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.
Toys ‘R’ Us unveiled its lineup of exclusive merchandise for Comic-Con, which takes place July 9-12 in San Diego, Calif.
Parragon, publishers of illustrated non-fiction books and creator of toys, games and gifts, announced that Claire Payne is joining its sales team as senior director of mass market sales.
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
Titan Merchandise will release Cartoon Network Titans: The Cartoon Network Collection this December, featuring characters from “Dexter’s Laboratory,” “Johnny Bravo,” “Adventure Time” and “Uncle Grandpa.”
Genius Brands International has finalized a licensing agreement with License 2 Play for the development of plush toys for the character brand From Frank.
Children's entertainment products company Imports Dragon has secured the worldwide rights to produce a new NHL figures line.
Diamond Select Toys is launching an all-new series of Marvel Minimates exclusively at Walgreen’s stores across the U.S.
Remarkable Brands has announced a licensing partnership between plush brand Gund and Huggy Buddha.
DreamWorks Animation has renewed its global licensing deal with toy partner Spin Master for the next iteration of its How to Train Your Dragon franchise.
Bulldog Licensing has added four more licensees for Moose Toys' collectible brand Shopkins.
Tech 4 Kids has signed on to create toy and lifestyle products for the game app "Flappy Bird."
Over 2,500 people packed the Bluewater Shopping Centre in Kent, England this weekend to enjoy two days of “Moshlings Madness,” for the new Moshlings Collection.
GiGGo Toys has partnered with the city of New York (NYC & Company) to produce licensed ride-on toys featuring iconic brands such as NYPD and FDNY.
Iron Gut Publishing, which recently released a line of limited edition collectible artwork for the iconic French teething toy, Sophie la girafe, has expanded the line's distribution.
Mask-arade has added Disney's Frozen to its roster of licensed facemasks, in partnership with Rubie's Costume Company.
The Toy Industry Association will induct two new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame.
Nelvana Enterprises and Spin Master are teaming up to co-develop the new girls' preschool series "Little Charmers."
Smart Toy, formerly known as Ubooly, has been acquired by Cartwheel Kids, a Los Angeles-based manufacturer of children’s products.
“Breaking Bad” characters Walter White and Jesse Pinkman are the top-selling licensed masks of the third quarter for Mask-arade.
Babies ‘R’ Us will help parents celebrate their little ones’ very first holiday season with a special series of “Baby’s First Christmas” in-store events.
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