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.
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.
Novelty retailer Spencer's will carry a “Batman: Arkham Knight”-inspired clothing collection to coincide with the video game launch.
Hong Kong-based company Animoca Brands is kicking off festivities for Garfield’s 37th birthday with the launch of two new official game apps.
SmileyWorld is collaborating with Uunique London, operated by Aegis Vision, to create a range of fashion mobile device accessories.
Bare Tree Media has launched a universal emoji keyboard app that offers fans access to multiple brands within a single keyboard.
Children’s app creator Night & Day Studios has licensed the Care Bears brand from American Greetings Properties.
Children’s app maker Night & Day Studios will design, develop and launch the first-ever “Octonauts” apps under a license from Silvergate Media.
DHX Brands has launched a major U.K. brand awareness initiative to help promote its new In the Night Garden website and app.
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.”
Auto event brand Monster Jam has released a host of new toy offerings, continued its program at Lowe's and added new trucks to its mobile game.
Angry Birds celebrated its fifth “BirdDay” Thursday with a number of events in its home market of Finland and the launch of a new "Angry Birds" app episode.
Nickelodeon U.K. has launched the first episode of a new online adventure game series, called "SpongeBob QuestPants."
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Mattel's "Thomas & Friends" is embarking on a world tour as they leave the Island of Sodor to travel the globe in 52 new 3-minute digital shorts that will air on YouTube.
National Geographic has agreed to pair with game design and development studio Yeti CGI for a multi-year licensing partnership to create and launch a new, branded puzzle game for mobile and web platforms.
Electronic Arts, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Partnerships & Licensing have joined forces to bring characters from Illumination films to life in a series of mobile games.
Disney Publishing Worldwide is bringing the Frozen brand to its Disney Imagicademy series of educational apps with a suite of "Frozen: Early Science" offerings.
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