Chuggington Adventure Depot
Entertainment Licensing News
Herschend Entertainment Launches Chuggington Adventure Depot at Silver Dollar City

Herschend Entertainment Studios expands its popular Chuggington franchise with its first, live immersive theme park attraction, Chuggington Adventure Depot at Silver Dollar City, the internationally awarded theme park located in Branson, MO. Guests of all ages can fully take part in the new immersive and interactive adventure. The expansion brings the popular animated series to life like never before for its preschool-age fans with the show’s favorite characters, locations and more. The all-new Chuggington experience is live through the Summer. Created more than 60-years-ago, Silver Dollar City is the founding flagship park created by the Herschend family.

Pokemon Craft Sportwear
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Pokémon Center and Craft Sportswear Exclusive Line Available Now

The Pokémon Company International, in partnership with Swedish endurance brand Craft Sportswear, has announced a new line of high-quality apparel featuring some of the most beloved Pokémon from the franchise. Trainers in the US, Canada and UK can prepare for battles to come with Craft Sportwear’s versatile tops, bottoms and accessories, available exclusively at Pokémon Center starting today.

ASTRA Best Toys for Kids 2022
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2022 ASTRA Best Toys for Kids Awards Announced

ASTRA unveiled its 2022 Best Toys for Kids award winners. The list includes twelve winning toys in twelve categories. “ASTRA’s Best Toys for Kids award program reflects the collective expertise of hundreds of toy retailers who know toys inside out,” said Sue Warfield, president of ASTRA. “The list of winners represents the best of the fun, top-quality, high play value products consumers can find in locally-owned neighborhood toy stores around the country.”

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Europe’s Largest Jigsaw Puzzle Company Trefl Enters the United States Marketplace

Trefl, one of the largest, family-owned, and most celebrated jigsaw puzzle producers in Europe and a leading manufacturer of board games and toys in Poland, is poised to make its United States debut this fall. Synonymous with quality and known for its innovation, the award-winning company with decades of experience, will launch an array of the company’s top European best-sellers, including the Trefl Wood Craft Origin line, the Trefl Prime Puzzle featuring Unlimited Fit Technology and its original licensed and core puzzles. Trefl puzzles will be available online and at select retailers this fall.