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New York Toy Fair 2020: Wicked Cool Toys to unveil Micro Machines Super Van City

Last year, Hasbro appointed Wicked Cool Toys as the global master toy licensee for the ’80s and ’90s hit brand, Micro Machines. This year, Wicked Cool Toys has revealed a first look at the brand’s new Super Van City. Available from autumn this year, Super Van City is the cornerstone …

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Jazwares launches the YouTube megastar Blippi toy line worldwide

YouTube edu-tainer and pre-schooler favourite, Blippi can now be found in toy aisles across the globe, thanks to the launch of a new toy line from Jazwares. The firm is bringing the world of Blippi to life through Blippi Toys, a fun and educational line aimed at children aged two …

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Jazwares named master toy partner for YouTube sensation CKN Toys

Jazwares has been named the master toy partner for the YouTube sensation CKN Toys in a new deal brokered by the licensing agency, Haven Global. The new line of toys will launch to coincide with the debut of a pre-school short form series on Nickelodeon and Nick Jr, with toys …

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Jazwares to distribute YouTube channel FGTeeV-inspired toy line to UK retail

Jazwares has signed as the UK distributor for a new line of toys based on the popular YouTube channel, FGTeeV, landing at toy specialists this November before rolling out to mass market in January 2020. Developed by Bonkers Toys, the FGTeeV toy line is inspired by the YouTube channel of …

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Jazwares named global master toy partner for new pre-school series Dino Ranch

Jazwares has been signed as the global master toy partner for the forthcoming pre-school animated series Dino Ranch, granted the rights to design and produce toys across categories like figures, plush, play-sets, role play, vehicles, and musical instruments. The announcement has been made by Boat Rocker Studios, the IP owners …

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Jazwares acquires Wicked Cool Toys

Jazwares, a leading toy and consumer products company, has acquired Wicked Cool Toys Holdings. Headquartered in Bristol, Pennsylvania, WCT is a rapidly growing toy company that designs, develops, and produces licensed and owned properties, including plush, action figures, fashion accessories, and games. Judd Zebersky, chief executive officer and president of …

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WIT to host toy inventor pitching session at upcoming Empowerment Day

The Women in Toys, Licensing and Entertainment upcoming Empowerment Day will this year see women from around the world pitch their latest toy, game and play product ideas to the likes of Walmart, Hasbro, Spin Master, and Jazwares this October. To date, more than 500 women have presented their products …

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Jakks Pacific receives additional expression of interest

Jakks Pacific has received an additional, non-binding expression of interest to acquire all of the shares of the company’s common stock, the firm has detailed in an official press release. It was made for an indicated price of between 85 and 90 cents per share. The announcement follows speculation that …

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Jazwares has reportedly made takeover bid for Jakks Pacific

Toymaker Jakks Pacific is said to have received a takeover offer from the owner of Jazwares amid a steep slide on its share prices this week. Reported by the LA Times and according to people close to the matter, Jazwares’ parent company, Alleghany Corp, made an offer to buy Jakks …

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Jazwares prepares for UK launch of Nanables this month

Jazwares is readying for the UK launch of its new collectables line, Nanables, this month, scaling down one of the year’s biggest trends with a series of nano-sized characters. Each highly-detailed dwelling includes two unique Nanos with built-in hangouts; on a balcony, inside a doorway or other special places, unique …

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