March 02, 2015 7:48 PM ET

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Company Overview of MEGA Brands Inc.

Company Overview

MEGA Brands Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets various toys, stationery, and activity products. The company operates through two segments, Toys, and Stationery & Activities. It offers plastic interlocking building blocks, vehicles, action figures, and themed activity sets, as well as toys with lights, sounds, and music; and puzzles for various ages from preschool and adult. The company also provides art materials comprising crayons, colored pencils, children’s markers, chalk, paints and brushes, and glue; writing instruments that comprise pens, mechanical and woodcase pencils, adult markers, and highlighters; presentation boards and accessories, including dry erase and cork presentation...

4505 Hickmore

Montreal, QC H4T 1K4

Canada

Founded in 1967

1,700 Employees

Phone:

514-333-3339

Key Executives for MEGA Brands Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 46
Founder and Chairman
Age: 71
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
Vice President of Operations
President of Stationery & Activities
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

MEGA Brands Inc. Key Developments

MEGA Brands Inc. Launches Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Construction Toy Line

MEGA Brands Inc. has launched new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles construction toy line. The Mega Bloks product line will offer creative building experiences for fans of all ages. Kids will be able to build & collect the exciting TMNT world, with awesome action packed building sets, vehicles and a range of buildable micro action figures drawn from Nickelodeon's top rated boys TV show and movies. Even parents will be able to introduce Turtles to their littlest ninjas through junior building sets, as the popularity for the franchise continues to grow across age groups.

Mattel & Nickelodeon to Expand Licensing Partnership with Mega Bloks Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles® in 2016

MEGA Brands announced an all-new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles construction toy line at New York Toy Fair. Fans of Nickelodeon's boys action franchise can expect exciting new product to hit shelves in 2016. Drawing inspiration from the vast Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise, the Mega Bloks product line will offer creative building experiences for fans of all ages. Readers of the original comic book series and millennials who followed the 1990's TV shows will love the authentic collectibles. Kids will be able to build & collect the exciting TMNT world, with awesome action-packed building sets, vehicles and a range of buildable micro action figures drawn from Nickelodeon's top rated boys TV show and movies. Even parents will be able to introduce Turtles to their littlest ninjas through junior building sets, as the popularity for the franchise continues to grow across age groups.

MEGA Brands Inc. Announces New Partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing

MEGA Brands Inc. announced a multi-year global licensing partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing (UP&L) to develop a new kids construction line based on the phenomenally successful Despicable Me franchise from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. MEGA Brands' new partnership with UP&L will introduce builders and fans to the only toy line that brings the iconic and playful world of Minions to life through building. In stores as of December 2014, the Mega Bloks(R) Despicable Me construction sets will offer fully buildable iconic characters, locations and vehicles, inspired by the blockbuster sequel, Despicable Me 2.

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