Monthly Archive: April 2016

Smiley Tackles the Rubik’s Cube

The Smiley Company has been tapped as the master licensee (outside of puzzles) for Rubik’s Brand, makers of the iconic Rubik’s Cube.


Licensing Expo to Highlight Art, Design

Licensing Expo will offer artists and designers the opportunity to showcase their artwork and designs to the largest audience of brand owners, licensees and retailers in the world this June in Las Vegas, Nev.


Fisher-Price Names Jonathan Adler “Creative Director,” Evolving The Brand With Modern Design

NEW YORK, April 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ –  Today, Fisher-Price, a leader in early childhood development and one of Mattel, Inc.’s leading brands, announced the appointment of renowned potter, designer and author Jonathan Adler as Creative Director. This appointment furthers the brand’s business strategy to elevate its appeal with millennial parents through unique collaborations. Experience the interactive Multimedia News Release here:


New York Puzzle Company teams with Warner Bros for Harry Potter range

New York Puzzle Company has teamed with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to launch a range of jigsaw puzzles featuring the original artwork of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books.

The range, featuring artwork by Mary GrandPré, will be available in specialty chain and independent stores throughout the USA and Canada.

The line will feature six full sized puzzles ranging from 500 to 1000 pieces and a range of 100 piece mini-puzzles.