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Jazwares acquires Kellytoy and strengthens position in plush market

Jazwares has acquired a majority stake in Kelly Toys Holdings and Kelly Amusement Holdings, the award-winning manufacturer of plush toys in the US, in a move that will strengthen Jazwares’ position in the respective market. Kellytoys is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. The move will see Jonathan Kelly serve as …

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The Emoji Company: “Yes, we are looking at making a move on the toy category”

The globally renowned and literally iconic Emoji brand is formulating a move into the children’s sector through toys and a variety of animated content concepts that are still in discussion. Until now, Emoji has carved out a hugely successful licensing portfolio across the teenage and young adult market through lifestyle …

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Aurora World picks up pan-European plush toy license for BTS and Line Friends’ BT21

Aurora World has been awarded a pan-European plush toy license for BT21, a series of globally revered characters developed by the character brand, Line Friends and the K-Pop sensation, BTS. The agreement was brokered by WildBrain CPLG. The contract, which runs from June 1, 2019 to Dec, 31, 2021, will …

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Build-A-Bear and Hot Topic roll out Furry N’ Fierce collection

‘We have been neighbours with Hot Topic stores at shopping destinations for many years, but this is the first time we have worked together to create a line of furry friends, accessories and clothing,’ says Build-A-Bear’s Jennifer Kretchmar.

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Tokidoki ‘opening new doors’ to Aurora World

With a heritage in premium literary licenses such as Moomin, the Gruffalo and the Tiger that Came to Tea, Japanese-inspired lifestyle brand Tokidoki is fast presenting new avenues to the plush specialist, Aurora World.

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