Gaming companies have firmly established themselves as a new hot bed for viable IP, but the long-term success of those brands will require differentiations and new initiatives.
FAO Schwarz is celebrating the holidays with one-of-a-kind gifts and festive décor and is offering shoppers the chance to give back.
Konami Digital Entertainment has released a large assortment of new Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game products for beginners and veterans.
Genius Brands International has named PBS Distribution as the home entertainment (DVD, CD and digital) partner for its Baby Genius library.
Cartamundi has announced the debut of three new Shuffle games: Disney's Frozen, Pixar Cars and a Monopoly Deal Disney Edition.
Entertainment One Licensing has secured a number of deals for the global preschool brand Peppa Pig in the G/A/S region, including a regional licensing agent.
Fisher-Price has hired veteran toy executive Vinnie D’Alleva as senior vice president of Fisher-Price Friends.
Discovery Consumer Products signed new deals with toy companies DGL and RMS to develop products specifically for children.
Babies ‘R’ Us will help parents celebrate their little ones’ very first holiday season with a special series of “Baby’s First Christmas” in-store events.
Britain’s Toy Retailers Association released DreamToys 2014, its annual prediction of best-selling toys for the holidays.
Aristocrat won top honors at the Global Gaming Awards in Las Vegas, with its “The Walking Dead Slot Game” named Casino Product of the Year.
Hasbro and the playing card brand Cartamundi have partnered to develop a new line of card games based Hasbro’s global brands in Europe.
Despite frigid temperatures, more than 30,000 people are expected to attend the 111th American International Toy Fair.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has collected a full slate of partners for the upcoming feature film Godzilla.
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Toys “R” Us appointed Chetan Bhandari as senior vice president, corporate finance and treasurer.
Mind Candy has signed Topps as one of the first partners for its new game brand “World of Warriors.”
Toys ‘R’ Us is planning a series of events in the days preceding Super Bowl XLVIII at its flagship store in New York City’s Times Square.
An exclusive look at how Disney Consumer Products is leveraging new content to capture a greater share of the lucrative boys’ market worldwide.
The U.S.-based non-profits Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers have successfully completed their merger.
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