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ToyNews acquired by Toy World

ToyNews and its sister title Licensing Biz have been acquired by Alakat Publishing, the publisher of Toy World (https://toyworldmag.co.uk) The agreement will see both titles being taken over by Toy World following a brief handover period, after which ToyNews will no longer be published in print or online. However, Licensing.biz will continue as …

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ToyNews acquired by Toy World

ToyNews and its sister title Licensing Biz have been acquired by Alakat Publishing, the publisher of Toy World (https://toyworldmag.co.uk) The agreement will see both titles being taken over by Toy World following a brief handover period, after which ToyNews will no longer be published in print or online. However, Licensing.biz will continue as …

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Jubilant improvement to UK footfall

There was an upsurge in the number of shoppers hitting high streets and retail centres over the Jubilee Bank Holiday, according the British Retail Consortium’s BRC-Sensormatic IQ data, as consumers took advantage of the long weekend and reasonable weather to get out and about.  Total UK footfall increased by 6.9% …

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Toymaster welcomes McGreevy’s Toys Direct

Toymaster has announced another new member: McGreevy’s Toys Direct of Westport, County Mayo. McGreevy’s started out over 115 years ago as a small corner grocery shop, adding toys as a permanent fixture in the 1970s. Since then, the first floor of the shop has become a large toy store, home …

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