Monthly Archives: February 2021

National action plan to boost the toy industry: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that the government has prepared a “national toy action plan” which includes 15 ministries and departments to make the industry competitive and provide it with a global platform. The prime minister said that the country’s ancient toy culture reflects the practice of reuse …

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Government examines the quality and competitiveness required by the toy industry: official

The government wants Indian toys to achieve both quality and competitiveness and is studying the kind of incentives required by the toy industry, a senior official said on Sunday. Guruprasad Mohapatra, secretary of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, said that toys are a serious economic problem …

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Toy industry mourns loss of WowWee’s Art Janis • The Toy Book

Art Janis | Source: WowWee Sad news this week as the toy industry mourns the loss of Art Janis, executive vice president of sales at WowWee. WowWee sent the following message as a reminder: Dear Artie, It has been an honor to have you in our lives. You were there …

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A new, streamlined sex toy store helping women embrace self-pleasure

Sex toys have been around for thousands of years, and if the surge in sales during the pandemic is anything to go by, they will be there for much more. But why is it so difficult and embarrassing to buy one? “It’s a pretty common thing now, but the experience …

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US toy industry hits record sales despite pandemic • The Toy Book

through Juli Lennett, Vice President, Industry Advisor, American Toys, The NPD Group Retail sales of the toy industry in the United States grew 16% in 2020, generating $ 25.1 billion, a year-over-year increase of $ 3.5 billion. The US toy industry surpassed $ 32.6 billion in annual sales for the …

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New world record – Tokyo capsule toy store will have more machines in one location than anywhere else

City of the sun set to shine even more with the opening of Bandai Namco’s Gashapon department store. Much of the fun of Japan capsule toys is the pure variety offered. Each individual machine contains several variations on a single theme, and there is an incredibly wide range of toys …

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Learning Toys Market 2021 – How the COVID-19 Pandemic Continues to Affect Consumer Behavior

DUBLIN, February 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – “The Learning Toy Market – The Brick-and-Mortar Fulcrum to Online” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report examines the effect that the Covid-19 pandemic has and continues to have on consumer behavior, particularly when it comes to toys. In these assessments, …

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Payday Loan Use Rises Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, New Investigation Finds

TORONTO – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more people are using the services of payday and installment loan companies, which charge higher fees and interest rates than traditional banks , according to an anti-poverty group. Acorn Canada held protests in nine different cities across the country, including Toronto, on Wednesday …

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Smriti Irani launches investment in Indian toy market

Smriti Irani launches investment in Indian toy market New Delhi, February 12 (KNN) Minister of Women and Child Development and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, said on Friday that there is considerable opportunity for Indian and global companies to invest in India’s toy sector. Addressing the 2nd Virtual Edition of the …

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Expansion Opportunity for Indian and Global Companies in Indian Toy Market: Smriti Zubin Irani | Odisha News | Latest Odisha News

New Delhi: Ms. Smriti Zubin Irani, Minister of Women and Child Development and Textiles, Government of India, said today that there are many opportunities for Indian and global companies to invest in the sector toy indian. Addressing the 2nd virtual edition of the FICCI Seminar on the Value of Gambling? …

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