PBS Kids will broadcast Rosie’s Rules, a 2D animated comedy series for children ages 3 to 6 from 9 Story Media Group and Brown Bag Films.
People of Play (POP) released the schedule for its virtual POP Week taking place this November 15-20. Event highlights include the TAGIE Awards, Young Inventors Challenge, keynote addresses, POP pub room networking, and more.
YuMe announces Series 3 of its Harry Potter Magical Capsules featuring new characters; Douglas Company teases new springtime plush toys including Kaleidoscope Bunny and Rainbow Chicks; Ultra Pro Entertainment introduces family game Speedy Doc.
Brilliant PR & Marketing, an agency serving the juvenile and family products industry, was named a finalist in two categories of the 2021 PRNEWS Platinum PR Awards.
JAKKS Pacific reported a net sales drop of 2.2% in Q3 2021, compared to the previous year. Meanwhile the company’s costume segment was its strongest performer, reporting a 16.4% increase in sales in the third quarter.
Hasbro unveils new Star Wars and Marvel toys and collectibles at Pulse Con; Schylling delivers more offerings from its NeeDoh line; and more new products announced this week.
Genius Brands International acquired animation production company Wow! Unlimited Media for $53 million.
Following the renewal and expansion of its partnership with Hasbro and eOne in North America and Europe, Disguise has now secured costuming rights for Latin America, Australia, and New Zealand.
Hasbro saw significant revenue increases in the categories of entertainment and Wizards of the Coast/digital gaming, with a slight decline in consumer products amid supply chain disruptions.