Toys

EU General Data Protection Regulation Takes Effect in 2018 - Spotlight on Cyber-Security Risks of Smart High-Tech Toys

HONG KONG, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the Christmas and New Year holidays that just went by, many parents purchased smart high-tech toys as gifts for their children. Parents from the Millennium generation are more likely to let their children spend more time on the screen than previous gene...

2018-02-01 13:31 1102

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 LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With the theme "Code Your Future," Makeblock , a leading global STEAM education solutions provider, will showcas...

2018-01-09 18:09 2583

Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us Stores Around the World Continue Normal Operations as UK Operation Initiates Process to Reposition Real Estate Portfolio

WAYNE, N.J, Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Toys"R"Us, Inc. (the "Company") today announced that, as part of the Company's ongoing financial restructuring efforts, the Company's UK operation ("Toys"R"Us UK") has initiated a process by which it is seeking creditor approval to reposition its real esta...

2017-12-04 18:30 774

40th Seoul Int'l Young Child Education & Kids Product Fair Sees Successful Hosting

SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Korea's biggest child education event, the Seoul International Young Child Education and Kids Product Fair, ended onNov. 26. Hosted by SEGE Fairs from Nov. 23~26 at the Seoul COEX's A, B and D Halls, the fair saw a stellar turnout of around 80,000...

2017-11-30 17:17 932

Makeblock Wins CES 2018 Innovation Award

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeblock, the leading STEM education solution provider, announced it won the CES 2018 Innovation Award forMakeblock Neuron . This is the fifth time Makeblock Neuron won an internationally prestigious product award, marking w...

2017-11-14 00:11 1338

Mattel China Named Best Employer at Two Prestigious HR Awards

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mattel China has been awarded  "Best Companies to Work for inAsia 2017" by HR Asia Magazine, a leading publication for HR professionals in the region, at the award ceremony held inShanghai on October 27. Days earlier, the company won the "Best Employer Awar...

2017-10-31 16:27 899

Mattel Has A Strong Debut at China Licensing Expo 2017 and Showcases Evergreen Brands and Its Multidimensional Licensing System

* Mattel made a strong debut in its seventh consecutive year at the China Licensing Expo 2017 by leveraging the power of its Evergreen brand portfolio * Mattel is widely recognized as the market licensor of choice for its high-value IP & all-round industry support, as well as long-term partner...

2017-10-20 16:25 1877

Spin Master Unveils its Biggest Secret Yet with Hatchimals Surprise

New Hatchimals Surprise Brings Double the Fun TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY; www.spinmaster.com ), a leading children's entertainment company, is celebrating it's second annual Hatchimals Day with the release of the highly anticipa...

2017-10-06 18:00 1151

Spin Master Secures Injunction in Patent Litigation Relating to its Popular Hatchimals® Products

TORONTO, Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com ), a leading global children's entertainment company, has entered into a Stipulated Final Judgment Upon Consent and Confidential Settlement Agreement and Release, with Maxima Wearabl...

2017-09-29 21:00 1902

Spin Master Announces the Second Annual Hatchimals Day

New Extension of the Holiday 2016 Must-Have Toy Holds a Very Special Surprise TORONTO, Sept. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com ), a leading children's entertainment company, announced today the next innovation in the Hatchimals® F...

2017-09-05 18:00 1799

Indonesia's Top Industry Body Appoints TUV Rheinland to Test Toys

Ministry of Industry sanctions TUV Rheinland Indonesia's Toys Laboratory to conduct comprehensive testing and certify designs to the national SNI standard JAKARTA, Indonesia, Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The leading independent international provider of technical services for testing, inspection...

2017-08-22 12:00 2119

Youths Compete to Recreate the Panama Canal with Lego at Sea Asia

SINGAPORE, April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) and Seatrade are launching a first-of-its-kind Lego competition for tertiary students at Sea Asia 2017 as part of an initiative to give students pursuing a maritime-related education greater industry insight and exp...

2017-04-20 20:53 3096

Labbrand's Visual Identity Creations Win Two Awards at iF Design Award 2017

MUNICH, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Labbrand , the leadingChina-originated global brand consultancy, is awarded once again for its creative and strategic excellence. Both of its work with kidsland and Zhejiang Circuit were this time recognized by iF Design Award 2017,...

2017-03-15 11:36 2281

Nurnberg International Toy Fair Survey: 75% of Respondents Confident About Toy Market

HONG KONG, Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In a survey conducted by TUV Rheinland, the internationally renowned testing, inspection and certification organisation, at the Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair in Nuremberg, more than 75% of the brand representatives interviewed were optimistic abou...

2017-02-22 11:00 2437

"Bodhi and Friends" and "B.Duck" Join Hands for a New Series of Co-brand Products Targeting Fashionable Families

HONG KONG, Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hot on the heels of a groundbreaking partnership with toy giant Mattel in October, the chart-topping 3D animation brand "Bodhi and Friends" has announced another strategic partnership with "B.Duck" at the Hong Kong Licensing Show. The first Chinese IP to b...

2017-01-18 10:00 3820

VTech Welcomes UK Competition & Markets Authority's Approval of LeapFrog Acquisition

HONG KONG, Jan. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- VTech Holdings Limited (HKSE: 303, VTech) welcomes the United Kingdom Competition & Markets Authority's (CMA) decision to give final and unconditional approval to its acquisition of LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (LeapFrog). The CMA has published its view on...

2017-01-13 08:30 3313

UL Debuting New Services at Global Toy Fairs

NORTHBROOK, Illinois, Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UL Consumer and Retail Services (CRS) is proud to announce the debuts of the UL Toy Safety Enhanced Certification Mark and UL SmartInsights™ at numerous Toy Fairs around the world. The UL Toy Safety Enhanced Certification Mark is a revolutionary ...

2017-01-05 22:00 2222

Newly published ASTM F963-16 allows use of HDXRF testing of heavy metals in toys

ALBANY and NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The ASTM F15.22 Toy Safety Committee has just published revisions to its U.S. Toy Safety Standard, F963-16, covering the safety of all toys sold inthe United States.  Integral among the new changes is a provision allowing for the use of High-Defin...

2016-11-08 09:00 2415

Bodhi and Friends Becomes First Chinese IP to Collaborate With World's Biggest Toy Company, Mattel

SHANGHAI, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bodhi and Friends, a chart-topping 3D animation brand, announced today at Shanghai International Exhibition Center the commencement of their collaboration with Mattel Inc ("Mattel"), the largest toy company in the world.

2016-10-20 13:30 4786

Mattel Unveils First Third-party Consumer Products Licensing Partnership in China

SHANGHAI, Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- * Mattel and Silvergate Media announce new partnership for Octonauts franchise - the first third-party brand consumer products program to be managed by Mattel inChina * Partnership underscores Mattel's commitment to building powerful franchises * Mat...

2016-10-17 17:03 3385
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