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16th April 2018
Isaac Larian makes $890m bid for Toys R Us

A joint pot from Larian's wallet, bank financing and additional investors has been ...

16th April 2018
Jumbo unveils spring launches

15-strong new adult puzzle selection will be on show at the AIS and ...

16th April 2018
New Incredibles 2 trailer unmasked

New trailer gives fans their first extended look at the forthcoming Disney-Pixar feature

13th April 2018
Success for Kidtropolis' Easter event

Event hailed "best day ever" with highlights including The Entertainer Unboxing Zone and ...

13th April 2018
It's slime-time for glitter and unicorns

Zimpli Kids unveils new Glitter and Unicorn Slime as sales as sales soar ...

13th April 2018
1000th Pokémon episode airs today

Animated series to air milestone episode on CITV nearly 20 years since UK ...

12th April 2018
$1bn bids for Toys R Us Asia

Strong interest in Asian operations with bids for 85% stake as lawyer reveals ...

12th April 2018
Spin Master launches CollEGGtibles school initative

EGG-ducational programme sees collectable range head to classrooms to aid group play and ...

12th April 2018
Retail success for Juratoys

New "stay and play" display sees sales double at retailer Daniels of Windsor

12th April 2018
Halilit to continue distribution of Battat

Company clarifies its distribution of the Lori and Terra brands following launch of ...

12th April 2018
CPLG to represent UglyDolls in Europe

Licensing agent on board to expand brand, with Hasbro recently named as master ...

12th April 2018
Mothercare sales dip

In-store sales dip and web revenue rises as new CEO Dave Wood takes ...

11th April 2018
74 delegates and seven new retailers confirmed for BLE 2018 retail mentoring programme

River Island and Ann Summers join The Entertainer, Toymaster, John Lewis and more ...

11th April 2018
Amazon VP to Deliver Keynote at Licensing Expo 2018

Nicholas Denissen, vice president, Amazon to discuss the evolving retail landscape and customer ...

11th April 2018
Ex Tiger man to launch kids and toys chain

Tiger’s UK partner launches UK franchise of French brand

11th April 2018
Tesco profits rise

Another strong year of progress for retail giant