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.
Bryan G. Stockton has resigned as chairman and CEO of Mattel and Christopher A. Sinclair has been named as the toymaker's new chairman and interim CEO.
Microsoft Studios has given U.S. toymaker Jakks Pacific the rights to its video game property Halo for action figures and costumes.
Hasbro is again letting fans create a new line of Transformer characters.
Tech toys and licensed lines stole the show at this year's U.K. Toy Fair, which took place last week in London.
Russian animated series "Masha and the Bear" is gaining ground in Italy with new broadcast deals and licensed product.
Brazilian Customs authorities, working in tandem with licensor Entertainment One, seized an estimated 1 million counterfeit Peppa Pig toys at ports across the country Monday.
Nickelodeon is partnering with Toys 'R' Us for an exclusive marketing program and in-store experience for the upcoming movie, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with the LEGO Group to develop the first-ever collection of LEGO building sets for the classic Scooby-Doo franchise.
Knockout Licensing has established a core of inaugural licensees for Sony Pictures Television's TV series, "Outlander."
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has signed a multi-territory licensing deal with Sambro to bring Paw Patrol to a range of products.
IDW Publishing is expanding its micro comic fun packs with a set of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collectibles, under license from Nickelodeon.
The Elf on the Shelf property is a bustling business both in print and consumer products.
Sesame Workshop has tapped TCG to create a new line of wooden toys featuring the characters of “Sesame Street.”
Paper Punk has unveiled paper-based construction toys inspired by Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and SpongeBob SquarePants.
MGM’s Consumer Products division has lined up 18 licensees in support Robocop, which premiered in U.S. theaters Feb. 12.
Hasbro has partnered with Aurora World for a new line of plush dolls based on its iconic Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy brand.
Kick scooter brand Razor has introduced the first game to come from its licensing agreement with Scarab Entertainment, the “Razor Trickshare” app.
Pete the Cat is jumping off the printed page onto a new line of training skates from Chicago Skates.
Jakks Pacific is planning to add a line of toys to its current range of role-play items featuring existing and upcoming Marvel characters and properties.
The U.S.-based non-profits Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers have successfully completed their merger.
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