License! Global takes a look at trends in the global toy market that will influence retail sales and how children play in 2016.
Mattel and Disney Consumer Products have renewed their partnership for the Cars franchise, including the upcoming film Cars 3, which will be released in June 2017.
Spin Master has agreed to purchase the library of board games owned by Editrice Giochi, one of the oldest, privately held toy game companies in Italy.
Konami Digital Entertainment will introduce a new Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game product lineup during the International Nuremberg Toy Fair this week.
Disney Consumer Products and Bandai have revealed the new global product lineup for Disney-Pixar’s upcoming movie Finding Dory, which will debut June 17.
Parragon has expanded its deal with The World of Eric Carle to bring its collection of children’s products featuring Carle's signature artwork to new global markets.
Oxford Limited has tapped Clementoni to create a range of University of Oxford games and puzzles for distribution in the U.K.
After the recent TV debut of the “The Lion Guard,” Disney is now releasing a full line of merchandise ranging from toys and mobile apps to apparel and homewares.
After taking the box office by storm and with new storylines now officially revealed, Disney has unveiled a second wave of Star Wars: The Force Awakens products now rolling out at U.S. retailers.
Cartamundi continues to add to its line of Shuffle cards games with a new twist on Hasbro's Twister.
Hasbro's Subbuteo football game is the latest game to join Cartamundi's line of Shuffle card games.
Ravensburger has unveiled an expansive new collection of licensed puzzles featuring a cast of Disney Junior, Disney and Disney/Pixar characters.
Stern Pinball has launched a new line of pinball machines featuring the rock band KISS, in a deal brokered by KISS's licensing agent Epic Rights.
Hasbro has appointed Michelle Micone as vice president of licensing for North America in its global licensing and publishing team.
Warner Bros. Pictures, Hasbro’s Allspark Pictures and Sweetpea Entertainment are moving forward on a feature film franchise based on Dungeons & Dragons.
MGA Entertainment has created an app for its newly re-launched doll brand Bratz.
The Pokémon Company International and McDonald’s USA have unveiled plans for the latest Happy Meal promotion.
Disney Consumer Products is celebrating one of the studio's most iconic characters with a massive assortment of products inspired by the upcoming film Cinderella.
Konami Digital Entertainment is reprising its partnership with Kaleidoscope Youth, Family, Millennials for the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game After-School Program.
Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group are expanding the licensing program for the animated TV series “Wild Kratts.”
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