empower the smaller players in the

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How Licensing Your Technology Can Accelerate Your Business Growth

In today’s technology-driven, competitive marketplace, staying ahead of the curve is more important than ever. That means having access to the best and latest technology and getting it into the market quickly. But how can you do that? The answer is licensing technology. This post will explore how an Irish-based

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Unlocking the Power of Licensing for Startups

Startups are often built around a great idea and a passionate team. But how can startups take that idea from concept to market? One way is through licensing. The licensing agreement creates a partnership between two parties, where one gives the other permission to produce, distribute, and sell its product

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Why Licensing is one of the Best Ways to Grow Your Startup

  Licensing is one of the best ways to grow your startup. Especially if you’ve got intellectual property with big market applications and limited resources, that’s just what one startup does with its battery technology platform. Its patented supercell battery pack design reduces production and manufacturing costs and is safer

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Why Licensing Takes the Guess Work Out of an Exit Strategy

When it comes to planning an exit strategy most often it’s the best guess. Especially for startups where a solid exit strategy can make a difference in attracting investors. That’s where creating an exit based on a well-thought-out licensing strategy provides investors with the confidence they need to make the investment.

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How to Use JV Licensing to Grow and Expand Your Business

Joint venture licensing is used by both large and small companies. In the case of large companies, the goal of the JV partnering strategy is to acquire more customers, enter new markets or gain certain efficiencies, such as promotional costs. For startups and early stage companies, joint venture licensing is a good strategy to reduce operational costs and accelerate their growth.

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Here’s Why Licensing is One of the Best Ways to Launch a Startup

DSL created a multi-billion dollar industry. It was launched into the market by a startup who licensed the technology from a top US university. The IP changed the internet and catapulted this startup into a a world leader. For startups, developing an IP from the ground up is an expensive and risky endeavor. But there is a better way to launch a startup.

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How Big Companies Use Licensing to Fund Startups

When it comes to developing new technologies, many large companies are finding creative ways of using licensing to partner with startups with promising new technologies. One of the biggest banks in North America is now in the startup funding game. TD Bank Group created a $3 million plus investment fund to provide patent application funding for startups in the fintech space.

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Is Your Startup Pivoting When It Should Be Switching?

When it comes to startups there is more than one way to build your business. But these are often overlooked, especially if you’re wearing your “I’m building a business” blinders and miss other options to get your IP into the market. In most cases, startups choose the direct route. What they often overlook is licensing as a strategy to get them to market.

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