With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
USAopoly, a developer and manufacturer of board games, collectibles and puzzles, has launched a new designer collectibles division, titled Project Raygun.
Senior licensing executives Jessica Blue of UBM Americas and Will DePippo of Sesame Workshop hosted a session on brand licensing basics at New York Toy Fair on Saturday.
Moose Toys will showcase a host of items at New York Toy Fair, including additions to the Shopkins brand, Despicable Me 3 collectibles and more.
Plush and gift company Kids Preferred has revealed a slew of new products based on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Guess How Much I Love You, Pete the Cat and more.
The National Wildlife Federation has signed six new licensing partnerships for the Ranger Rick brand across a host of categories, including digital, print, toys and more.
The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have joined forces for a series of collectibles and lifestyle merchandise inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters now.
NBCUniversal will debut a raft of properties at this year’s New York Toy Fair, including Despicable Me 3, Fast & Furious, Trolls, The Mummy and “Voltron Legendary Defender.”
Jazwares, in collaboration with Hasbro, has introduced a new toy adjaceny line based on Hasbro’s Nerf brand.
Steve Scebelo of the National Football League Players Association gives an inside look at the organization’s new, innovative initiatives in 3D printing.
The Moomin brand will open a new café chain for children, titled Mumin Kaffe, to complement its current lineup of more than 20 branded cafés and shops.
Billboard has partnered with China-based Vision Media to launch the brand in in the region.
Hood By Air launched its spring/summer 2017 collection at New York Fashion Week, Sept. 11, featuring pieces from their Hustler x Hood By Air collaboration.
The Drone Racing League has partnered with several broadcast and media companies to begin airing its races and content throughout the globe.
Kids’ apparel brand Amy Coe has partnered with Welspun USA for a multi-category collection of infant, toddler and children’s bedding in a deal brokered by The Joester Loria Group.
DHX Brands has teamed with Egmont Publishing to launch a magazine based on the preschool series “Teletubbies” as a regular monthly publication.
RJM Licensing has tapped Pint Size Productions to release a customizable Rainbow Fish board book.
Fam Brands has partnered with GCE International to extend its activewear brand Marika, as well as its sister brand The Balance Collection, into additional categories.
Nickelodeon Australia’s family music festival, Slimefest, will return to Sydney and Melbourne this month with a new look, activations and more.
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