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12 Feb, 2018, 17:10 GMT Spin Master Sues Alpha Group for Patent Infringement Relating to Award-winning Bakugan Toys

Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY; http://www.spinmaster.com), a leading global children's entertainment company, has sued Alpha Group US, LLC and Alpha...


25 Jan, 2018, 13:00 GMT Mattel and Nickelodeon Form U.S. Television and Consumer Products Partnership for Thomas & Friends™

New season of animated preschool series to debut on Nick Jr. channel in March Nickelodeon to serve as exclusive consumer products agent for Thomas...


24 Jan, 2018, 16:11 GMT Spin Master Wins Four Prestigious Awards Including 2017 Supplier of the Year at the UK Toy of the Year Awards

Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; http://www.spinmaster.com) a leading global children's entertainment company continues to receive global industry...


23 Jan, 2018, 09:00 GMT How Sweet it is: Build-A-Bear Workshop® Unveils 'Sweet Shop' Valentine's Day Gifts with Heart and Charitable Partnership with Barnardo's

Experiential retailer invites Guests to share their heart with unique gifts, personalised voice messages and more Love and hugs abound at...


18 Jan, 2018, 08:23 GMT Kubera Coin, associated with arcade game

The introduction of Kubera Coin, a virtual currency, to the payment system has been signed up through the business partnership on kids' card games...


17 Jan, 2018, 15:07 GMT Wicked Cool Toys Debuts Inaugural Pokémon Line At Global Toy Fairs

The First Pokémon Products from New Master Toy Licensee Includes a Line of Action Figures, Plush, Roleplay Items and More Wicked Cool Toys...


16 Jan, 2018, 20:38 GMT Theriault's Auction House Establishes New Auction Record for an Antique Doll

A new world record for an antique doll sold at auction was achieved January 6, 2018 by Theriault's, the Annapolis, Maryland firm. The 19th century...


16 Jan, 2018, 16:48 GMT Build-A-Bear CeleBEARates National Hug Day with Hugs from Mascot Bearemy® to Support Barnardo's

National Hug Day is just around the corner, and this year Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW), an interactive destination where guests can...


09 Jan, 2018, 08:47 GMT Makeblock Showcases Award-Winning STEAM Education Solutions at CES 2018

Makeblock Neuron merges education concepts with high-end technology to empower kids to turn their ideas into reality With the theme "Code...


23 Dec, 2017, 10:08 GMT London's Hamleys Store Opens in Beijing

On December 23rd, 257-year-old British Toy Retailer Hamleys, opens its largest store worldwide in Beijing, the third one so far in China. An...


04 Dec, 2017, 10:30 GMT Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us Stores Around the World Continue Normal Operations as UK Operation Initiates Process to Reposition Real Estate Portfolio

Toys"R"Us, Inc. (the "Company") today announced that, as part of the Company's ongoing financial restructuring efforts, the Company's UK operation...


29 Nov, 2017, 06:00 GMT Spin Master Extends Toy Movement to South Africa

Spin Master partners with Play Africa & Just Fun to distribute 45,000 toys this holiday season Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY;...


24 Nov, 2017, 09:59 GMT H&D Wireless Receive Europe's Largest Entertainment Centre Exploria as a Customer

H&D Wireless Indoor Positioning Technology also popular in theme parks and resorts industry: H&D Wireless, Swedish leading supplier of...


22 Nov, 2017, 20:32 GMT Move Over Elf on the Shelf - Here Comes The Hindu on the Bindu

There is no better time to teach kids about cultural diversity than at the holidays and there is no better way than by having fun. That's exactly...


20 Nov, 2017, 13:00 GMT Global Toys and Games Strategic Business Report 2017-2024 - Interactive Toys Seizing Market Share at the Cost of Traditional Toys and Games

The "Toys and Games - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The report provides separate...


20 Nov, 2017, 10:59 GMT Yoto Announces Strategic Content Partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate

Yoto - the clever speaker for kids - has agreed a strategic content partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate. Roald Dahl is the world's...


15 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Innovative DIY Splicing Scooter as Christmas Gift from Parents is Launched by Fascol

Fascol is delighted to announce the launch of its innovative and fascinating product named DIY Lego Splicing Scooter. Fascol is focused on the...


14 Nov, 2017, 08:27 GMT WizKids Expands Licensing Partnership with Wizards of the Coast

Announces Upcoming Magic: The Gathering™ Miniatures Line and Board Game WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted miniatures and...


13 Nov, 2017, 16:00 GMT Makeblock Wins CES 2018 Innovation Award

Makeblock, the leading STEM education solution provider, announced it won the CES 2018 Innovation Award for Makeblock Neuron. This is the...


09 Nov, 2017, 09:09 GMT VTech Announces 2017/2018 Interim Results

Higher revenue and profit as LeapFrog and Snom consolidated - Group revenue increased 5.8% to US$1,039.7 million - Profit...


01 Nov, 2017, 10:00 GMT Yoto, a Family Designed 'Clever Speaker', Launches on Kickstarter and is set to Revolutionise the way Children Listen and Learn

Highly anticipated launch is live at kck.st/2l57upq Yoto, a clever speaker for kids, is designed entirely by a team of experienced entrepreneurs...


24 Oct, 2017, 10:29 BST Scarily Good Influx of Free Games Including Match3, Hidden Object and Racing Lights Up Halloween at MyRealGames.com

A spook-tacular selection of brand new, totally addicting games has landed at MyRealGames.com just in time for Halloween. The no tricks, all...


23 Oct, 2017, 10:30 BST Children Bikes Market Driven by Rising Demand From Consumer Goods Industries: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The Global Children Bikes Market is estimated to develop at a substantial CAGR in the years to come. The online trading of children bikes is...


19 Oct, 2017, 08:27 BST WizKids Announces New Partnership with Games Workshop

Reveals Plans to Release New Games set in the Critically Acclaimed Warhammer 40,000™ Universe WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted...


06 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST Spin Master Unveils its Biggest Secret Yet with Hatchimals Surprise

New Hatchimals Surprise Brings Double the Fun Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY; http://www.spinmaster.com), a leading children's entertainment...