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.
Konami Digital Entertainment has released the first-ever Yu-Gi-Oh! game for PlayStation4 and on Xbox One.
Santoro continues to build the roster for its Mirabelle, Willow and Kori Kumi brands with a slate of new licensees and products.
Santoro has appointed Jeux Ravensburger as a new licensee for its Mirabelle collection in France.
The Tetris Company and Scientific Games Corp. are developing the “Tetris” game for branded slot machines.
Hasbro has signed multiple new licensing deals for several of its game brands, and is introducing a new Internet brand to physical games.
IDW Games is planning a new "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" board game that will feature story content from the ongoing IDW comic.
USAopoly, under license from Hasbro and in partnership with HBO Global Licensing, is planning a new twist on the strategy conquest game Risk–a "Game of Thrones" edition.
Cartamundi is planning a new range of Star Wars card packs and gifting items.
DC Thomson has made a new addition to its partnership with Gibsons–The Beano Past and Present 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle, now available on Amazon.
Lionsgate and Hasbro are partnering to bring the iconic board game Monopoly to the big screen.
Cartoon Network has launched LEGO Game Creator, an online application that allows kids to build their own games or play games created by other players.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Michael Melzer as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Central Europe.
Cartamundi has announced the debut of three new Shuffle games: Disney's Frozen, Pixar Cars and a Monopoly Deal Disney Edition.
Victory Tailgate has signed a new deal with restaurant chain Waffle House for branded cornhole boards and bags.
Knockout Licensing has established a core of inaugural licensees for Sony Pictures Television's TV series, "Outlander."
American Girl, a division of Mattel, has partnered with Fashion Angels to create a range of tween girl arts and crafts products featuring the doll brand.
Cartamundi is planning a new range of card games with packaging and design inspired by classic Disney brands from the early days of the studio.
Hasbro has forged more than 20 new partnerships that push the parameters of hip new licensed products and the perception of its brands in the marketplace.
Hasbro and Bazooka Candy Brands have joined forces for a cross-promotion launching this month.
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