Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Merchantwise has been appointed by ITV Studios Global Entertainment to manage the licensing program of the new “Thunderbirds Are Go!” TV series in Australia.
Shwings and Things has signed a deal with Hasbro's My Little Pony for a line of shoe accessories.
Mask-arade has added Disney's Frozen to its roster of licensed facemasks, in partnership with Rubie's Costume Company.
Hasbro and 3DPlusMe have introduced Super Awesome Me, a personalized 3D printing experience that allows kids to become one of their favorite characters.
Innovation First International and Hexbug will launch the new Tony Hawk Circuit Board toy line on shelves across Europe and North America this fall.
Platinum Films' "Matt Hatter Chronicles" has strengthened its foothold in the Middle East, with a new multi-territory, three-season deal with Cartoon Network.
Toys 'R' Us and jewelry retailer Claire's are teaming up in a global partnership to launch Claire's in-store shops in TRU locations around the world.
Target unveiled its annual list of top toys for the upcoming holidays, featuring a number of products from licensed brands.
Entertainment One Licensing has added a swath of new partners to the Peppa Pig licensing program in France as the brand is poised to launch at retail.
Toys 'R' Us has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Hot Toy List, featured 36 items selected by play experts as the toys that will be most in-demand this season.
Florida-based toymaker The Bridge Direct has acquired the toy assets of Good Stuff Corporation.
Weta Workshop launched the first in its line of collectibles for the upcoming film The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug this week.
Rovio Entertainment has unveiled details for the next iteration of its Angry Birds franchise, Angry Birds Go!.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA and publishing partner Eaglemoss are celebrating a milestone: they have rolled out the 1 millionth Batman Automobilia partwork.
Global Pursuit has signed a retail agreement with Galeries Lafayette China to introduce Uglydoll-branded merchandise at its store in Beijing.
Simba has launched the first range of Sendokai Champions toys in Spain.
Mattel has formed a new division, Playground Productions, which will be dedicated to the creation of strategic, multi-platform storytelling.
DJ Murphy is planning a monthly magazine in the U.K. that will feature Moose Toys new girls’ brand The Zelfs, in a deal that was negotiated by Lisle International.
Lucasfilm Animation gave the world its first look at the newest “Star Wars Rebels” character at the Nuremberg Toy Fair.
Choon’s Design has tapped Brand Central to develop a consumer products program for its rubber band weaving toy Rainbow Loom.
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