runDisney is adding a second series of Star Wars-inspired races to its 2016 lineup, this time featuring the Dark Side.
Disney plans a global event to unveil new Star Wars toys, top franchises drive huge summer box office numbers and Oprah opens an e-commerce site.
New licensed apparel trends, Man U appoints Asian casino resort partner, a recap of Disney's D23 Expo … this is the news that shaped the week of Aug. 17.
BMI Merchandise will further expand on the Star Wars universe with a range of novelty products for amusement locations.
Disney took Anaheim by storm last weekend with a host of announcements and updates about upcoming film projects, new theme park additions and new consumer products at the D23 Expo.
Accessories company Roxo is launching a new licensed night light featuring imagery from Disney and Lucasfilm.
Toys 'R' Us is preparing a global celebration for the fall debut of toys and other products based on the next chapter of the Star Wars saga.
Licensed toys are continuing to sell strongly, with Disney properties leading the charge.
Licensees provide the backbone for some of the most successful licensed apparel collaborations. Here is a round-up of recent top news from leading apparel licensees.
Uniqlo is planning a global collaboration with Disney Consumer Products, dubbed Magic For All, that will include new products, pop-up displays and in-store and customer experiences.
Hasbro is showcasing its 2015 lineup of brand experiences at New York Toy Fair including new offerings for all of its top brands.
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.
Underground Toys will add to its line of Star Wars homewares this year, in advance of the franchise's next film, Episode VII: The Force Awakens, in theaters Dec. 18.
Los Angeles-based jewelry brand Han Cholo will release their newest Precious Metals Collection featuring the Star Wars franchise.
Disney XD has picked up the LEGO Group's "Star Wars: Droid Tales" TV series, a re-telling of the Star Wars saga through the eyes of characters C-3P0 and R2-D2.
Cartamundi is planning a new range of Star Wars card packs and gifting items.
Disney Publishing Worldwide has unveiled a global publishing program that will lay the groundwork for the Dec. 18 theatrical release of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.
Hasbro has returned to Comic-Con featuring iconic brands including Transformers, My Little Pony, Magic: The Gather, Jem and the Holograms and G.I. Joe.
Disney made a number of announcements at its annual shareholders meeting Thursday, including news of upcoming film releases and its plans for Maker Studios.
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