The ICTI Ethical Toy Program (IETP) named Todd Merton to the newly created role of head of business development.
Pocket.watch is developing a new franchise around the animated series Onyx Monster Mysteries, inspired by YouTube creators the Onyx Family.
ZAG signed a development and publishing deal with GameMill and Magic Pockets to create and release a Miraculous console game by holiday 2022.
DC and Warner Bros. unveil new The Batman toys and collectibles from LEGO, Hot Wheels, and more. Plus, Buffalo Games extends its line of Pop It!s, and more new product releases.
Mattel reported net sales of $1.76 billion in Q3 of 2021 — an 8% increase as reported and 7% increase in constant currency versus the prior year.
Lisa Marks Associates has been tapped to develop a licensing program for Bazooka Candy Brands’ Ring Pop.
WWE is extending its licensing agreement with Mattel, a global master toy partner for the wrestling franchise since 2009.
On this episode of ShopTalk, we sat down with COO of Mattel, Richard Dickson, to discuss some of Mattel’s biggest brands — including American Girl, Barbie, Fisher-Price, Monster High, and Mattel Creations — as well as the company’s newest plans for the near future.
Game publisher Goliath announced its acquisition of New Jersey-based Endless Games. This marks Goliath’s fourth acquisition in North America and 11th acquisition internationally in the last 7 years.