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.
Mattel has partnered with ToyTalk to bring "Thomas & Friends" to life in a new app that uses speech recognition to enable conversations with characters.
Creative Toys Company is adding to the Spanish football team Atlético Madrid to its SoccerStarz range of collectible soccer figures.
Rovio has launched "Angry Birds 2," the first sequel to the most downloaded mobile game series of all time.
In honor of International Day of Friendship Thursday, Hasbro's My Little Pony brand celebrated famous friendships with a collection of crossover figures.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has released the new app “Cars Daredevil Garage,” which lets fans scan Mattel diecast cars.
Children's app creator Cupcake Digital has introduced the subscription content service "NetKids Digital Entertainment Network."
Australia-based toymaker Moose Toys worked with local police in Yiwu, China, to combat counterfeits of its Shopkins toy brand.
CJ Products has released a new Pillow Pet toy of Sven from Disney's Frozen, now available on the Pillow Pets website.
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.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has tapped Beeline Interactive to develop the new match-three puzzle battle game "Ghostbusters Puzzle Fighter.”
Disney Publishing Worldwide is bringing the Frozen brand to its Disney Imagicademy series of educational apps with a suite of "Frozen: Early Science" offerings.
Accessories licensee RockLove continues to grow its slate of entertainment brands with new additions including the TV series "Outlander" and Warner Bros.' The Hobbit.
To tie in with the return of Fox's game show “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?” Hasbro will release a board game this summer.
Entertainment One Licensing has extended its partnership with Character Options in a new deal that will see the company develop Peppa Pig construction toys.
Lifestyle brand Extreme has partnered with Mobilise Consulting to launch "Extreme Mobile," a U.K. mobile virtual network operator that will offer wireless communications services.
Remarkable Brands, a licensing and branding agency led by industry veteran Stacey Reiner, has been named the worldwide licensing agent for Todd Goldman’s Tighty Whitey brand.
Children will now be able to make
their own Peppa Pig toys at Build-A- Bear stores and websites in the U.S.,
U.K. and Australia.
Pretty Ugly, owner of the Uglydoll brand, has teamed up with Commonwealth Toy & Novelty for a new line of soft toys in January 2016.
Hong Kong-based company Animoca Brands is kicking off festivities for Garfield’s 37th birthday with the launch of two new official game apps.
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