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.
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.
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.
IDW has teamed up with Temple Street Productions and Paramount Pictures to bring the TV series "Orphan Black" and The Godfather to a range of games.
The Coolabi Group has signed a number of new licensing deals for the new preschool series “Clangers.”
Parragon, publishers of illustrated non-fiction books and creator of toys, games and gifts, announced that Claire Payne is joining its sales team as senior director of mass market sales.
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