As he celebrates 30 years with Toys ‘R’ Us, this merchandising executive is still looking for the next hot product and newest trends that will keep the specialty retailer at the top of its game.
Santoro continues to build the roster for its Mirabelle, Willow and Kori Kumi brands with a slate of new licensees and products.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center has incorporated the children’s toy line Oball into its fitness curriculum as part of a three-month program across locations in the U.S.
Outfit7, the company behind the "Talking Tom and Friends" franchise, has launched the new game app "Mars Pop," the first product for its new brand NeoMars.
Canadian children's entertainment company Spin Master has entered into an underwriting agreement for an initial public offering in Canada.
Nickelodeon has announced a multi-territory partnership with Nintendo to launch personalized Nickelodeon customizations for portable Nintendo consoles.
Mattel India has teamed with the on-demand retail platform GingerCrush.com to offer its brands on a range of lifestyle merchandise.
Disney Store has unveiled the new collections and limited edition products that will launch at the Disney fan event, D23 Expo, in August.
MGA Entertainment has re-launched its fashion doll franchise Bratz with the new mantra: "It's good to be yourself, it's good to be Bratz."
D3 Go! and Cartoon Network have launched the new free-to-play app "Adventure Time Puzzle Quest" worldwide.
Infinity Product Group has finalized a licensing deal with Nickelodeon to develop Comfy Critters toys for four of the network’s animated shows.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment have collaborated on several products to promote the upcoming film Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, released this Friday.
Debbie Sterling, the founder and chief executive officer of the girls' construction toy brand GoldieBlox, talks to Bugg Toys and Licensing about her innovative toy concept.
Cartoon Network Enterprises has teamed with Bandai Namco Games Europe and Little Orbit for the third installment in the "Adventure Time" video game franchise.
StoryToys has released 3D pop-up activity app based on the Poppy Cat franchise and developed in collaboration with Coolabi and The Kindly Ones Productions.
Cartoon Network has launched LEGO Game Creator, an online application that allows kids to build their own games or play games created by other players.
SEGA Europe has hired Kay Ferneyhough to join its London-based licensing team as retail license manager.
Entertainment One Licensing has added a swath of new partners to the Peppa Pig licensing program in France as the brand is poised to launch at retail.
Saban Brands is planning a new original kids' series inspired by its Popples toy brand that will be available exclusively on Netflix worldwide.
The Toy Industry Association will induct two new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame.
Magic Light Pictures is planning “Gruffalo: Photo,” an photo app based on the U.K. bedtime story.
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