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.
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.
Euromonitor International will discuss findings in its research into the traditional toys and games industry today at the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany.
The Giochi Preziosi Group is showcasing new additions to its toy lines for "World of Warriors," Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Doc McStuffins, Frozen at the Spielwarenmesse.
Bedding licensee Character World has revealed a number of new designs for brands including LEGO, Disney, Marvel Superheros and Star Wars.
Bryan G. Stockton has resigned as chairman and CEO of Mattel and Christopher A. Sinclair has been named as the toymaker's new chairman and interim CEO.
Mind Candy has appointed CPLG as the licensing agent for its new gaming brand "World of Warriors" across continental Europe and the U.S.
Platinum Films has struck a three-season deal for “Matt Hatter Chronicles” with Cartoon Network in Asia.
Concept One is developing a line of accessories featuring the mobile game “Flappy Bird."
Wham-O and Precious Tales are planning a line of pet products inspired by classic Wham-O toy brands such as Frisbee and Hula Hoop.
Lisle Licensing has been appointed to represent the now defunct “Flappy Bird” app for licensing.
LeapFrog Enterprises has unveiled plans for the LeapBand, a wearable activity tracker for kids that encourages active play and healthy habits.
Linden Lab and Summertime Media have teamed up with “Blocksworld” to add more Legends of Oz content to kids' app.
Aardman Animations has teamed up with Nominet Trust to launch Shaun’s Game Academy, a national competition in the U.K. for kids to build online games.
Consumer Product Connection has secured two new licensees for the virtual pet app “Pou.”
Mind Candy has given a sneak peak of its new brand, World of Warriors, which is the company’s first project outside of Moshi Monsters.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to represent Aurora World’s YooHoo & Friends brand in North America.
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