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May 25, 2018, 15:28 ET University Games Announces Acquisition Of The Haywire Group

University Games, a San Francisco-based game and puzzle company, announced today the acquisition of The Haywire Group, the award-winning...


May 23, 2018, 16:05 ET Mattel, Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025

Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) ("Mattel" or the "Company") announced today that it has priced the previously announced offering of $500,000,000...


May 23, 2018, 11:30 ET Feisty Pets Named 'One to Watch' at Licensing Expo 2018

License Global, the premier publication and leading source of news and trends for the global consumer products and licensing industry, today...


May 23, 2018, 10:37 ET Educational Insights® Partners With Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre To Launch Hilarious New Party Game Sculptapalooza™ With Original Video Content

Award-winning toy and game manufacturer Educational Insights® (EI) has partnered with Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre to create original content,...


May 22, 2018, 17:11 ET Honoring A Trailblazing Career LEGO Systems Surprises Esteemed Racer Danica Patrick With Life-Size LEGO® Model

Today, LEGO Systems, Inc. surprised sports icon Danica Patrick with a custom built life-size model, featuring her racing firesuit and helmet, as an...


May 21, 2018, 12:11 ET The Ashton-Drake Galleries Introduces Harry and Meghan -- the Royal Romance Wedding Dolls

Continuing its 33-year history as a leader in high-quality collector dolls, The Ashton-Drake Galleries introduces the Meghan, Royal Romance Bride...


May 21, 2018, 11:45 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Toy Box that Promotes Responsibility (POO-329)

"I wanted to inspire children to learn to be responsible for cleaning up their own toys after playing," said an inventor from McMinnville, Ore. "I...


May 21, 2018, 10:06 ET Can a Soft Quilt Help Your Baby be Happier and Smarter?

Today, Louette Design announced the release of its Summer Collection of baby and crib quilts - Earth, Wind, and Water. According to Children's...


May 21, 2018, 09:30 ET New Report Tackles Challenges, Stigmas, & Myths Related to STEM/STEAM Learning & Play

With the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicting that STEM jobs will increase to more than 9 million by 2022, parents are increasingly looking...


May 18, 2018, 10:07 ET WowWee® Unleashes UNTAMED™ by Fingerlings® in the US

WowWee®, a leading manufacturer of innovative consumer robotic and entertainment products, launches UNTAMED™ today, aka Ferocious Friday, at retail...


May 18, 2018, 06:00 ET Erector by Meccano Relaunching in the U.S. with Steam Booth at Bay Area Maker Faire

Kids can stop by the "Erector by Meccano" booth, for open-ended creations with the original STEAM brand TORONTO, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Spin...


May 18, 2018, 06:00 ET Hot Wheels® Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Today, Hot Wheels, the number-one selling toy in the world* with nearly 500 million units sold every year, celebrates its 50th...


May 17, 2018, 12:00 ET Global Board Games Market 2018-2022: Key Vendors are Asmode Editions, Goliath B.V., Grand Prix International, Hasbro & Ravensburger

The "Global Board Games Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global board games market's CAGR is...


May 16, 2018, 18:29 ET Loot Crate And Marvel Team Up For New Deadpool Subscription Crate

Loot Crate and Marvel today announce the brand-new quarterly-recurring subscription line, Deadpool Club Merc. Officially licensed and developed in...


May 16, 2018, 11:00 ET Homecare Robotics and APAC Push Consumer Robotics Market to 100 Million shipments by 2026

The consumer robotics market is evolving rapidly and covers a wide array of products, from homecare systems to children's toys to smart 'humanoid'...


May 16, 2018, 09:43 ET Post Cereals Kicks-Off Major League Soccer Support

Major League Soccer fans and grocery store shoppers alike will be able to get into the game in a big way from coast-to-coast this summer. Starting...


May 15, 2018, 15:24 ET Wizard World, Inc. Posts Positive Quarterly Results

Wizard World, Inc., (WCVC) the nation's largest producer of pop-culture events, has announced positive first quarter 2018 earnings, with income...


May 15, 2018, 10:18 ET Hasbro and Special Olympics Join Together to Grow Empathy and Inclusion in Schools Globally

Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is expanding its support of Special Olympics International to advance global youth and Unified Schools programs as part...


May 11, 2018, 19:41 ET Toys"R"Us Releases FY17 Financials

Toys "R" Us, Inc. (the "Company") announced today the release of its annual financial report for fiscal year ended February 3, 2018. The annual...


May 10, 2018, 14:03 ET Munchkin Recalls Waterpede Bath Toys Due to Choking Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Munchkin-Recalls-Waterpede-Bath-Toys-Due-to-Choking-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Waterpede™...


May 09, 2018, 20:19 ET Spin Master Corp. Announces Election of Directors

TORONTO, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Corp. ("Spin Master") (TSX: TOY), a leading global children's entertainment company, today...


May 09, 2018, 08:40 ET Story Time Chess - The Board Game That Teaches Chess to 3-Year-Olds

Chess At Three is proud to announce the launch of Story Time Chess on Kickstarter on May 15th. Story Time Chess is a board game that teaches chess...


May 08, 2018, 17:00 ET Spin Master Reports Very Strong Q1 2018 Financial Results

25.5% increase in Revenue and 40.4% increase in Adjusted EBITDA1 TORONTO, May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Corp. ("Spin Master" or the...


May 08, 2018, 12:50 ET Meghan Trumps The Entire Royal Family (Even Kate & Baby Louis) In Top Trumps Gold Wedding Pack On Sale May 9

From Style Icon to People Person, Meghan Markle is about to trump every member of the British Royal Family in the newest pack of Top Trumps Limited...


May 08, 2018, 10:05 ET GOOD FOR KIDS Launches 2 Innovative Products on Kickstarter to Inspire Kids to Eat Healthy

GOOD FOR KIDS, a socially responsible children's brand, is proud to unveil "The World's First Healthy Eating Doll" and "The World's Largest Healthy...