Biggest ever ToyNews out today

The February issue of ToyNews is out now, featuring a comprehensive preview of the looming ExCeL Toy Fair.
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This 252-page edition has arrived two weeks ahead of the show, boasting a total circulation of 10,000 copies.

Extensive extra distribution at the show will ensure that retail and media are given the opportunity to pick up a free copy.

“ToyNews continues to be retail’s favourite trade title. Plus we boast the highest circulation by a considerable distance and everyone knows that we are by far the best overall read,” said publisher Stuart Dinsey.

“Our on-going investment in print and online has raised the bar for trade press in the toy sector, whilst delivering high value information for retail, suppliers, media and investors.”

Contents include a booth-by-booth breakdown of what to expect at the UK market's biggest event, plus the usual exclusive NPD and TV adspend data.

Also included is a dedicated licensing preview of 2008's biggest brands, interviews with major suppliers, opinion, market stats and a host of regulars.

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