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.
Dylan’s Candy Bar has launched a limited edition candy collection to celebrate the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz.
Genius Brands International is broadening the reach of the Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club brand with a new e-commerce site.
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.
Creativity International has teamed up with Tesco in the U.K. to feature Mister Maker craft packs.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has announced plans for major retail partnership with ASDA for Man of Steel.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has teamed up with Play.com for a The Mortal Instruments e-shop in the U.K.
DCD Publishing has announced a new deal with QVC for an educational dancing DVD.
Stein Mart has launched an online store, making it one of the first off-price retailers to do so.
Activision Publishing and hundreds of kids ushered in the launch of the video game “Skylanders SWAP Force” at the Toys ‘R’ Us Times Square.
HIT Entertainment has launched the Thomas & Friends Tracks4Thomas U.K. holiday charity campaign, in partnership with Hamleys.
CafePress has launched the official online store for Cartoon Network’s animated series “Annoying Orange.”
With the series' 50th anniversary in full swing, the BBC's iconic sci-fi franchise celebrates five decades as a global phenomenon and brand licensing juggernaut.
Nestlé has launched the first-ever KitKat boutique in Japan that features a variety of exclusive flavors created by Japanese chocolatier Takagi.
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