Monthly Archives: June 2019

Toy Industry Legend Honored at Little Tikes 50th Anniversary Celebration • The Toy Book

Tom Murdough might not be a household name, but his toys certainly are. A pioneer in the American toy industry, Murdough has led three companies, all of which have produced toys that have brought countless hours of fun and joy to millions of children over the past 50 years. Small …

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Tariffs couldn’t have come at a worse time for the toy industry

Hasbro (HAS), the company behind iconic toys and games like Monopoly and Play-Doh, says new tariffs could drive up the cost of toys, devastate the industry and pose safety risks. The toymaker is one of hundreds of companies that have testified in Washington over the past week, asking the Trump …

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Tariffs couldn’t come at a worse time for the toy industry

Hasbro (HAS), the company behind iconic toys and games like Monopoly and Play-Doh, says new tariffs could increase the cost of toys, devastate the industry and pose safety risks. The toy maker is among hundreds of companies who have testified in Washington over the past week, asking the Trump administration …

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New toy store opens in Grantham

An independent toy store has opened in Grantham. Wizard Toys last month took over an empty unit in the Isaac Newton Mall, which specializes in traditional and modern toys. It is the latest independent toy store to be owned by friends Dave Westermen and James Colclough who set up East …

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