aNb Media News, February 20, 2014

TTPM’s Toy Fair Videos

The TTPM team was at this week’s Toy Fair filming the Best in Tech, Best in Classic Play, The Most Outrageous Toys, Best in Baby, as well as highlights from Mattel, Hasbro, LEGO, and Fisher-Price. Watch the videos here. For the best in iPad Toys, click here.

TTPM Speaks with Industry Leaders at Toy Fair

In this latest video, TTPM speaks with Bryan Stockton, CEO, Mattel; Soren Torp Laursen, president, LEGO USA/Pacific; Brian Goldner, CEO, Hasbro; and John Barbour, CEO, LeapFrog. These industry leaders discuss trends and challenges for 2014. Watch the video here.

HIT Signs Deal with Mexico’s Televisa

HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., and Televisa, Mexico’s free-to-air broadcaster announced an expanded partnership making Televisa the Mexican broadcast home for HIT’s core brands, including Thomas & Friends and Bob the Builder. In addition, Thomas & Friends moved to a new daily Monday-Friday schedule on the network, which began this past October.

With the expanded partnership, Televisa will add a Thomas & Friends branded site to www.televisaniñ Televisa will also leverage its many broadcast and promotional platforms including TV, radio, publishing and digital, to promote Thomas & Friends and other HIT properties.

HIT first partnered with Televisa in November 2012 when the broadcaster began airing Thomas & Friends three days per week on Televisa (Canal 5).

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