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08:44 ET Educational Toy Company Learning Resources Recognized by Chicago Tribune As One of the Top Workplaces in 2020

Today Learning Resources, an award-winning educational toy company based in Vernon Hills, has been recognized as one of Chicago Tribune's Top...


Oct 29, 2020, 15:12 ET PARENTS Magazine Names The Best Toys Of 2020

Meredith Corporation's (NYSE: MDP) PARENTS released this year's list of Best Toys, recognizing the 45 top new playthings for every child in 2020....


Oct 29, 2020, 12:15 ET Bandai America Selected as Finalist for Two 2021 Toy of the Year Awards!

Vote today to help Bandai America win! EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Bandai America is proud to announce that they have been named ...


Oct 29, 2020, 12:10 ET 2021 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Award Finalists Unveiled

From educational toys that make at-home learning fun, to creative crafts, board games, and innovative toys the whole family can enjoy together, the...


Oct 29, 2020, 12:01 ET Three VTech® Toys Nominated as Finalists for Distinguished Toy of the Year Awards

Today VTech® announced three toys have been chosen as finalists for 2021 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards, administered by The Toy Association. Both the ...


Oct 29, 2020, 12:00 ET Spin Master Receives Five Toy of the Year Nominations as The Toy Association Unveils 2021 Finalists

TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY) (www.spinmaster.com), a leading global children's entertainment company, continues ...


Oct 29, 2020, 08:38 ET New Research from Premium Joy Reveals the Average Price of Several Toy Categories

There isn't much available data around the average price of toys sold on the US market and almost nothing when it comes to the pricing per toy...


Oct 28, 2020, 12:15 ET InventHelp Inventors Develop Fun and Challenging Word Game for Kids and Adults (STU-2401)

"We wanted to create a fun and educational game for children, adults or seniors to enjoy," said one of two inventors, from Salt Lake City, Utah, "so...


Oct 28, 2020, 10:54 ET The Toy Insider™ Experts Name Top Holiday Toy Trends of 2020

The Toy Insider, the toy industry's most influential organization and a trusted go-to resource for parents and gift-givers, today revealed the top...


Oct 28, 2020, 09:32 ET Funrise Toys Launches New Cat® Junior Crew™, Mixing Construction Play With Constructive Learning To Inspire The Youngest Builders

Funrise, Inc., an industry leader and global innovator in the design, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of children's toys worldwide,...


Oct 28, 2020, 09:00 ET SUN STUDIO Launches 'Twiddle Spin,' a Fun-to-Spin, Spin-to-Play, Modular Kinetic Desk Toy

Twiddle Spin is meticulously designed on core principles of fun, form, and function. The spinner is fun to spin, can be twiddled around, and helps...


Oct 28, 2020, 08:49 ET PlayMonster's 5 Second Rule game celebrates its 10th anniversary with a chance to win a virtual seat to one of "Ellen's 12 Days of Giveaways"

BELOIT, Wis., Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - The renowned party game, 5 Second Rule, is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2020. The popular game,...


Oct 28, 2020, 07:00 ET ELSE Nutrition Toddler Products to Launch in Over 380 U.S. Retail Locations in November 2020

ELSE rapidly expands distribution to provide nationwide product availability in retail, Amazon.com and Else's e-store VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 28, 2020...


Oct 28, 2020, 05:45 ET Meijer Toy Book Offers Safer Shopping Option with Top Picks Available for Pickup

More than 1.2 million households across the Midwest are receiving a colorful, interactive reminder this week that the holidays and chances for...


Oct 27, 2020, 18:24 ET Spin Master übernimmt weltbekannten Rubik's Cube®

Spin Master Corp. („Spin Master") (TSX: TOY), ein weltweit führendes Unternehmen im Unterhaltungssegment für Kinder, hat heute angekündigt, dass es...


Oct 27, 2020, 18:21 ET Spin Master fait l'acquisition du célèbre Rubik's Cube®

Spin Master Corp. (« Spin Master ») (TSX: TOY), l'un des leaders mondiaux du divertissement pour enfants, a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'il avait conclu un ...


Oct 27, 2020, 10:36 ET Toys"R"Us® Unwraps Its 2020 Holiday Hot Toy List

Tru Kids Brands™ ("Tru Kids"), the proud parent of the Toys"R"Us® brand, today relaunched its annual Geoffrey's Hot Toy List for the 2020 holiday...


Oct 27, 2020, 10:22 ET Spin Master adquiere el famoso Rubik's Cube®

Spin Master Corp. ("Spin Master") (TSX: TOY), destacada compañía global de entretenimiento para niños, ha anunciado hoy que llegó a un acuerdo para...


Oct 27, 2020, 10:14 ET Spielwarenmesse 2021 Summer Edition: La fecha está fijada

Todos los participantes del ramo del juguete esperaban impacientes esta fecha: La próxima edición de la Spielwarenmesse tendrá lugar entre el 20 y el ...


Oct 27, 2020, 10:05 ET Spielwarenmesse 2021 Summer Edition : La date est fixée

Tous les acteurs de l'industrie du jouet attendent cette date avec impatience : La prochaine édition du Spielwarenmesse aura lieu du 20 au 24 juillet ...


Oct 27, 2020, 09:50 ET Dates announced for the Spielwarenmesse 2021 Summer Edition

The toy industry has been waiting with bated breath for the release of new dates for the next Spielwarenmesse. The summer edition is now scheduled to ...


Oct 27, 2020, 08:45 ET Jazwares Named Global Master Toy Partner For The Smurfs

La, la, la, la, la, la…the Smurfs are heading back to the village! International Merchandising Promotions & Services (IMPS) has partnered with...


Oct 27, 2020, 05:59 ET Spin Master to Acquire World-Famous Rubik's Cube®

Acquisition will expand Spin Master's growing games' business TORONTO, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Spin Master Corp. ("Spin Master") (TSX: TOY), a...


Oct 26, 2020, 12:00 ET Hey Parents, Klutz® Has You Covered!

Klutz, the creator of premium, book-based activity kits for kids, is introducing 10 exciting new products perfect to keep kids occupied, engaged and...


Oct 22, 2020, 10:28 ET First Ever Hess Toy Ambulance On Sale

The 2020 Hess Ambulance and Rescue is now available for purchase exclusively at HessToyTruck.com for $36.99 with free standard shipping and...