Retail dollar sales of toys experienced a decline of 1 percent when compared to 2012, according to 2013 year-end retail sales data compiled by The NPD Group.
Barnes & Noble is celebrating the 45th anniversary of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar with a series of hands-on events across the U.S.
Early-career photos of Muhammad Ali are now available from USA Today Sports in conjunction with the launch of the USA Today Sports e-store.
As part of its annual investor meeting, Gap, Inc. unveiled plans for major expansion in Asia.
Macy’s is bringing back its American Icons campaign for a second year featuring fashion from big-name brands, events and a charity partnership.
Kohl’s Department Stores is offering exclusive merchandise from the new animated feature Rio 2 through the Kohl’s Cares merchandise program.
The Juicy Couture brand is expanding its retail presence in Europe with plans to add standalone locations and shop-in-shops.
Crumbs Bake Shop has cooked up a deal with BJ's Wholesale Club to bring a selection of its baked goods to 201 club locations.
After the expansion of its Fast & Easy chain was abandoned last year, Tesco is trying again, this time with fast fashion chain F&F.
H&M surprised fans at a Coachella after-party last weekend with the news that Alexander Wang will be the retailer’s next designer collaboration.
Banana Republic is planning a limited edition capsule collection from fashion designer Roland Mouret.
Mind Candy has renewed its partnership with Toys ‘R’ Us in the U.K., securing prime store placement for Moshi Monsters.
French retailer FNAC is featuring Despicable Me 2 at its Paris store today, in a live event coordinated by CPLG France.
GameStop USA will have the exclusive on NECA’s new Batman: Arkham Origins Grapnel Accessory prop replica.
As Sony Pictures Television’s “Breaking Bad” begins its final season, the studio has launched an online store for the show.
Things Remembered has appointed Catalina Maddox-Wagers as senior vice president, chief merchandising and marketing officer.
Babies ‘R’ Us is celebrating the 1st anniversary of Heidi Klum’s Truly Scrumptious collection of baby and kids’ apparel.
Ubisoft and Square Enix have teamed up to offer their collectibles and gear on each others’ e-commerce sites.
China has taken the top spot as the country with the most online retail ROI potential, according to A.T. Kearney’s annual ranking.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has rolled out a series of U.K. retail promotions in support of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
FremantleMedia Kids and Family Entertainment has launched a brand awareness and retail campaign in the U.K. to support Flair’s upcoming Tree Fu Tom toy range.
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