The American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) offers a sneak peek at what to expect at this year’s trade show, its first since 2019.
Mattel released its second quarter 2021 financial results, reporting a net sales increase of $1,026 million — or 40% as reported and 36% in constant currency — versus 2020.
JAKKS Pacific’s sales in the category of Toys/Consumer Products were up 45% globally; sales of Disguise costumes increased 37% compared to last year.
Moose Toys is bringing in National Friendship Day on August 1 with the debut of its Blingle Bands DIY friendship bracelet craft kits.
ZURU is gearing up for a range of dino-themed toy launches across its brands, including series four of its Smashers brand.
Distroller World is releasing second generation of its Aquanerlies line, called the Generation X-clusive Aquanerlies.
Moonbug Entertainment and personalized giftware specialist Star Editions unveiled a new e-shop for children’s entertainment franchises Blippi and CoComelon.
Dino Ranch, an animated preschool series from Boat Rocker Media, was renewed for a second season at Disney.
YouTube media franchise Spy Ninjas and Scholastic signed a three-year publishing deal in the U.S. and Canada for a guidebook, graphic novels, and activity books.