With theatrical planned and a new animated series primed for delivery, Mind Candy, creators of the Moshi Monster phenomenon, discusses what the future holds as it turn five years old.
Marvel Entertainment has expanded its agreement with U.S. bike manufacturer Huffy to develop a full range of wheeled products.
Classic toys like LEGO and Barbie are still at the top of children’s wish lists this year, but non-traditional items are also in demand.
The WWE and its agent Backstage Licensing are planning a re-launch of the brand in the Italian market, targeted for 2014-2015.
Pretty Ugly has launched a new line of plush featuring Android-versions of Uglydoll characters, inspired by Google’s operating system.
Global Pursuit has signed a retail agreement with Galeries Lafayette China to introduce Uglydoll-branded merchandise at its store in Beijing.
Redan Alchemy has appointed Golden Bear as the master toy partner for the iconic British kids’ brand The Sooty Show.
m4e has picked up “B-Daman Crossfire” for its TV platform and will also represent the brand for licensing in German-speaking territories.
MGA Entertainment has launched a revamped website for the Little Tikes brand, as well as a new tagline.
BBC Worldwide U.K. has appointed Golden Bear Toys as the master toy partner for the first-ever range of CBeebies toys.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Wolfgang Link as president of Toys ‘R’ Us Europe and Jacobo Caller as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Iberia.
GameStop USA will have the exclusive on NECA’s new Batman: Arkham Origins Grapnel Accessory prop replica.
Platinum Films has appointed the Simba Dickie Group master toy licensee for “Matt Hatter Chronicles.”
Mattel has launched the Hot Wheels Monster Jam Mighty Minis line, featuring micro-sized Monster Jam trucks.
The LEGO Group celebrated the launch of its Sydney Opera House model with replicated images on the historic building last week.
Kmart Toys has unveiled its annual Fab 15 holiday toy list, featuring toys from Hasbro, Disney, LEGO and Spin Master.
WWE is seeing a lot of action outside of the ring with a new range of electronics and accessories and its first-ever collectible statues.
Entertainment One has appointed Character Options as the master toy partner for Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom in the U.K.
The CGI-animated web series, “Barbie Life in the Dreamhouse,” will premiere on Nickelodeon in October.
The Toy Retailers Association has unveiled its annual list of the top 50 U.K. “Dream Toys” for the holiday season.
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