With digital devices now a daily presence in kids’ lives and new innovations like 3D printing entering the mainstream, technology is driving the toy category.
Highlights for Children, publisher of the children's magazine Highlights, has tapped Mega Brands, to develop puzzles featuring Highlights' Hidden Pictures illustrations.
American Greetings Properties has lined up a full slate of licensed product for its Care Bears brand in the U.K.
Knockout Licensing has established a core of inaugural licensees for Sony Pictures Television's TV series, "Outlander."
USAopoloy will create a co-branded version of its family board game Yahtzee with the film The Terminator, in a deal brokered by Creative Licensing Corporation.
Retail sales of toys in the U.S. generated $18.08 billion in 2014 compared to $17.46 billion in 2013, an increase of 4 percent, according to the NPD Group.
Hasbro is celebrating the 80th anniversary of the Monopoly brand this year with new products, as well as a number of entertainment activations and events.
The winners of the U.K. Toy Fair Best New Toy Awards were announced Tuesday by the British Toy & Hobby Association.
The British toy market increased 4.4 percent in 2014, the best result since 2010 when toy sales were up 8 percent.
Bulldog continues to grow the licensing roster for Moose Toys' girls’ collectible range Shopkins with the addition of three more licensees.
The Toy Industry Association is gearing up for the 112th annual North American International Toy Fair, set to take place at the Javits Center in New York City Feb. 14-17.
Licensing agency Brandgenuity has signed six new licensees for the History channel’s Dark Ages drama “Vikings.”
4K Media is celebrating the launch of the new Yu-Gi-Oh! website in the U.S. with a sweepstakes for four prize packages of Yu-Gi-Oh! merchandise.
Software provider Pariplay is collaborating with C3 Entertainment to release a Three Stooges slot game for worldwide distribution.
DHX Media has appointed Character Options as the global master toy partner for the new version of the TV series “Teletubbies.”
Cartoon Network Enterprises, Steve Jackson Games and USAopoly have launched Munchkin Adventure Time card game.
Konami Digital Entertainment has released a large assortment of new Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game products for beginners and veterans.
FremantleMedia U.K. has secured a series of licenses across several categories for the TV series Qi, All Star Family Fortunes and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
BBC One has commissioned a new daytime game show based on the U.K. board game Linkee that will be distributed internationally by Warner Bros.
Konami Gaming has partnered with Hasbro and Wizards of the Coast to develop two Dungeons & Dragons-themed slot machines.
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