MGA Entertainment, known for its innovative toys, is growing in a big way, expanding its reach as it re-launches classic properties and delivers new brands.
Discovery Consumer Products has teamed with Horizon Group USA for a new line of crafts and children’s activity kits under the Discovery Kids brand.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Looney Labs to create a co-branded version of the Loonacy card game featuring the Uglydoll brand.
Rovio has partnered with Victory Tailgate to develop a line of "Angry Birds"-themed cornhole sets and bags.
The Toy Industry Association has unveiled the 84 finalists for the 2016 Toy of the Year Awards, about 27 percent of which are licensed.
The National Football League has set its sights on a new category in a deal with Victory Tailgate for team-branded cornhole sets, bag sets and tumble towers.
Last week, Legendary Films gave BlizzCon 2015 attendees a first glimpse of the expansive merchandise collection to support the upcoming feature film Warcraft.
Sixteen-thousand visitors attended the Topps Festival last month at five major shopping centers across the U.K.
After reviewing more than 500 entries from game designers nationwide Hasbro has selected the top five finalists in its search for the next big face-to-face party game.
The Pokémon Company International and McDonald’s USA have unveiled plans for the latest Happy Meal promotion.
The Pokémon Company has partnered with Build-A-Bear Workshop to offer an exclusive Pikachu plush, marking the character's first appearance at the toy store.
Game and puzzle company and licensee The Ravensburger Group has acquired the Swedish toy company Brio, best known is wooden train sets.
The Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany, closed out its 2015 show with a 58 percent increase in the number of international buyers.
Nottingham Forest has tapped Fournier to develop official playing cards for the "Sendokai Champions" TV series.
Genius Brands International has appointed Wicked Cool Toys as the master toy partner for its original animated series on PBS, “Thomas Edison's Secret Lab.”
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
Cartamundi has created a three-in-one gift box of card games inspired by The Good Dinosaur, Disney•Pixar’s upcoming film, which will hit theaters Nov. 25.
4K Media has partnered with USAopoly to create "Yu-Gi-Oh!"-themed coin banks and puzzles as well as special "Yu-Gi-Oh!" editions of Monopoly and Yahtzee games.
Metrostar, licensing agent for Macmillan Children’s publishing brand Dear Zoo, has signed a raft of new licensing deals in support of the pop-up book.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed with Modiphius Entertainment to develop a tabletop board game based on the classic 1960's television series "Thunderbirds."
©2015 ADVANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS INC. All rights reserved.