Fuhu is expanding its retail reach in the US this summer with two new in-store programs for its nabi Big Tab at Toys ‘R’ Us and Best Buy.
Disney has combined two of its core business divisions – consumer products and interactive – into a single Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) arm in an effort to better meet changing consumer preferences in a technology-driven marketplace.
Brit publishing startup Lost My Name, creator of the hit personalized picture book The Little Boy/Girl Who Lost His/Her Name, has scored US$9 million in a financing round led by Google Ventures.
Toronto, Canada-based Nelvana Enterprises co-head Andrew Kerr discusses securing the EMEA consumer products rights to Shopkins and worldwide licensing plans for Zhu Zhu Pets.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has appointed Toronto’s Spin Master as global master toy partner for new 3D-animated feature film The Secret Life of Pets, produced by Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures.