Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
"Toyze," an app for creating 3D-printed customizable character toys, has signed a licensing agreement with the developers of the popular app pet Pou.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment and its master toy partner Vivid have appointed Headstart International as the local toy distributor in Australia for “Thunderbirds Are Go.”
Mattel is re-launching its line of BeForever historical American Girls dolls with a little help from the Lifetime fashion competition series "Project Runway."
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.
Toy company Arklu will run a Holiday Adventure Storywriting competition for children ages 10 and under featuring its Lottie doll brand.
Toy and consumer electronics company Jazwares has hired Dan Sugrue as its new U.K. sales director.
The National Football League, NFL Players Inc. and licensee Bleacher Creatures have unveiled the 2014 NFL player plush collection, which includes more than 50 NFL stars.
Mask-arade has signed a new license with Disney Consumer Products to create a line of facemasks featuring the hit film Frozen.
Plush toy manufacturer Gund has launched its first-ever line of home textiles.
Children’s line Bunnies By the Bay, a division of plush toys and gifts supplier Kids Preferred, has introduced the Pretty Girl fall apparel collection.
Just Play has released the first toy range for “Tickety Toc” exclusively at Toys ‘R’ Us stores across the U.S.
Lima Sky has tapped Australian-based Goldie Marketing as the master toy partner for its digital gaming property Doodle Jump.
A Squared Entertainment has teamed up with the toy company TCG to launch two business-in-a-box kits for kids from Warren Buffett.
Spin Master is launching as series of new brands while continuing to evolve its evergreen brands as well.
To celebrate the release of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, LEGO has created a short film.
BBC Worldwide U.K. has appointed Golden Bear Toys as the master toy partner for the first-ever range of CBeebies toys.
The Wish Factory has signed on to manage the sales and marketing for Wham-O’s classic brands including Hula Hoop and Hacky Sack.
Zodiak Kids and its master toy partner Vivid Imaginations have tapped Spanish toy company Famosa to bring Tickety Toc toys to Iberia.
Moose Toys has released the second edition of its Trash Pack trading cards, based on the fourth and fifth series of the collectible toys.
Creata (makers of Happy Meals toys for McDonald’s and manufacturer of Skylanders toys for Activision) has hired Kathryn Klingler as director of licensing and marketing.
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