US Opinion: The pre-school race question

Should manufacturers be more mindful of shifting racial demographics in the pre-school sector?
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It is a truism that pre-school toys will grow or decline in line with the birth rate. If this is the case, then pre-school toys should have done well in the past decade and look forward to an equally positive couple of decades to come, at least compared to Europe.

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