Toy industry

Remembering Arnold Irwin, pioneer of the toy industry

Anyone who’s ever hiked a Hula Hoop, guided a Slinky up the stairs, thrown a Frisbee, cuddled a bear, engaged in a Star Wars minifigure battle, cooked a snack in an easy-bake oven, or challenged an opponent on a game system video Atari was touched by the Irwin family of …

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Playmonster’s Bob Wann among four industry icons to join Toy Industry Hall of Fame – ToyNews

Playmonster CEO Bob Wann has joined a list of esteemed names in the toy industry – including Jim Pressman, former President of Pressman Toy Corporation, and Raggedy Ann and Andy creator, the late Johnny Gruelle – to be inducted into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame. This year’s list of …

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Four toy industry icons to be inducted into the 2022 Toy Industry Hall of Fame

NEW YORK, August 31, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Toy Association announced today that it will introduce Jim pressman, former president of Pressman Toy Corporation; Bob wann, Chief PlayMonster at PlayMonster LLC; the end Johnny Gruelle, creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy; and the end Lucille King, founder of …

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Global Toy Industry Q2 2021: Supply Chain Chaos and Inflation to Squeeze Revenue – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The “Toy industry quarterly report – 2nd quarter 2021” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Key observations: Despite historic gains at the start of 2021, 2021 will not be a repeat of 2020 with its industry-wide double-digit increases. Chaos in the supply chain and inflation will reduce …

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How the toy industry is changing in India

The toy the industry, over the past year, has been the center of attention more than ever before. Starting with our Prime Minister’s call to industry in his monthly “Mann Ki Baat” speech last year to be “Atmanirbhar” in toys and become a global toy hub, there has been a …

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Construction toy industry players create sustainable products for ecological and safety concerns

Construction Toys Market Report 2021 Growth and Change COVID-19 The Business Research Company Global Construction Toys Market Report 2021: Growth and Change in COVID-19 LONDON, GREATER LONDON, United Kingdom, August 11, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The introduction of environmentally friendly construction toys is the key trend that is gaining popularity in …

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Let’s take over the toy industry

Last Sunday, as we were walking through the market with my son, we came across a cute toy store with a wide variety of colorful toys on display. There were guns, dolls, stuffed animals, plastic Avengers, maces, swords, and a horde of other play items safe enough to spark any …

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NPD Says Global Toy Sales Increase 15% in H1 2021

Pokémon Mega Construx | Source: Mattel / The Pokémon Co. International Despite shipping issues and empty shelves in some places, the global toy industry is still on a roll with famous brands including Pokémon, Barbie, Star Wars, LOL Surprise! and Marvel Universe topped the charts. According to The NPD group, …

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Launch of the STEAM accreditation program for the toy industry

The association of the toy and the Good game guide announced the launch of a new STEAM accreditation program for the toy industry that assesses and certifies STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) products for children. Any toy company or brand involved in the manufacture, design and marketing of …

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