Toy industry

The boss | Tim Ives of Basic Fun: “The toy industry is heading in an exciting direction” – ToyNews

This quarter, ToyNews is catching up Tim ives, the new Managing Director for UK and Basic Fun’s ROI to find out what the role means to him, his best career moments and the fortuitous nature of Lincoln Logs launch in the UK Hi Tim, congratulations on the latest news and …

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The toy industry should start in 2021: 3 actions to watch

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 saw schools switch to online classes. In addition, parents were reluctant to take their children to the playgrounds because the risk of exposure to the virus was high. Therefore, with schools and playgrounds inaccessible to children, they needed another form of engagement …

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“Acche Din” for the Varanasi wooden toy industry is mentioned in Prime Minister Modi’s “Mann Ki Baat”

ANI | Update: 09 Apr 2021 10:04 AM STI Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 9 (ANI): Varanasi’s wooden toy industry experiences ‘Acche Din’ as sales increase after Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned the industry on his monthly radio show ‘Mann Ki Baat’ in September of last year.Varanasi, Prime Minister Modi’s …

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Return kick | Has the toy industry helped fuel an increase in the number of female skaters? – ToyNews

The increased engagement of the toy industry with the UK skateboarding scene is one of the many factors contributing to an increase in participation in the sport, especially among young girls who are starting out for the first time. According to Skateboard GB, the official body for skateboarding in the …

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Women soldiers finally get their due in the toy industry | New

While women have served in the military since its incarnation, female soldiers have been absent from the army of children’s imaginations. Until now. The little man of the Green Army, who faces the fighting in the courtyards, bedrooms and back seats, will finally be joined by the little woman of …

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Toy Industry 2021: The outlook for the global toy industry

Kids Brand Insights CEO Steve Reece details his outlook for the global toy industry this year. Despite the difficult times we are going through, the outlook for the global toy trade in 2021 is good. 2020 has been a terrible year for humanity in terms of disrupting our way of …

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How will 2021 unfold for the toy industry?

The toy industry saw significant growth in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic as parents turned to toys to keep children engaged while they remained homebound. During this period, some categories such as building sets, board games, and digital games have grown in popularity, generating sales for their manufacturers. Looking ahead, …

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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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