With digital devices now a daily presence in kids’ lives and new innovations like 3D printing entering the mainstream, technology is driving the toy category.
On Thursday, licensing professionals will host a series of discussions on the connection between licensing and toys at the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair Germany.
For the first time in the brand’s 56-year history, Barbie is pulling out a cape and mask and transforming into a modern day superhero.
Bare Tree Media will launch a line of digital stickers for mobile messaging featuring players from the Patriots and the Seahawks in time for the Super Bowl XLIX.
Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies have released the new game app "SpongeBob: Sponge on the Run," based on the upcoming SpongeBob Movie.
Witty Toys, a Rainbow Group company, has launched a new range of Winx Club dolls today at the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair.
Euromonitor International will discuss findings in its research into the traditional toys and games industry today at the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany.
The Giochi Preziosi Group is showcasing new additions to its toy lines for "World of Warriors," Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Doc McStuffins, Frozen at the Spielwarenmesse.
Bedding licensee Character World has revealed a number of new designs for brands including LEGO, Disney, Marvel Superheros and Star Wars.
Bryan G. Stockton has resigned as chairman and CEO of Mattel and Christopher A. Sinclair has been named as the toymaker's new chairman and interim CEO.
Mind Candy has appointed CPLG as the licensing agent for its new gaming brand "World of Warriors" across continental Europe and the U.S.
Microsoft Studios has acquired the rights to the Gears of War video game franchise from Epic Games.
Jakks Pacific is planning a line of large-scale figures and other toys inspired by Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ upcoming film Godzilla.
Entertainment One Licensing has appointed Jazwares as the master toy partner in North America for its Peppa Pig property.
Spin Master is added characters from DreamWorks Animation and the world of Pokémon to its Ionix construction system.
Mattel and WWE have signed a multi-year extension of their global master toy licensing agreement through 2019.
Paper Punk has unveiled paper-based construction toys inspired by Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and SpongeBob SquarePants.
The Toy Industry Association gave its predictions for the trends that will drive the toy industry this year.
Author Emma Thomson’s Friendship Fairy Felicity Wishes is the latest brand to join Digital Giving’s charity app, “T-Shirt Booth.”
Hasbro has partnered with Aurora World for a new line of plush dolls based on its iconic Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy brand.
Bif Bang Pow! and ZICA Toys have entered a creative partnership to produce a line of The Twilight Zone retro action figures.
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