This comprehensive guide to the world’s largest licensors provides retail sales data and trends for licensors in all sectors.
Mattel's American Girl brand of contemporary 18-inch dolls, accessories, girls' clothing and play-based content has been rebranded as Truly Me.
In anticipation of the July 10 release of Universal's Minions, Build-A-Bear Workshop has debuted a collection of customizable Minions plush, featuring Kevin, Stuart and Bob.
LEGO Speed Champions and McLaren Automotive have launched a building competition for teenage and adult LEGO builders called Celebrate the Future of McLaren Automotive.
British construction equipment manufacturer JCB has signed a raft of new licensing deals to further bolster its JCB Kids brand in the U.K.
U.K-based company Sambro has signed two new licensing deals to create products for Moose Toys Shopkins brand and Universal's Jurassic World.
Propel Equity Partners has acquired the active play toy line Buzz Bee Toys, which it will fold into its Alex Brands family of toy companies.
The Coolabi Group has signed a number of new licensing deals for the new preschool series “Clangers.”
Titan Merchandise is adding to its lineup of "Doctor Who" Titans figures and introducing a new range featuring Twentieth Century Fox's Edward Scissorhands.
Genius Brands International has appointed Wicked Cool Toys as the master toy partner for its original animated series on PBS, “Thomas Edison's Secret Lab.”
Toys 'R' Us is the first retailer to feature the new Fisher-Price toy line based on the Nickelodeon preschool series "Blaze and the Monster Machines."
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.
Toy and consumer electronics company Jazwares has hired Dan Sugrue as its new U.K. sales director.
NECA, in partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, has announced the next lineup of celebrities in The Simpsons 25 of the Greatest Guest Stars program.
Innovation First International and Hexbug will launch the new Tony Hawk Circuit Board toy line on shelves across Europe and North America this fall.
Build-A-Bear Workshop will add a Hello Kitty 40th anniversary edition to its current Hello Kitty collection of customizable plush.
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