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.
Amazon has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Toy List, a curated list of the hottest new products for kids.
Target has announced a number of new initiatives for the holiday season centered on guest-friendly services–including exclusive products.
Toy industry veteran and former president of the U.S. division of Toys 'R' Us, Neil Friedman, has been named president and chief executive officer of Alex Brands.
To support the multi-platform launch of Sonic the Hedgehog's new iteration, Sonic Boom, SEGA of America has lined up a robust group of partners.
Nickelodeon and Playmates Toys will launch new Teenage Mutant Ninjas Turtles action figures, of the characters Bebop and Rocksteady, exclusively at Walmart this month.
Activision Publishing has released “Duck Commander: Duck Defense,” a new tower defense game starring the Robertsons of A&E's hit reality TV series “Duck Dynasty.”
Nerd Corps Entertainment has extended its contract with toy partner Jakks Pacific for the boys’ action property Slugterra.
Crayola has partnered with Lulu Jr. to develop book-making kits for children ages 4 to 12.
Outfit7 Limited, the company behind the Talking Tom and Friends apps, has launched the 15th app in the series, "My Talking Angela."
Nickelodeon has launched the "Nick Jr." app for the iPad, a new branded platform featuring the network's preschool characters and shows.
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