Comic-Con took place last month with less participation from the major film studios than in years past. Nonetheless, Comic-Con still remains the epicenter of pop culture and the place to be in July.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products, in partnership with Entertainment Retail Enterprises, has opened its newest Nickelodeon Store in the Dubai Mall.
Five Below, a pre-teen and teen value retailer, will open its 500th store in Trexlertown, Pa., Sept. 9.
Pyramid International, a U.K.-based manufacturer and distributor of licensed products, has unveiled its new website.
Cherokee Global Brands, in partnership with Ahold Czech Republic, has launched a range of Cherokee-branded products in 80 locations of Ahold’s hypermarket retail chain Albert.
Sears has revealed its plans to expand its apparel offerings with the launch of Showcase at Sears, a shop-in-shop experience featuring more than 10 brands from Europe and Latin America.
Cartoonito, Toys ‘R’ Us and Simba Smoby, master toy partner for “Masha and the Bear,” have joined forces to promote the preschool series in the U.K.
Brambly Hedge has tapped Paul Dennicci to produce a range of babywear that will launch at U.K. retailer Mothercare.
American Greetings Entertainment has tapped fashion licensee Boy Meets Girl to create an apparel line featuring the Care Bears brand exclusively for French retailer Colette.
Macy’s has announced that it will close 100 of its 728 stores in the U.S., with many of these closures occurring early next year.
Cherokee Global Brands is growing its distribution for the Tony Hawk lifestyle brand.
Characters from Minions and Star Wars will be top costume choices this Halloween, according to the National Retail Federation's annual survey.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products is planning to open its 12th Nickelodeon retail store in Dubai in 2016.
Build-A-Bear Workshop has tapped Spin Master to create a line of craft activity products featuring the retail brand.
Wayfair, an online destination for home furnishings and décor, has entered Canada with a new website
Bolstered by major film and television releases in 2015 and aided by a surge in collectibles, toys sales grew again last year.
Disney has unveiled a raft of retail sale promotions for its Star Wars merchandise in honor of Star Wars Day, which is celebrated annually, May 4.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Lidl are pairing to launch a promotion surrounding the new Ice Age: Collision Course animated film in Europe.
Animal Planet's fifth annual R.O.A.R. (Reach Out. Act. Respond.) matching campaign has begun with seven organizations competing for matching contributions.
Cherokee Global Brands has teamed with Walmart Canada to launch a broad assortment of Tony Hawk-branded gear for young men and boys.
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