As he celebrates 30 years with Toys ‘R’ Us, this merchandising executive is still looking for the next hot product and newest trends that will keep the specialty retailer at the top of its game.
CJ Products has released a new Pillow Pet toy of Sven from Disney's Frozen, now available on the Pillow Pets website.
Kidrobot is bringing a number of new brands to its line of Phunny plush.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center has incorporated the children’s toy line Oball into its fitness curriculum as part of a three-month program across locations in the U.S.
Canadian children's entertainment company Spin Master has entered into an underwriting agreement for an initial public offering in Canada.
Mattel India has teamed with the on-demand retail platform GingerCrush.com to offer its brands on a range of lifestyle merchandise.
Disney Store has unveiled the new collections and limited edition products that will launch at the Disney fan event, D23 Expo, in August.
MGA Entertainment has re-launched its fashion doll franchise Bratz with the new mantra: "It's good to be yourself, it's good to be Bratz."
Infinity Product Group has finalized a licensing deal with Nickelodeon to develop Comfy Critters toys for four of the network’s animated shows.
Footwear brand Skechers has partnered with Jakks Pacific to launch a new line of dolls based on its Twinkle Toes characters.
DHX Brands has tapped Giochi Preziosi to distribute the toy line for its new "Teletubbies" series in Italy, Spain and Portugal.
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.
GreenLight has announced a new licensing agreement with Sony Pictures to create a series of vehicle replicas from the TV show “Breaking Bad.”
Toys 'R' Us has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Hot Toy List, featured 36 items selected by play experts as the toys that will be most in-demand this season.
Sophie la girafe has partnered with Travis Designs to develop a new line of baby and children's apparel and costumes inspired by the iconic teething toy.
Bleacher Creatures has launched its 2014 NBA player plush collection.
The National Museum of the Royal Navy has secured several new licensees for the warship HMS Victory.
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.
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