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12 May, 2017, 16:00 BST Global Toys and Games Market 2017-2021: Emergence of 3D Printing / Use of Licensed Merchandise for Marketing and Branding / Growing Market for Franchise Movies and Shows - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Toys and Games Market 2017-2021" report to their offering. The global toys and...


03 May, 2017, 12:00 BST Hatch a Whole World With New Hatchimals Colleggtibles

New extension of the holiday 2016 must-have toy invites fans into the magical world of Hatchtopia Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY), a leading...


02 May, 2017, 06:00 BST Spin Master Achieves Court Victories Against Bunchems Copycats

Spin Master Ltd. (TSX: TOY), a leading global children's entertainment company and the manufacturer and distributor of the award-winning activity...


01 May, 2017, 17:43 BST Spin Master Announces Acquisition of Marbles and Continued Growth of Games Portfolio

Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY), a leading global children's entertainment company, today announced the acquisition of Marbles, a leader in...


27 Apr, 2017, 08:56 BST Designers, Developers and International Distributor of Toys, Games and Giftware, The Character Group plc (LSE: AiM: Symbol: CCT) Releases its Half-year Results

Summary of HY2017: Revenue in the period to February 2017 was £61.5m, against £65.2m in the comparable 2016 period (year ended 31 August 2016...


25 Apr, 2017, 06:00 BST Lappset and Mattel's Iconic Brands Come Together to Form Mattel Play! Sevenum in the Netherlands

After successful openings in both Liverpool and Dubai in 2016, global toy company Mattel, Inc. will debut a new interactive, indoor family...


12 Apr, 2017, 13:14 BST BIP Candy & Toys Germany Acquires IFC - International Food Cooperation Germany

- European market leader strengthens German business with acquisition - Successful reorganisation of IFC with jobs kept BIP Candy & Toys...


04 Apr, 2017, 13:06 BST Gearbox Publishing and G2A.COM Team Up on a Collector's Edition of Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition

Gearbox Publishing, People Can Fly, and digital gaming marketplace G2A.COM are teaming up on a limited collector's edition of the upcoming...


27 Mar, 2017, 20:28 BST Hammond eBike Technologies announce The Hammond Unlimited for Indiegogo campaign

First ever fully loaded, folding, electric smart bike with a custom bag. Loaded with Hi-Tech gadgets. Today, Hammond eBike Technology...


16 Mar, 2017, 12:52 GMT Build a Fortune With Zapper's Exclusive Lego Trade-in Deals

Zapper is one of the most innovative trade-in marketplaces in the UK, providing thrifty customers with a simple and friendly platform for trading...


15 Mar, 2017, 09:00 GMT Labbrand's Visual Identity Creations Win Two Awards at iF Design Award 2017

Labbrand, the leading China-originated global brand consultancy, is awarded once again for its creative and strategic excellence. Both of its work...


03 Mar, 2017, 13:00 GMT World Alive's Hatch-and-Grow Science Kit Line Enlists Help Of Leading Crowdfunding Site Kickstarter To Launch Its Aqua Dragons Into Space

Aqua Dragons in Space, Newest Kickstarter Campaign, Will Raise Funds To Launch 13.8M Eggs Into Near Space & Package As Live Astro Pets For Kids...


01 Mar, 2017, 00:01 GMT The Biggest Unveil for the Smallest Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has unveiled a seminal new concept in luxury, crafted for one very special customer, St Richard's Hospital Pediatric Day...


16 Feb, 2017, 14:00 GMT 3Doodler Explores New Frontiers With Themed Kits and Leading Licenses

Launching into 2017 with new range featuring Star Trek[TM], and The Powerpuff Girls Pen Sets 3Doodler[TM], the creators of the original 3D...


06 Feb, 2017, 13:00 GMT Spin Master Wins Three Prestigious UK 2017 Toy of the Year Awards

Egg-ceptional Success for Hatchimals, winning the 2017 Toy of the Year PAW Patrol on a Roll with Two Awards Spin Master Corp., ("Spin Master")...


03 Feb, 2017, 13:10 GMT 2016 Closed-Loop Gift Card Holiday Forecast: Ready for Santa - Gift Cards are Competitive With Discounts as a Promotional Strategy - Research and Markets

Dublin - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "2016 Closed-Loop Gift Card Holiday Forecast: Ready for Santa" report to their...


25 Jan, 2017, 19:04 GMT Moose Sweeps London Toy Awards

Moose Toys continues to dominate on the world stage, taking out two key awards at the Toy and Supplier of the Year Awards presented last night by...


20 Jan, 2017, 08:37 GMT The Character Group plc - Trading Update

Designers, developers and international distributor of toys, games and giftware, The Character Group plc (AIM: CCT), which holds its Annual...


19 Jan, 2017, 08:00 GMT BanBao Starts Producing Environment-friendly Toy Blocks

BanBao is committed to build a better tomorrow, and for this reason will start producing sustainable and environment-friendly building blocks...


13 Jan, 2017, 00:30 GMT VTech Welcomes UK Competition & Markets Authority's Approval of LeapFrog Acquisition

VTech Holdings Limited (HKSE: 303, VTech) welcomes the United Kingdom Competition & Markets Authority's (CMA) decision to give final and...


05 Jan, 2017, 14:00 GMT UL Debuting New Services at Global Toy Fairs

UL to Debut the New UL Toy Safety Enhanced Certification Mark and UL SmartInsights™ at Toy Fairs Across the Globe. UL Consumer and Retail...


21 Dec, 2016, 11:15 GMT UBTECH Introduces TankBot: the First Jimu Robot that Runs on Treads

Infrared Feature Allows TankBot to Follow Commands to Pick Up or Manoeuvre Around Objects UBTECH Robotics, the company that created the...


20 Dec, 2016, 17:30 GMT 17th Annual IAVs Conference Returns to Twickenham in January 2017

The 17th Annual International Armoured Vehicles Conference is to be held at the Twickenham Marriot Hotel, London, 23-26 January 2017 and will...


14 Dec, 2016, 12:30 GMT The Drone Racing League and Toy State Announce Multi-Year, Racing Toy-Drone Partnership

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the premier drone racing circuit for elite FPV pilots around the world, announced a three-year licensing deal with...


08 Dec, 2016, 13:23 GMT "Thomas & Friends(TM): Read & Play" Learning App/e-book Launches Globally

Thomas-themed e-books, games, videos in one mobile app 'All Aboard!' Animoca Brands (ASX: AB1) and Mattel Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) today announced...