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.
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.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with its licensing partners to support the third and final film in The Hobbit trilogy.
Discovery Consumer Products has partnered with Cartamundi for a new range of card games based on the Animal Planet TV series “Too Cute.”
Sesame Workshop has signed a deal with Jumbo Games to produce children’s puzzles and games for its new preschool series “The Furchester Hotel.”
Mind Candy, makers of the Moshi Monsters, has launched its new mobile game "World of Warriors" on Android and signed on a number of new product partners.
Merriam-Webster and Publications International have teamed to develop a line of large-print puzzle books under the dictionary brand.
Victory Tailgate has released branded cornhole games for the restaurant chain Johnny Rockets.
Discovery Consumer Products has added two new licensees for Animal Planet- and Shark Week-branded toys, puzzles and craft sets.
Augmented reality and licensed toys were in the spotlight at the U.K. Toy Fair in London Jan. 20-22.
Saban Brands has tapped Jakks Pacific to develop a new gaming system for the brand Power Rangers and has renewed its costume partnership.
Powersports brand Polaris Industries has signed a multi-year agreement with Alchemy3 to create lottery games featuring Polaris vehicles.
Eric Poses is driving cross-country this summer to host meet-and-greets throughout the U.S.
Egmont Publishing has unveiled its newest Minecraft title–Blockopedia.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has lined up a multi-category licensing program for The Book Of Life, which hit theaters Friday.
Loudmouth has teamed with Victory Tailgate to develop a line of cornhole game boards and bags outfitted in Loudmouth's signature wild patterns.
4K Media has launched website for the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated series and trading card game worldwide outside of Asia.
Crayola is planning a range of products featuring Lima Sky’s app property Doodle Jump, including mobile games and a line of craft kits.
Consumer Product Connection has secured two new licensees for the virtual pet app “Pou.”
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