Viz Media Europe has appointed two new regional agencies to represent the Japanese brand "Yo-Kai Watch," which is readying for its European debut.
MIP gathered Stephen J. Davis from Hasbro, Allen Bohbot from 41 Entertainment, Steven Green from ITV Studios U.K. and Sean Chu from Wekids Asia to discuss licensing at MIPJunior.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media and Hasbro launched Playmation Marvel’s Avengers Sunday, a new system of connected toys and wearables.
This year's MIPJunior conference program features a slate of keynote addresses from leaders in the industry.
Kids app "Painting Lulu" has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Hasbro.
The anime series ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ has taken Japan by storm. Now the brand is looking west, with plans to launch across Europe, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.
4K Media has partnered with USAopoly to create "Yu-Gi-Oh!"-themed coin banks and puzzles as well as special "Yu-Gi-Oh!" editions of Monopoly and Yahtzee games.
Hasbro celebrated the first-ever worldwide Play-Doh Day Wednesday.
Digital game publisher Gameloft and Hasbro have launched the "Trivial Pursuit & Friends" mobile game.
Highlights of the new toy line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were unveiled in an 18-hour "unboxing" event that was broadcast live online from 15 cities around the world.
With digital devices now a daily presence in kids’ lives and new innovations like 3D printing entering the mainstream, technology is driving the toy category.
IDW Publishing has tapped Ruckus Media Group as the distributor for its line of Hasbro comic books and other Hasbro content.
Video gaming companies are taking their brands to the next level, powering up their properties and giving classic franchises a second life.
These recent deals and announcements highlight the diversity and vibrancy of licensed apparel at retail.
Hasbro has elected the current vice chairman of Lionsgate, Michael Burns, as an independent director to its board of directors.
Hasbro has joined forces with singer and actress Demi Lovato to promote its Twister Moves line, which lets players track their skips, hoops and moves.
Hasbro has appointed Michelle Micone as vice president of licensing for North America in its global licensing and publishing team.
Hasbro is partnering with Lionsgate to bring its My Little Pony franchise to the big screen.
K'Nex is bringing the manufacturing of classic toy brand Lincoln Logs back to the U.S.
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