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Industry insiders share back-to-school shopping trends and tips for retailers.

By Kat Zeman, Senior Editor at Knighthouse Media

As the back-to-school shopping season approaches, online and in-store retailers are preparing to unleash whopping sales and new promotions and marketing campaigns. The good news for retailers is that consumers appear to be ready to spend a lot of money. However, industry insiders suggest that retailers need to be aware of consumer habits for sales to flourish and have policies in place to prevent fraudulent transactions.

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ShopToys365, Powered by Balluun, Honored

at Loyalty Magazine Awards in London 

The B2B digital marketplace for the toy industry received “highly commended” designation

in “Best Use of CRM” category

Zürich, Switzerland – June 20, 2018 | ShopToys365, a partnership between leading social e-commerce provider Balluun and The Toy Association, was recognized for its high-quality service offered to platform users June 19 at the Loyalty Magazine Awards in London, England. 

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ACTIVISION BLIZZARD CONSUMER PRODUCTS GROUP BRINGS

FRANCHISES OF THE FUTURE, ESPORTS AND FAN-FAVORITE PROPERTIES

TO LICENSING EXPO 2018

Landmark New Partnerships Include Hasbro, NERF, LEGO Group and UNIQLO

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – May 22, 2018 – Set for ongoing growth with a slate of world-class entertainment properties, Activision Blizzard Consumer Products Group (ABCPG) arrives at Licensing Expo 2018 with an all-star roster of licensing and retail partners. Through gameplay, film and television content, esports events and consumer products, Activision and Blizzard Entertainment are creating depth, breadth and longevity of engagement around their franchises and across platforms. A year into the group’s formation, ABCPG is successfully delivering against the company’s franchises, including Blizzard’sOverwatch® and Activision’s Call of Duty®, among others.

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Consumer Products Programs Grow for Cartoon Network’s Ben 10,

We Bare Bears, Steven Universe and More

Cartoon Network Enterprises today announced the growth of its diverse portfolio, which includes extensive licensing programs for many of its popular brands. Fresh new products will be introduced from new and expanding licensing partners for Ben 10,We Bare Bears, Steven Universe and other Cartoon Network brands that fans have come to know and love. The announcement comes during the annual Licensing Expo gathering, held in Las Vegas, where the properties will be represented in the Cartoon Network booth, #D170.

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