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Jun 28, 2017, 13:09 ET The Nooky Box Announces Indiegogo Fundraising Campaign

The Nooky Box announced today the launch of a new campaign on the Indiegogo fundraising platform https://thenookybox.com/Indiegogo. The company...


Jun 28, 2017, 11:10 ET Build-A-Bear Workshop And Hot Topic Introduce New "Furry N' Fierce" Collection

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW), an interactive destination where Guests can create personalized furry friends, and Hot Topic—the first...


Jun 28, 2017, 04:30 ET BullGuard Research Reveals Millions are at Serious Risk of Hacking and Don't Know It

Millions are at serious risk of hacking and don't know it - with fitness trackers, smart TVs and even children's toys among the most vulnerable...


Jun 27, 2017, 08:56 ET Horizon Group USA Introduces SLIMYGLOOP, Offering A Variety Of On-Trend And Creative Slime Kits

Today Horizon Group USA announced the availability of new SLIMYGLOOP™ brand slime sets, with four exciting themes inspired by trends found in...


Jun 26, 2017, 09:00 ET Bazooka Candy Brands, A Division Of The Topps Company, Inc., Secures Promotional Agreement With Illumination And Universal Pictures' DESPICABLE ME 3

WHAT: The launch of Bazooka Candy Brands promotional agreement in support of DESPICABLE ME 3...


Jun 23, 2017, 09:00 ET The LEGO Group Announces Building Sets Based On The LEGO® NINJAGO® Movie

The LEGO Group today announced that The LEGO® NINJAGO® Movie will spin its way off the big screen and into playrooms around the world beginning...


Jun 22, 2017, 13:02 ET Spin Master Launches Hatchimals and PAW Patrol in China

Globally Successful Hatchimals® and PAW Patrol® to Enter the Chinese Market in July 2017 TORONTO, June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Corp....


Jun 21, 2017, 11:16 ET Is All Screen Time Bad? Is Recess Just as Important as Learning Math? New Videos from The Genius of Play Spark Conversations About Play

The Genius of Play, a national movement to raise awareness about play's critical role in child development and encourage more play in...


Jun 21, 2017, 07:00 ET Funrise Continues Global Expansion Strategy

Funrise Inc. announced the appointment of Sebastien Cardi to oversee Funrise's French Headquarters as a continuation of the company's...


Jun 20, 2017, 18:47 ET The Toy Insider Hosts a Sweet Toy Preview at Sweet Suite Event

WHAT: The Toy Insider's Sweet Suite is the biggest night of play! Check out the most exciting new products from toy giants like Hasbro, Mattel,...


Jun 20, 2017, 15:59 ET High School STEM Program Featuring Telemaster® Planes Inspires A New Generation Of Innovators

High school students across the nation will soon have the opportunity to have real-life experience in supply chain manufacturing. Mark...


Jun 20, 2017, 09:00 ET Barbie® Brand Reveals Most Diverse Ken® Lineup To Date

Today Barbie® announced the expansion of its Fashionistas® line with 15 new and diverse Ken® dolls, featuring three body types – slim, broad and...


Jun 16, 2017, 09:00 ET KETTLER® USA Named Exclusive U.S. Distributor for Ledraplastic 'Gymnic' Toys

KETTLER USA is proud to announce that effective August 1, 2017 they will be the exclusive US distributor for Ledraplastic S.p.A. "Gymnic" products....


Jun 15, 2017, 10:45 ET Carrera of America Names New Company President

Carrera of America, the manufacturer of slot cars and remote control vehicles, today announced it has named Rick Greenberg to serve as...


Jun 14, 2017, 15:58 ET Mattel Unveils Plan to Reinvent Company and Deliver Enhanced and Sustainable Growth

Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today unveiled its strategic growth plan during the company's Investor Day event in New York City. Chief Executive...


Jun 14, 2017, 12:30 ET Research and Markets - Global Online Toys and Games Retailing Market 2017-2021 with Alibaba.com, Amazon.com, Target, Toys"R"us.com & Walmart Stores Dominating

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Online Toys and Games Retailing Market 2017-2021" report to their offering. The...


Jun 14, 2017, 08:40 ET AIR FORT Redefines the Indoor Play Fort With Ease and Style

Following a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign, Air Fort's father-daughter team have taken the conventional pillow fort and modernized it for...


Jun 13, 2017, 16:53 ET Toys"R"Us, Inc. Reports Results For First Quarter 2017

Toys"R"Us, Inc. today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2017, which ended April 29, 2017. Consolidated Adjusted EBITDA1...


Jun 13, 2017, 05:30 ET Mattel Elects Ynon Kreiz To Its Board Of Directors

Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) announced today that Ynon Kreiz, 52, has been elected to serve on its Board of Directors, effective June 13,...


Jun 12, 2017, 15:15 ET Jennifer D Burrell Launches New Heart Felt Dogs Collection

"Jen's artistry, creative process and sewing skills are exceptional. I am over the moon delighted with these creations she made. Bravo!" Customers...


Jun 08, 2017, 15:32 ET Local Toy Company Volunteers Team Up to Help Tens of Thousands of Kids in Foster Care

Tens of thousands of children in foster care throughout Southern California and across 10 states will receive the gift of play thanks to nearly 300...


Jun 08, 2017, 08:40 ET Circuit Scribe Empowers Creativity With DIY Electronic Kits

Circuit Scribe announced the release of their revolutionary DIY electronic kits, made with just printer paper, a Circuit Scribe pen, and a circuit....


Jun 06, 2017, 10:57 ET American Parents Have Homework To Do: New Expert Panel Report Says U.S. Scores Low Marks In Play

Most kids score an "A" in play – just watch them on the playground to see how easily they adapt to virtually any situation. But parents don't get...


Jun 06, 2017, 10:32 ET Build-A-Bear Workshop Adds A Little More Heart To Summer With New, Non-Traditional Experiences At Movie Theaters, Family Destinations And More

This summer, Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) fans can find the brand's one-of-a-kind experience in a variety of new and exciting locations, from...


Jun 06, 2017, 09:45 ET Toys"R"Us, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call

Details for the Toys"R"Us, Inc. first quarter 2017 earnings conference call are provided below. On the call, the company's leadership team will...