LOS ANGELES, April 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Moose Toys, the fastest-growing toy company in the U.S., is proud to receive the 2015 "Partner Award of Excellence" from Target, one of the nation's largest retailers. Presented on April 19, 2016, the award acknowledges Moose Toys for their innovative leadership and superior business practices.
"We are thrilled to receive this amazing honor from an industry leader like Target, and we look forward to all we have planned for 2016," said Paul Solomon, Co-CEO of Moose Toys. "It takes an extraordinary team to build a best-in-class partnership, and I'm extremely humbled by the dedication of our team of 'Moosies' from Australia and Los Angeles to the UK and Hong Kong."
On the heels of a banner year for Moose Toys in 2015, Target's "Partner Award of Excellence" completes the coveted trifecta of honors from leading retailer partners in the U.S. In February, Moose Toys received the "Toy Supplier of the Year" from Walmart and the "Vendor of the Year Award" from Toys"R"Us. Moose Toys continues massive growth, now ranking as the number four toy company in the U.S., with no signs of slowing down.
"We highly value creative, collaborative retail partnerships and recognize the importance they play in growing our toy brands in the U.S.," said Solomon. "We couldn't be where we are today without the support of all of our retail partners."
Moose Toys has created some of the most in-demand toys globally over the past 10 years, including Shopkins™, The Trash Pack™ and Mighty Beans™. They also won the coveted Toy Industry Association's "Girl Toy of the Year" award two years in a row for Shopkins. Moose Toys continues to grow their portfolio of award-winning toys, with brands such as Little Live Pets™, Beados™ and Qixels™.
About Moose Toys
Moose Toys is a global toy company with offices in the US, UK, Hong Kong, China and the head office based in Melbourne, Australia. This award-winning company is known for designing, developing and distributing toy and lifestyle products across the globe for children of all ages and the young at heart. Moose has products in all toy categories including collectibles, arts and crafts, activity toys, dolls, novelty items and outdoor products, and has brought joy to kids worldwide with successful products such as Mighty Beanz, Beados, Aqua Sand and The Trash Pack™. In 2015, Moose expanded several major product lines, including Shopkins™, the hottest collectible line of grocery and fashion themed characters; Little Live Pets, electronic pets that come to life in the palm of your hand; as well as line extensions for Beados craft activity sets. The company also introduced Qixels, the first "craftstruction" activity that allows kids to create pixelated worlds of monsters, warriors and more. Moose Toys has scored numerous coveted toy awards from industry experts and major retailers. The Shopkins Scoops Ice Cream Truck was awarded the 2016 "Girls Toy of the Year" and the Shopkins Small Mart playset was awarded the 2015 "Girls Toy of the Year" by the Toy Industry Association. Visit www.moosetoys.com for more information.
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