Monthly Archives: October 2018

Trump tariffs ‘will impact the entire toy industry,’ says Mattel

Toy maker Mattel warned on Friday that President Donald Trump’s tariffs “will impact the entire toy industry.” The industry’s toys are not yet on Trump’s tariff schedules, but some raw materials are. The company reported third-quarter earnings that missed both revenue and profit. Watch Mattel trade live here. Loading Something …

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Wage increase in China could benefit Indian toy industry: DIPP report

According to a report by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, only 20% of the Indian market is served by Indian toy manufacturers while the rest is served by imported toys from different countries, mainly China and Italy. Over the past three to four years, the Chinese market has …

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The toy industry is not thrilled with the idea of ​​the return of Toys ‘R’ Us

The toy industry thinks Geoffrey’s nerve is as long as his neck. Just months after toy makers were burnt by the Toys ‘R’ Us bankruptcy, the soon-to-be-reborn chain’s mascot pranced around a toy show in Dallas this week promoting a new business plan that could ignite these same businesses. The …

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