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Two new partners have joined the licensing program for Moose Toys collectible brand Shopkins, represented for licensing by Bulldog Licensing.
This Father’s Day, Disney Consumer Products is celebrating Star Wars fan boys across the universe with the ultimate gifts for dad.
Ripple Junction and its Gordos Plush division have developed a new line of premium collectible plush toys featuring characters from The Goonies.
Hong Kong-based toy company Boti Global has acquired the global license to manufacture toys for the preschool property "Miffy."
Mattel's American Girl brand of contemporary 18-inch dolls, accessories, girls' clothing and play-based content has been rebranded as Truly Me.
In anticipation of the July 10 release of Universal's Minions, Build-A-Bear Workshop has debuted a collection of customizable Minions plush, featuring Kevin, Stuart and Bob.
LEGO Speed Champions and McLaren Automotive have launched a building competition for teenage and adult LEGO builders called Celebrate the Future of McLaren Automotive.
British construction equipment manufacturer JCB has signed a raft of new licensing deals to further bolster its JCB Kids brand in the U.K.
U.K-based company Sambro has signed two new licensing deals to create products for Moose Toys Shopkins brand and Universal's Jurassic World.
Propel Equity Partners has acquired the active play toy line Buzz Bee Toys, which it will fold into its Alex Brands family of toy companies.
HIT Entertainment has made Amazon the exclusive location for both content and products for its Fireman Sam preschool franchise.
Pretty Ugly and Warner Bros. Consumer Products are planning a co-branded collaboration for a plush crossover featuring The Wizard of Oz and Uglydoll.
Toys ‘R’ Us is gearing up for summer movie season with toys, deals, digital content and events for the season’s anticipated kids’ blockbusters.
Construction equipment company JCB is taking center stage in Germany with the unveiling of two giant sculptures of JCB toys in the city of Fuerth.
Titan Merchandise has announced two new ranges of Titan vinyl figures for "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" and "Dragon Age."
Toys 'R' Us has released its 20th edition of the Toys 'R' Us Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids.
Cartoon Network has launched LEGO Game Creator, an online application that allows kids to build their own games or play games created by other players.
Carte Blanche Group is planning a cross-category initiative for its Me to You brand this week with apparel licensee Aykroyds.
Toys 'R' Us is planning to hire 45,000 seasonal employees at its stores and distribution centers across the U.S. for the holidays.
With a new executive team and a new strategy, Toys ‘R’ Us is focused on various improvements
and the critical holiday season.
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