Former Universal Pictures, Disney Pixar, and Dreamworks executive Heather Oster will oversee franchise strategy for Spin Master’s brands.
Gaumont is continuing to grow its Animation and Family efforts in the U.S. with the addition of industry veteran, Michelle Sullivan.
Jazwares and UFC are teaming up to bring the world of mixed martial arts into homes everywhere with a new line of UFC action figures and role play collectibles.
Bicycle announces the signing of actor, writer, and board game enthusiast Wil Wheaton as its first global board game ambassador.
Kids’ network WildBrain Spark has acquired exclusive rights to English-language content for Benesse Corporation’s Shimajiro brand.
JRL Group, Inc. has secured a licensing partnership between NHRA and Castline Inc. for a series of NHRA diecast collectables under their M2 Machines brand.
Just Play announced the acquisition of children’s brands Slinky® and Shrinky Dinks®, with new products from Just Play arriving at retailers this fall.
As nominations for the annual TAGIE Awards open, The Chicago Toy & Game Group is announcing a number of changes to make the toy and game industry’s preeminent design, innovation and marketing awards bigger and better than ever.
This week, WowWee launches the first official Power Treads set in the U.S. on DRTV: the Power Treads Full Throttle Pack with 40+ pieces.