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.
Target is preparing for the holidays with a new marketing campaign and holiday assortment that will feature a number of top brands.
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.”
Google is set to open a pop-up retail location in New York City this month.
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.
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."
Fast fashion retailer Forever 21 has debuted a limited edition apparel line inspired by the classic Star Wars films.
Sports e-retailer Fanatics has acquired Kitbag, a U.K.-based sports e-commerce company and wholly owned subsidiary of Findel for an undisclosed amount.
Sears Holdings announced that it will close 68 Kmart and 10 Sears stores across the U.S. this summer in an effort to "accelerate its transformation and return to profitability."
Nickelodeon has partnered with Toys “R” Us Europe to bring a series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-themed products, activations and digital experiences to Europe.
Build-A-Bear Workshop and Carnival Cruise Lines have joined forces to bring the retailer to the line’s fleet of ships.
The Ladies Professional Golf Association, in partnership with licensee MK Trend, has opened its first retail store, LPGA Gallery, in South Korea.
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.
Cartoon Network has teamed with Hot Topic for a retail program featuring two of its original animated series, "Steven Universe" and "Adventure Time."
The Ladies Professional Golf Association has entered a new licensing partnership with MK Trend to build its retail presence in South Korea.
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