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.
Toys “R” Us has a new brand campaign in partnership with The Escape Pod and “Action Movie Kid” creator Daniel Hashimoto called “C’mon, Let’s Play.”
USAopoly has released its latest Monopoly crossover edition based on the TV series “The Big Bang Theory.”
Bandai Namco Games America has launched the “Pac-Man Friends” app, an original arcade-style action-puzzler.
Mattel is re-launching its line of BeForever historical American Girls dolls with a little help from the Lifetime fashion competition series "Project Runway."
DHX Media has appointed Character Options as the global master toy partner for the new version of the TV series “Teletubbies.”
For the second year, Walmart has turned to the real toy experts–kids ages 18 months to 12 years–to find this holiday season's top 20 toys.
Ubisoft is partnering with Upper Deck to create a line of trading cards and gaming accessories for its Assassin's Creed video game franchise.
Sophie la girafe has partnered with Travis Designs to develop a new line of baby and children's apparel and costumes inspired by the iconic teething toy.
Toys ‘R’ Us stores worldwide and Toysrus.com will launch the latest extension in Activision’s Skylanders franchise, "Skylanders Trap Team, Oct. 5.
Girl Scouts of the USA has tapped Wicked Cool Toys to develop a line of role play, craft and activity products inspired by the girls’ leadership organization.
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