Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Merchantwise has been appointed by ITV Studios Global Entertainment to manage the licensing program of the new “Thunderbirds Are Go!” TV series in Australia.
Shwings and Things has signed a deal with Hasbro's My Little Pony for a line of shoe accessories.
Mask-arade has added Disney's Frozen to its roster of licensed facemasks, in partnership with Rubie's Costume Company.
Hasbro and 3DPlusMe have introduced Super Awesome Me, a personalized 3D printing experience that allows kids to become one of their favorite characters.
Innovation First International and Hexbug will launch the new Tony Hawk Circuit Board toy line on shelves across Europe and North America this fall.
Platinum Films' "Matt Hatter Chronicles" has strengthened its foothold in the Middle East, with a new multi-territory, three-season deal with Cartoon Network.
Midoki and Rovio's third-party publishing division, Rovio Stars, have released the new app "Plunder Pirates" for iOS devices.
Toys 'R' Us and jewelry retailer Claire's are teaming up in a global partnership to launch Claire's in-store shops in TRU locations around the world.
Ubisoft is partnering with Upper Deck to create a line of trading cards and gaming accessories for its Assassin's Creed video game franchise.
Target unveiled its annual list of top toys for the upcoming holidays, featuring a number of products from licensed brands.
Ludorum has teamed up again with Budge Studios to launch a second preschool app based on the TV series, “Chuggington.”
Lima Sky has tapped Australian-based Goldie Marketing as the master toy partner for its digital gaming property Doodle Jump.
Held annually in Dallas, Texas, the Toy Industry Association hosts the appointment-only event to showcase toy manufacturers’ newest product lines to long-lead buyers.
Toys ‘R’ Us is prepping for the Oct. 13 release of Activision Publishing’s “Skylanders SWAP Force” with a line of exclusive figures and in-store events.
Bulldog Licensing is honing in on its game, toy and entertainment brands this year at Brand Licensing Europe.
Toys R’ Us has named two seasoned executives with deep international and domestic retail expertise to lead its global and domestic business.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment have launched a new app that encourages digital drawing on the iPad.
Spin Master has entered retail with its Tenkai Knights construction range.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
A group of former Rovio employees have launched the new brand licensing agency, 5th Wave Brands.
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