Cloudco Entertainment are celebrating the Care Bears 40th Anniversary and another year of sharing and caring on the brand’s nationally recognized “Share Your Care Day”, a Care Bears-inspired nationally recognized holiday that encourages all Care Bears fans to engage in actions that showcase love, friendship, acceptance, and kindness. Once again, Care Bears will be partnering with Born This Way Foundation to amplify their mission to support youth mental health and work with young people to build a kinder and braver world.
tonies, the company behind the Toniebox, a child’s first screen-free entertainment device designed to promote imagination and learning, and Moonbug Entertainment, the global entertainment company behind the most popular preschool series CoComelon, announced a partnership to bring the world of JJ and all his friends to the Toniebox. The first CoComelon Tonie has officially launched, and will be available wherever Tonies are sold.
Venum, the world’s leading manufacturer of combat sports equipment and apparel, have announced its collaboration with Rovio Entertainment Corporation, the creator of Angry Birds, one of the world’s most downloaded mobile games. The collaboration, facilitated by Angry Birds’ global licensing agency IMG, introduces an exclusive line of combat sports and lifestyle products based on the Angry Birds IP.
From October onwards, the Klingon Bird-of-Prey expands the Playmobil Star Trek universe and takes all fans on a journey through time. It is the authentic replica of the HMS Bounty, as she was christened by Dr. McCoy. On board: the notorious Klingon, Commander Kruge and his crew, Officer Maltz, Torg and other Klingons. The heavily armed battleship of the Klingon Defense Forces and its crew under Kruge hijacked the Enterprise and were destroyed with it shortly thereafter. After Admiral Kirk defeats Kruge, he and his crew take over the Bird-of-Prey.
The Loyal Subjects is taking fashion dolls to the next level with For Keeps Universe as they promote acceptance, love, diversity and self-empowerment. Did you know one out of every five students report being bullied in America? With a statistic like that, there is no better time to promote kindness both at home and on the playground. The For Keeps Fashion Dolls are a toy parents can be proud to give their kids. Each For Keeps Universe doll comes complete with a message box, filled with affirmation stickers promoting positive thinking and kindness. These affirmations can be done daily or shared and gifted to family, friends and loved ones.
Basic Fun!, a leading global marketer of toys and consumer products, is excited to announce their product development and distribution partnership with UK-based toy manufacturer Golden Bear to bring Curlimals interactive plush pet toys to North American retailers in Fall 2023.
In anticipation of the Cobra Kai fifth season release on September 9, Sony Pictures Consumer Products (SPCP) announces a robust expansion to its Cobra Kai consumer products and licensing program, with new offerings from licensees including Vans, Hasbro, Century Martial Arts, Harper Collins and more.
JAKKS Pacific, a leading toy and consumer products manufacturer, have announced the release of Cuddle Up Daniel Tiger 10th Anniversary Plush with Fred Rogers Productions and 9 Story Brands. Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, the beloved children’s brand and Emmy-winning hit PBS KIDS series from Fred Rogers Productions, celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.
WildBrain CPLG, a world-leading entertainment, sport and brand licensing agency, has appointed PMI as the novelty toy and games consumer products partner for Sonic Prime, the much-anticipated new CG-animated adventure series launching on Netflix later this year and co-produced by WildBrain and SEGA of America, who are teaming up on a 360-degree approach for the series across production, distribution and licensing. The deal was brokered by WildBrain CPLG on behalf of WildBrain and SEGA, and by Big Picture Licensing representing PMI.