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.
In anticipation of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, automaker FCA U.S. and Warner Bros. Pictures have partnered to introduce the 2016 Jeep Renegade Dawn of Justice Special Edition vehicle.
Rubie’s Costume Company has received the “Seasonal Supplier of the Year” award from Walmart.
Licensed product marketing firm Vandor has named Lisa Juul vice president of sales.
In a new episode of Nickelodeon’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” the Turtles will head back in time to meet their 1980’s alternate-reality counterparts.
The Harlem Globetrotters have partnered with Delta Air Lines for in-flight, branded family entertainment.
Gaumont has appointed industry veteran Nicolas Atlan to the role of president of animation, while Terry Kalagian will now serve as vice president of creative in the animation division as it expands into the U.S.
Legendary Entertainment has tapped master toy licensee Jakks Pacific for a new collection of toys inspired by its upcoming film with Universal Pictures, Warcraft.
Precious Moments has appointed Mary Theis as licensing managing for the company.
Playmates Toys will release a new range of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures exclusively at Walmart.
Cartoon Network, in partnership with Grumpyface Studios, has unveiled a “Powerpuff Girls”-inspired mobile game, titled “Flipped Out.”
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