Toy fair season culminates in New York City with an impressive slate of licensed merchandise on display.
Disney Junior has optioned the New York Times-bestselling kids' book series Fancy Nancy for a TV movie and series.
Mattel has unveiled new publishing plans at the Bologna Children's Book Fair including a renewed focus on Barbie story-telling and digital publishing.
San-X is taking the Asian character Rilakkuma global with new international licensing agents and licensees.
PlayDate Digital will launch a new My Little Pony digital storybook Thursday, two days before the season five premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
McDonald's is promoting Zodiak Kids’ children’s series “LoliRock” in France this month with a new Happy Meal offering.
The WWE has partnered with Toy State to bring the professional wrestling brand to the remote-controlled vehicle category in North America.
Mask-arade has launched a new range of Star Wars masks in partnership with the brand's licensee, Rubie's Masquerade.
Toys 'R' Us executives outlined initiatives that are being implemented to improve operational performance and drive profitable growth at a meeting Tuesday.
Disney Consumer Products is planning a multi-platform U.S. campaign in support of its new Disney Princess product offerings that will hit retail this summer.
Imangi Studios' game app "Temple Run" is racing into kids’ meals at Sonic Drive-In restaurants across the U.S. this spring.
Pillow Pets has added a number of new brands to its line of convertible plush characters from Disney, Nickelodeon and Sanrio.
Spin Master has filed a civil lawsuit in California to stop the manufacture and sale of Stafly toys, which it claims infringe on its Flutterbye toy.
While 2013 U.S. retail dollar sales of toys remained relatively flat compared to 2012, licensed toys experienced an increase of 3 percent to $5.3 billion.
CBS Consumer Products has unveiled the first licensing partners for the new Showtime series “Penny Dreadful.”
Titan Merchandise has unveiled figures from the upcoming collection Doctor Who Regeneration Titans.
Feld Entertainment has tapped The Bridge Direct to develop and market Monster Jam construction sets, in a deal brokered by The Licensing Shop.
Paramount Licensing has appointed Spin Master as the global master toy licensee for its upcoming original film, Monster Trucks.
Toys ‘R’ Us has named Michael J. Short as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Hasbro and IDW will auction off a one-of-kind My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic comic book for charity.
Lucy Neath, 12, of Milton Keynes, England, has set a Guinness World Record by collecting 1,914 pieces of individual Moshi memorabilia.
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