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.
FremantleMedia U.K. has secured a series of licenses across several categories for the TV series Qi, All Star Family Fortunes and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
Global entertainment company ZeptoLab, creators of the “Cut the Rope” game app, has launched a new mobile game-“My Om Nom.”
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has partnered for the launch of “The Smurfs: iTalk,” an app that allows kids to interact with their very own Smurf.
The first-ever Thomas racing app, “Thomas & Friends: Go Go Thomas!,” has launched in the Apple App Store.
Game developer Atari is planning a mobile fitness app that incorporates its classic video games such as "Pong" and "Centipede" into exercise routines.
Sports and entertainment company Day 6 Sports Group has teamed with the National Basketball Association to re-launch the game brand Backyard Sports.
The British Toy & Hobby Association has announced its finalists for the 2014 Toy Retailer of the Year Awards.
Rovio Entertainment’s innovative video distribution model, ToonsTV, which is available within every “Angry Birds” mobile game, has hit 4 billion views.
Victory Tailgate has signed a new deal with restaurant chain Waffle House for branded cornhole boards and bags.
Hudson’s Bay Company has appointed former Toys 'R' Us chairman and CEO and retail veteran Gerald Storch as chief executive officer, effective Jan. 6.
Sony Computer Entertainment is giving fans a first look at its new streaming game service at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.
Toys ‘R’ Us is planning a series of events in the days preceding Super Bowl XLVIII at its flagship store in New York City’s Times Square.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed up with Playmobil in the U.K. to help the brand celebrate its 40th anniversary and capitalize on its new TV show.
Mask-arade is showcasing a range of new licensed masks at the Nuremberg Toy Fair this week in Germany.
Electronic Arts has lined up a full range of licensed products for the upcoming release of the much-anticipated new game “Titanfall.”
Choon’s Design has tapped Brand Central to develop a consumer products program for its rubber band weaving toy Rainbow Loom.
Entertainment One is kicking off 2014 with a lineup of new products for its hit property Peppa Pig.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products is showcasing its myriad classic, heritage and television properties at New York Toy Fair this week.
Funko has announced a new line of highly articulated action figures, dubbed the Legacy Collection.
Hasbro unveiled a re-imagined line of Transformers toys at New York Toy Fair this week and announced a raft of licensees for the brand.
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