The report says many toys are being sold at a discount of up to 60 per cent as the firm looks to clear stock to reduce its toy offering.
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With predictions of large-scale price hikes on the way this summer, what consequence, if any, will it have on toy retailing?
Bullish forecasts from suppliers will be few and far between over coming months. Mattel?s management, however, believes its core of brands mean it's well positioned and confident for 2009. Ronnie Dungan spoke to MD David Allmark and Marketing Director Jackie Jordan about how a market leader copes with the crunch?
The Copyrights Group is one of the licensing arms within The Vivendi Group. Acquired by Vivendi in 2016 Copyrights manages the licensing for a portfolio of properties to include Paddington Bear. Some of the other companies within the Vivendi Group include Universal Music Group, and their licensing arm Bravado, Gameloft and Studiocanal to name a few.