As he celebrates 30 years with Toys ‘R’ Us, this merchandising executive is still looking for the next hot product and newest trends that will keep the specialty retailer at the top of its game.
Kidrobot is bringing a number of new brands to its line of Phunny plush.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center has incorporated the children’s toy line Oball into its fitness curriculum as part of a three-month program across locations in the U.S.
Canadian children's entertainment company Spin Master has entered into an underwriting agreement for an initial public offering in Canada.
Mattel India has teamed with the on-demand retail platform GingerCrush.com to offer its brands on a range of lifestyle merchandise.
Disney Store has unveiled the new collections and limited edition products that will launch at the Disney fan event, D23 Expo, in August.
MGA Entertainment has re-launched its fashion doll franchise Bratz with the new mantra: "It's good to be yourself, it's good to be Bratz."
Infinity Product Group has finalized a licensing deal with Nickelodeon to develop Comfy Critters toys for four of the network’s animated shows.
Footwear brand Skechers has partnered with Jakks Pacific to launch a new line of dolls based on its Twinkle Toes characters.
DHX Brands has tapped Giochi Preziosi to distribute the toy line for its new "Teletubbies" series in Italy, Spain and Portugal.
Merchandise Monkey has unveiled a range of merchandise to accompany the forthcoming release of "Assassins Creed: Syndicate."
Platinum Films has teamed up with Vue Entertainment to premiere the new season of “Matt Hatter Chronicles" at 81 Vue movie theaters across the U.K. this month.
Toys 'R' Us has appointed a number of new executives to key leadership roles, as the company continues to position its business for long-term profitable growth.
Target unveiled its annual list of top toys for the upcoming holidays, featuring a number of products from licensed brands.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has launched a promotional campaign at U.K. independent toy retailer The Entertainer for its series “Teen Titans Go!”
Activision Publishing's “Skylanders Trap Team" has officially launched at major retailers across the U.S.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Michael Melzer as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Central Europe.
Crayola has tapped Zalemark to create a new jewelry line that reflects the image and colorful personality of its brand.
American Girl, a division of Mattel, is expanding into Mexico in partnership with the high-end Mexican retailer El Palacio de Hierro.
IMC Toys and Rubie’s have announced a joint venture between their new Italian companies–IMC Italia and Rubie’s Italia.
Imports Dragon is helping DHX Media celebrate the 25th anniversary of "Caillou” and has been named master toy licensee for another DHX property, Johnny Test.
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