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.
Card and games company Cartamundi has received the Company of the Year Award from the Belgian American Chamber of Commerce.
Licensing agency JRL Group has tapped GeoToys to develop a line of educational puzzles and games under the Encyclopaedia Britannica and Britannica Kids brands.
The NFL Players Association has teamed up with DraftKings to allow some of the NFL’s top-rated players to participate in DraftKings’ marketing efforts this season.
King Features Syndicate is readying comic book hero Flash Gordon for takeoff with a lineup of new international and domestic licensing partners.
Cartamundi announced the launch of James Bond products–two movie-based card decks and a poker set–as the release of the next Bond film nears.
Sony Computer Entertainment America is signed a raft of new partners for the PlayStation brand and its other IP around the world.
Santoro has signed a number of new deals for its brands in Europe.
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.
Mattel has appointed four executives to key senior roles as it implements its plan to deliver improved performance.
Genius Brands International has debuted an all-new line of Baby Genius products exclusively on Amazon, marking the re-launch of the Baby Genius brand at retail.
The National Museum of the Royal Navy has secured several new licensees for the warship HMS Victory.
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.
Discovery Consumer Products has partnered with Cartamundi for a new range of card games based on the Animal Planet TV series “Too Cute.”
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 equivalent of more than seven football fields were filled with toys and games last weekend at the 112th annual New York Toy Fair.
Mega Brands America has launched a puzzle line featuring vintage artwork from the Smithsonian Libraries’ seed catalog collection.
Toys ‘R’ Us has named David A. Brandon to succeed Antonio Urcelay as the company's chairman and chief executive officer, effective July 1.
The Tetris Company and Scientific Games Corp. are developing the “Tetris” game for branded slot machines.
Target has unveiled its annual Top Toys list, highlighting the playthings that will be most in-demand this holiday season.
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