Nickelodeon announced the launch of an all-new PAW Patrol special, PAW Patrol: Ready, Race, Rescue, with Walmart serving as the exclusive launch partner.
Beginning in 2020, Hasbro plans to begin phasing out plastic from new product packaging, including plastic elements like polybags, elastic bands, shrink wrap, window sheets and blister packs.
BuzzFeed’s Ben Kaufman is stepping down as CMO, in order to prioritize scaling CAMP Stores, which is set to open five new locations across the U.S.
Timed to its 50th anniversary, Kids II rebrands as Kids2 and details its new e-comm and first fully-owned manufacturing facility.
The Pokémon Company International will open a special pop-up Pokémon Center in London this October to celebrate the upcoming launch of Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.
An additional 10% tariff is expected to be placed on all toys imported from China beginning September 1, Trump announced via Twitter.
DHX Brands entered a DTR collaboration with TJ Morris for In the Night Garden. Product will be sold exclusively at Home Bargains and Quality Save stores.
Net revenues for Hasbro’s second quarter 2019 increased 9 percent to $984.5 million—bolstered in part by its continued investment in Magic: The Gathering.