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Nov 04, 2016, 12:00 ET Chicago Toy & Game Group Announces 14th Annual Line-Up Of Playful Events At Chicago's Navy Pier

Gear up for a week of fun, because Chicago Toy & Game Group is announcing a lineup of blockbuster events for kids and families this November in...


Nov 02, 2016, 11:12 ET Hammacher Schlemmer Introduces Its 2016 Gift Guide

Hammacher Schlemmer, America's most distinguished retail catalog company, has issued its Holiday Gift Guide for 2016 to offer gift ideas from a...


Nov 02, 2016, 10:00 ET Meijer Shares the Joy by Donating up to $500,000 to Local Children's Charities Across the Midwest

Any toy purchased at Meijer now through Nov. 30 will help the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer share the joy this holiday season. For the third...


Nov 02, 2016, 08:00 ET 3Doodler Start Recognized As Top Holiday Toy

Your Imagination Is Just the Start NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - The world's first kid-friendly 3D printing pen, the 3Doodler Start, has...


Nov 02, 2016, 07:17 ET Meet Tucker's New Trick Shot Sports Dudes

Show us what you've got! The Trick Shot Sports Dudes are ready for action and Tucker Toys is looking for all of your best tricks. "While kids of...


Nov 01, 2016, 21:06 ET All WOOM Bike Models Are Available; Free Shipping Offer

Following a surge in demand for its bikes, WOOMBIKES USA has replenished its US warehouse inventory and has its complete line-up of kids' bikes...


Nov 01, 2016, 13:07 ET Merge VR Goggles Tested and Approved for Kids Ages 10+

Virtual reality company Merge VR announced today that its Merge VR Goggles passed more than 20 rigorous safety tests, making them the only VR...


Nov 01, 2016, 11:19 ET The Salvation Army's Christmas Toy Program For Kids In Need Of A Boost

It's a Christmas tradition for many: taking a tag from a tree that lists a child's name and age in order to purchase a toy for the child for...


Nov 01, 2016, 10:15 ET 2016 Hess Toy Truck and Dragster on Sale Today

Hess announced today the 2016 Hess Toy Truck and Dragster is now available for purchase exclusively at www.hesstoytruck.com for $31.99 with free...


Nov 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Now, Even Preschoolers Can Learn To Code: Innovative, Award-winning Cubetto Available For Purchase Worldwide

Cubetto, the award winning, Montessori-approved coding toy for children ages 3 and up, is now available for purchase worldwide on...


Nov 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Performance Designed Products Highlights Massive Holiday Lineup

Performance Designed Products LLC (PDP) the #1 third party video game accessory manufacturer is not just a controller and headset company anymore,...


Nov 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Air Hogs Connect: Mission Drone Flies Into US Retailers for Holiday 2016

First Time Players Can Pilot a Real Drone Inside an Interactive Augmented Reality World TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Pilots get ready, the...


Nov 01, 2016, 08:00 ET There's A Whole Lot Of Awesome In-Store At Toys"R"Us® This Holiday Season

As the calendar turns to November and customers ready for the inherent holiday shopping to come, Toys"R"Us® today unveiled plans to bring "awesome"...


Oct 31, 2016, 14:22 ET Props in a Box™ Honored with Prestigious Good Housekeeping Award

Theatric Toys announced today that Props in a Box™ has been lauded with the esteemed Good Housekeeping's 2016 Best Toy Awards. The "all in one"...


Oct 28, 2016, 09:05 ET Springfree Trampoline Opens Houston Retail Location

Springfree Trampoline, the world's first and only Smart Trampoline, is officially opening its ninth U.S. retail store in Houston, Texas. On October...


Oct 28, 2016, 09:03 ET VTech® Ring & Learn Cash Register™ Honored with Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award

Today VTech® announced its Ring & Learn Cash Register™ received an esteemed Platinum Award from the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio. The interactive...


Oct 28, 2016, 07:11 ET Independent Consumer Group, Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, Announces Top Toys for 2016 on www.toyportfolio.com

The independent consumer organization, Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, announces this morning their annual awards for the most outstanding toys of 2016 on...


Oct 27, 2016, 13:30 ET CPSC Posts Recall to its Web Site

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that the following voluntary recall alert was posted in cooperation with the...


Oct 27, 2016, 12:08 ET Official 2016 White House Ornament Commemorates Fire Trucks from 1929 White House Christmas Eve Fire

The White House Historical Association, exclusive creator and manufacturer of the Official White House Christmas Ornament, continues the...


Oct 26, 2016, 13:02 ET Spin Master and DR1 Racing announce Air Hogs partnership

New Air Hogs products, DR1 Micro Series sponsorship encourage young pilots to race like the pros TORONTO, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master...


Oct 25, 2016, 11:03 ET Joovy completes ambitious expansion and refinement of line ahead of schedule

Joovy, the family gear consumer products company that puts family and customer service first, has completed the revamping of its entire product...


Oct 25, 2016, 10:25 ET The Alpha Group US Launches New Global Design and Marketing Hub in Los Angeles and Appoints Jean-Christophe PEAN as President North America and Europe.

EL SEGUNDO, LA, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - The Alpha Group US LLC (www.gdalpha.com), formerly known as Auldey Toys of North America, accelerates...


Oct 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Toys"R"Us Announces Pricing of CMBS Financing

In connection with its previously announced CMBS financing, Toys"R"Us, Inc. (the "Company") today announced that TRU 2016-1 Depositor, LLC (the...


Oct 24, 2016, 09:03 ET VTech® Touch & Learn Activity Desk™ Deluxe Receives a Parents' Choice Award®

Today VTech® announced its Touch & Learn Activity Desk™ Deluxe is a winner of a Parents' Choice Approved Award. The product went through the...


Oct 24, 2016, 08:45 ET SimplyFun Game Wins PAL Top Ten Toy Pick for 2016

SimplyFun, LLC., publisher of award-winning educational board games, was awarded PAL Top Ten Toy Pick for 2016 for Alphabet Woods, released in May...