Toy industry

Behavioral interventions for an Atmanirbhar toy industry

The growth of the Indian toy industry has been compromised for more than a decade by a deluge of Chinese imports. Recently, the government increased import duties on toys by 200% and made toy quality certification mandatory in order to revive the indigenous industry. However, high import prices may not …

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The toy industry is somewhat affected, although board games are seeing their sales increase

While the Mexican toy industry suffered during the Covid-19 pandemic, one bright spot has been for board game makers: They have seen a surge in demand from consumers confined to their homes. “Board games took the lead, followed by toys for infants, then toys for children aged 3 to 7, …

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PlayMonster CEO Bob Wann Announced as Toy Industry Hall of Fame Nominee

Since 1984, the Toy Industry Hall of Fame has recognized esteemed leaders who have left their mark on the toy industry through exceptional contributions and service to the industry, and by fostering a love of play in the hearts of children of all. ages. Bob wann is such a leader, …

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As India Raises ‘Voice for the Local’, Toy Industry Seeks Government Help

At a time when the Indian government is motivating the country to “speak up for the local” and reduce reliance on foreign products, Indian toy makers are first asking for a helping hand. They say the industry needs substantial support to even think about meeting the domestic demand for toys. …

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Toy industry now affected by coronavirus, says Funskool CEO John Baby

COVID-19 has affected national toy industry shipments. Some companies have even postponed their investment plans. However, the CEO of Funskool India Ltd. Baby jeans believes the situation will improve in the coming months. Edited excerpts: How has the economic downturn and COVID-19 impacted your projects? Of course, both affected our …

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Coronavirus becomes latest hurdle for U.S. toy industry

From Baby Yoda to eco-friendly stackable rings, toy makers last week introduced a line of products they hope will be on children’s wish lists for the 2020 holiday season. The four-day toy fair, which ended last Tuesday, comes as the U.S. toy industry has been hit by a number of …

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How is the coronavirus affecting the toy industry in western New York?

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) – Many toys, or parts of toys, are made in China, where a virus outbreak has been reported that started in Wuhan. Companies that source toys from China have one goal: to keep shelves fully stocked so that children can continue to play safely. Gaetana Schueckler possessed …

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Coronavirus could topple toy industry by summer, figures show

NEW YORK – From Baby Yoda to eco-friendly stackable rings, toy makers last week introduced a line of products they hope will be on children’s wish lists for the 2020 holiday season. The four-day toy fair, which ended last Tuesday, comes as the U.S. toy industry has been hit by …

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Toy industry weighs impact of coronavirus at New York toy show

Coronavirus and the toy factory closures it sparked in China are on the minds of toys … [+] toy manufacturers and retailers as they gathered for the 117th New York Toy Fair. Jeanne Verdon The coronavirus, which has closed factories and design offices across China, could mean fewer seasonal toys …

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Simplay3 founder inducted into Toy Industry Hall of Fame –

The Simplay3 Company, an Ohio-based manufacturer of children’s toys and home products, will be exhibiting at the 2020 Toy Show in New York City. Not only will Simplay3 be present, but its founder, Tom Murdough, will be inducted into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame. Even though Simplay3 is only …

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