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.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment have tapped Mighty Fine as the first licensee for the new lifestyle brand Tamagotchi L.i.f.e.
Plush manufacturer Gund has tapped Parham Santana’s BrandSlam licensing division to build its licensing program.
Gund has unveiled its new Grumpy Cat plush, which will arrive in stores beginning Nov. 1.
Hasbro has teamed up with comic book publisher IDW for a new standalone comic series featuring Transformers and G.I. Joe.
Little Airplane Productions has teamed up with Animal Magic to bring the Small Potatoes characters to a range of customizable plush.
Toys ‘R’ Us has debuted a revamped YouTube channel designed to be the go-to destination for programming for all things toys.
K’Nex is getting a jump start on licensing one of the most highly anticipated video games of 2014, Respawn Entertainment’s “Titanfall.”
Rainbow’s Winx Club property is continuing its fashionable positioning, with the launch of a new range of fashion dolls this holiday season.
Mattel and mobile games publisher Chillingo have released the new game app “Hot Wheels World's Best Driver.”
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed up with Playmobil in the U.K. to help the brand celebrate its 40th anniversary and capitalize on its new TV show.
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