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.
Kidrobot is bringing a number of new brands to its line of Phunny plush.
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.
Hasbro and Ubisoft announced the launch of the Hasbro Game Channel which will begin airing on game consoles this fall.
Outfit7 has partnered with SuperAwesome's Future8 Awards for digital creators to exclusively sponsor the mobile app category.
The National Football League, NFL Players Inc. and licensee Bleacher Creatures have unveiled the 2014 NFL player plush collection, which includes more than 50 NFL stars.
After more than five years leading the company, Mikael Hed will step down as chief executive officer of Rovio Jan. 1.
Sales of Hallmark's Itty Bittys plush line featuring a range of licensed characters have increased 600 percent from 2013.
Activision Publishing has developed a single- and multi-player singing video game based on the music competition series "The Voice."
Hasbro and 3DPlusMe have introduced Super Awesome Me, a personalized 3D printing experience that allows kids to become one of their favorite characters.
Bandai Namco Games Europe has launched the "Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle" video game for Nintendo 3DS in Europe, the Middle East and Australasia.
Cartoon Network Enterprises will take its upcoming show launches like “The Powerpuff Girls” to international levels in 2015.
Animation series “YooHoo & Friends,” is continuing to increase its brand presence across the globe.
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