It's time to deck the halls with licesned merchandise, and the 2016 is again proving that licensed toys are big winners with retailers and consumers as the hottest items are revealed.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA, on behalf of DC Entertainment, has partnered with Exquisite to develop the first retail loyalty programs featuring DC Super Heroes across EMEA.
Staples is expanding its brand into a range of products and solutions-oriented services.
Atlantyca Entertainment has partnered with Italy-based Sabor to launch a range of Geronimo Stilton: Kingdom of Fantasy children’s sleepwear exclusively at retailer Carrefour.
East Coast retailer BJ’s Wholesale Club has unveiled its Top 10 Toys List, which features licensed brands including “Paw Patrol” and “Doc McStuffins,” among others.
Sony Pictures Television has tapped plus-size fashion retailer Torrid and Hot Topic to launch a new apparel line based on the Starz’s TV series “Outlander.”
Planeta Junior, retailer El Corte Inglés and DreamWorks have joined forces to feature the upcoming film Trolls in the Spanish retailer’s 8 Golden Days campaign.
Genius Brands International has tapped Jaya Apparel for a collection of girls’ apparel that will launch exclusively at retailer Kohl’s.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products will debut a new permanent Harry Potter Shop in London’s Heathrow Airport this November.
Following the worldwide debut of Disney’s Rogue One toys, Sept. 30, retailer Target has unveiled its collection of exclusive merchandise inspired by the film.
Mallow Tree has launched its first Pusheen confectionery range at U.K. retailer Selfridges.
The U.K.’s video game retailer Game has teamed with Activision and rock website and online radio station TeamRock to mark the launch of "Guitar Hero Live."
After losing her crown to Disney’s Frozen characters in 2014, Barbie is back at No. 1 on the National Retail Federation’s Top Toys list for the 2015 holiday season.
Smartphones, not tablets, are driving online sales and traffic for retailers, according to new research from Shop.com, Forrester Research and Bizrate Insights.
U.K.-based high street retailer The Entertainer has opened two new stores in Dundee and Dunfermline, Scotland.
The Entertainer, a high-street U.K. toy retailer, has partnered with Christian Aid for Christian Aid Week 2016, an annual fundraising drive.
Consumers say they will spend more than ever on Father’s Day this year, according to the National Retail Federation.
Disney has partnered with U.K. toy retailer The Entertainer to offer four Saturdays of in-store activations, discounts and sweepstakes to coincide with the release of the film Finding Dory.
The U.S. sales of men’s and women’s jeans grew 2 percent to nearly $13 billion, showing the category’s first growth in years, according to the NPD Group.
Flip Flop Shops, a subsidiary of Cherokee Global Brands, has revealed its future growth initiatives, focusing on format innovations, channel expansion and a brand launch.
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