TOY FAIR 2008: Fat Controller toots Tomy

Tomy unveils new Thomas & Friends Track Master sets, destinations and expansion packs.
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The new range of products is compatible with the Thomas Motor Road and Rail range and sees the firm continue its license of the Hit Entertainment property, which it has had for the last 12 years. 

Antonia Palmer, Tomy's Thomas & Friends marketing manager said: "We have continued to surpirse and delight retailers and Thomas fans for many years with innovative and engaging Thomas & Friends toys.

"The new Track Master system has allowed us to breathe even greater creativity and innovation into the track system with a fresh new look, which we are sure will be a big hit with THomas fans."

Pictured above is the Fat Controller with Tomy CEO Robert Mann.



Thomas fuels Tomy growth

Tomy believes it is on course for a banner 12 months, with sales for the year to date up 45 per cent and August sales figures up 100 per cent on last year, ahead of the main brunt of its TV advertising campaign.

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