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.
The British Toy & Hobby Association has announced its finalists for the 2014 Toy Retailer of the Year Awards.
Hudson’s Bay Company has appointed former Toys 'R' Us chairman and CEO and retail veteran Gerald Storch as chief executive officer, effective Jan. 6.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with its licensing partners to support the third and final film in The Hobbit trilogy.
K'Nex is bringing the manufacturing of classic toy brand Lincoln Logs back to the U.S.
The Boy Scouts of America has added several new licensees, both for consumer products and scouting-specific gear.
Bandai has launched the new toy line for the Australian koala character Smiling Bear at Discover Australia stores in airports across Australia.
Sy Berger, known as the "father of the modern-day baseball trading card," died on Sunday at his home in Rockville Centre, N.Y., at the age of 91.
Hasbro has elected the current vice chairman of Lionsgate, Michael Burns, as an independent director to its board of directors.
Off the back of the expansion of its various property product lines, Imports Dragon has added five new members to its Toronto-based sales team.
Mind Candy, makers of the Moshi Monsters, has launched its new mobile game "World of Warriors" on Android and signed on a number of new product partners.
Mattel and mobile games publisher Chillingo have released the new game app “Hot Wheels World's Best Driver.”
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed up with Playmobil in the U.K. to help the brand celebrate its 40th anniversary and capitalize on its new TV show.
Big Tent Entertainment has expanded its relationship with several key licensing partners for its Domo character.
Entertainment One Licensing has appointed Jazwares as the master toy partner in North America for its Peppa Pig property.
Despite frigid temperatures, more than 30,000 people are expected to attend the 111th American International Toy Fair.
Playmates Toys is set to introduce an all-new line for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles inspired by Nickelodeon's CG-animated show.
Dentsu Entertainment has announced plans to adapt “The Little Battlers eXperience” for broadcast in the Americas.
License 2 Play launched the new girls’ accessory line Click-eez this week at New York Toy Fair.
Carte Blanche Australia will launch its line of Moshi Monsters Moshlings plush next week following a 2013 licensing deal with Mind Candy late last year.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment have tapped actress Jennette McCurdy as the official brand ambassador for Tamagotchi L.i.f.e.
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