Toy industry

The impact of streaming services on the toy industry • The Toy Book

It’s been almost 15 years since Netflix began offering its subscribers a library of online video content for a flat monthly fee, introducing a new way to watch TV and movies that would eventually eclipse – or more accurately, erase – his existing DVD. -mail rental service. Today, streaming content …

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Crowded supply chain creates problems for toy industry this holiday season

item NEW YORK – Three months before Christmas, toy company Basic Fun has made an unprecedented decision: to leave a third of its iconic Tonka Mighty Dump dump trucks destined for U.S. store shelves in China. Why? With soaring prices for shipping containers and clogs in the supply network, the …

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What the holiday season 2021 could look like for the toy industry • The Toy Book

through GERRICK JOHNSON, Senior Analyst, BMO Capital Markets Although a lot of people in the toy industry know who I am, few know what I actually do. I am an equity research analyst for BMO Capital Markets and, in summary, I make equity recommendations to institutional investors (mutuals, hedge funds …

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IIT Kanpur partners with MSME to transform the toy industry with sustainable design, like the use of ‘grain leather’

IIT Kanpur FIRST’s business incubator has partnered with MSME to promote the creation of toy clusters with new-age, sustainability-focused designs and more. FIRST, or Foundation for Innovation and Research in Science and Technology (also known by the brand name, SIIC IIT Kanpur) is working with the Ministry of Micro, Small …

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Toy industry grapples with supply chain issues ahead of busy holiday shopping season

Ahead of the Paw Patrol movie release this summer, Toys “R” Us Canada and toy maker Spin Master Corp. have done something rarely seen before in the toy industry. They airlifted Liberty toys – the latest member of the animated search and rescue team – from China to Canada to …

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Phased mnfg program, dedicated policy to help promote the growth of the toy industry: report

Outlook September 29, 2021 9:14 PM IST Phased mnfg program, dedicated policy to help promote the growth of the toy industry: report perspectivesinde.com 1970-01-01T05: 30: 00 + 0530 New Delhi, September 29 (PTI) Government measures such as a phased manufacturing program, the implementation of a dedicated policy and the simplification …

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Toy industry mourns the loss of former Galoob Toys director Robby Kanoff • The Toy Book

Robby Kanoff | Source: The Nacelle Co./ The toys that made us A toy industry veteran with legendary ties to the world of wrestling action figures has passed away. The toy book has learned that Robby Kanoff, former executive vice president of sales at Galoob Toys, passed away yesterday, September …

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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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