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.
Pink Chillies has partnered with Playrific, publishers of children’s apps, for the “Pink Chillies: Magical Elephant Game.”
YouTube and Halfbrick, the Australian game developer behind mobile game “Fruit Ninja,” will produce a slate of original content for YouTube.
Toys ‘R’ Us unveiled its lineup of exclusive merchandise for Comic-Con, which takes place July 9-12 in San Diego, Calif.
Parragon, publishers of illustrated non-fiction books and creator of toys, games and gifts, announced that Claire Payne is joining its sales team as senior director of mass market sales.
Boomerang has released “Make and Race,” the latest mobile app, in EMEA and Latin America.
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
Titan Merchandise will release Cartoon Network Titans: The Cartoon Network Collection this December, featuring characters from “Dexter’s Laboratory,” “Johnny Bravo,” “Adventure Time” and “Uncle Grandpa.”
Genius Brands International has finalized a licensing agreement with License 2 Play for the development of plush toys for the character brand From Frank.
Children's entertainment products company Imports Dragon has secured the worldwide rights to produce a new NHL figures line.
Hong Kong-based company Animoca Brands is kicking off festivities for Garfield’s 37th birthday with the launch of two new official game apps.
Snap Creative and its in-theater division SnapCo are planning five promotional toy programs at movie theaters worldwide this summer.
New mobile gaming company Seriously has made four new hires to build out its creative team.
Lima Sky, the development studio behind the mobile game "Doodle Jump," has partnered with Egmont Publishing for a Doodle Jump activity and sticker book.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Pretty Ugly, creators of the Uglydoll series, in partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing and mobile service Viber have created a Sticker Pack mobile program.
The iStoryTime digital book library, powered by Cupcake Digital, will now include titles from Nickelodeon.
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine has launched "KidQ," a free mobile app that facilitates conversation about the things that kids are curious about.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel have launched an annual national campaign aimed at taking the Marvel brand to new heights–Marvel Super Hero September.
Egmont Publishing has unveiled its newest Minecraft title–Blockopedia.
Jazwares has released a new collectible toy brand, Bungees, featuring 48 original characters at retailers including Toys 'R' Us and Walgreens.
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