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.
The Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair, taking place now in Nuremberg, Germany, has announced the four winners of its annual ToyAward.
Highlights for Children, publisher of the children's magazine Highlights, has tapped Mega Brands, to develop puzzles featuring Highlights' Hidden Pictures illustrations.
Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment International are combining their PlayStationNetwork and Sony Entertainment Network platforms.
Simba Toys has been named as the official toy partner for the modeling competition "Germany's Next Top Model," it was announced today from the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair.
BurdaIntermedia Merchandising has been appointed as the German licensing agent for the U.K. preschool brand Deer Little Forest.
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.
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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