MGA Entertainment, known for its innovative toys, is growing in a big way, expanding its reach as it re-launches classic properties and delivers new brands.
Hasbro is putting the spotlight on its range of top franchises this week at Brand Licensing Europe including Transformers, My Little Pony and more.
Entertainment One continues to bolster its lineup of best toy partners for "Peppa Pig" in the U.K.
Rainbow has named three master toy licensees for its new children’s property "Regal Academy."
Mattel and HIT Entertainment’s preschool brands are transforming their licensing approach to stay better connected to consumers worldwide.
Aardman has partnered with Steiff Teddy Bears for a limited edition collectible Gromit plush in the U.K. and Eire.
Hasbro has tapped Dickie Toys, part of the Simba Dickie Group, to develop a new range of vehicle toys for Transformers brand.
The newly re-launched classic toy brand Colorforms is launching a line of sets featuring the Nickelodeon preschool show "Paw Patrol."
Ink Licensing has signed on to represent the classic toy brand Good Luck Trolls in the Nordics.
Moose Toys has teamed up with Turner International for a content-led campaign in Australia featuring its new app for the toy brand Little Live Pets.
Disney has tapped IMC Toys for a toy line inspired by its upcoming animated preschool series “Mickey's Roadster Racers.”
China-based Guangdong Alpha Animation and Culture Company, a developer of animation and toys, has created a North American division–Auldey Toys North America.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is making a stop at Build-A-Bear Workshops this holiday season, in a new line of customizable plush.
There are a multitude of reasons why a Hasbro/DreamWorks merger makes sense, not only from a financial viewpoint, but also from a practical business and synergistic perspective. Here are 10.
Crayola has partnered with Lulu Jr. to develop book-making kits for children ages 4 to 12.
Mind Candy, makers of the Moshi Monsters, has launched its new mobile game "World of Warriors" on Android and signed on a number of new product partners.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has signed a string of new licensing deals for the classic Danger Mouse brand, based on the original TV series.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has announced a number of new developments for "Thunderbirds Are Go," "Super 4" and "Matt Hatter Chronicles" at the U.K. Toy Fair.
Microsoft Studios has given U.S. toymaker Jakks Pacific the rights to its video game property Halo for action figures and costumes.
Women in Toys will recognize Ann Kearns of Sesame Workshop with its Lifetime Achievement Award and Eva Lorenz of Amazon as the Retailer of the Year.
Tomy International has promoted Kerry Cunnion to senior vice president of sales, in addition to his current role leading the company's North American sales force.
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