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Toy Fair 2020: “This is a huge year for Hunter Price and Orb Toys, and it all stars with London Toy Fair”

Hunter Price International is kicking off 2020 with its debut appearance at the London Toy Fair. Having recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, the consumer products business has earmarked the next 12 months as a ‘huge step change,’ as it looks to continue to grow its successful toys, stationery, homewares, bags …

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Toy Fair 2020: Wow! Stuff reveals its Wow! Pods character collectables

Wow! Stuff, the award-winning team behind a recent wave of innovative new toy lines is preparing for the launch of ‘one of the hottest and most radical new collectables,’ for youngsters. Called Wow! Pods, the new range has been described by Wow! Stuff’s CEO, Richard North, as “unlike any other …

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Toy Fair 2020: Moose Toys makes show debut to ‘revolutionise collectables’ with new launch Oh! My Gif

The leading global toy company, Moose Toys is heading to London Toy Fair for the first time, where it will launch a new range of collectable toys inspired by the online social language of gifs. Oh! My Gif brings the hilarious world of digital gifs to life through a range …

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Read the Toy Fair special issue of ToyNews online today

The Toy Fair special issue of ToyNews is ready to read online, on your smart device or iPad – giving you look at the year ahead and the trends that will be hitting the toy industry the most. It’s the first ToyNews of 2020, and of the decade, making this …

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Generation Media strengthens its leadership team with double appointment

Generation Media has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Tamara Strange and the promotion of Greta Bisetto-Donelan as directors of the company. Lisa Morgan, managing director, said: “Increasing the strength of our leadership is a strategic move to secure the long term success of our business and the …

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Warner’s Pam Lifford and WWE’s Stephanie McMahon to receive WIT’s Wonder Women Awards Honours

Warner Bros Global Brands and Experiences president, Pam Lifford will join WWE chief brand officer, Stephanie McMahon in becoming the 2020 Honourees of Women in Toys, Licensing, and Entertainment’s 16th Annual Wonder Women Awards. This year’s ceremony will see Lifford take the WIT’s Mentor of the Year Award, while McMahon …

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The annual Toy Trust Media Auction is now open for advance bids

The annual Toy Trust Media Auction is now open and advance bids are welcome ahead of the final auction that will take place during the Toy Industry Awards night on Tuesday, January 21st. The auction will close at 3pm on Thursday, January 23rd. As the second largest fundraising activity for …

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Norton PR and ChizComm form strategic alliance for US and Canada

The UK kids market, family and licensing PR agency, Norton PR and Marketing is embarking on a new partnership with the Toronto and New Jersey-based agency ChizComm across new and existing clients. Recognised by many as the largest purchaser of children’s media across traditional and emerging platforms (TV, OTT, VOD, …

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Fundamentally Children rebrands as Dr Gummer’s Good Play Guide

It’s already becoming a week for re-branding, as Fundamentally Children – the home of The Good Toy Guide – has revealed its new identity for 2020 and beyond as Dr Gummer’s Good Play Guide. The new, simplified messaging of the organisation has been created to highlight the focus of the …

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University Games completes two-year Paul Lamond merger with new corporate branding

The final piece of University Games’ two-year merger of Paul Lamond Games has fallen into place, with the unveiling of the company’s new corporate branding. Marking a fresh start for 2020, the new logo is to be rolled out by University Games across the world. Richard Wells, managing director of …

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