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Gibsons to host its own virtual trade and showcase event for February 2021

Gibsons is to host its own virtual trade event for 2021, the UK jigsaw puzzles and games specialist has confirmed, in a move to reassure customers concerned about the increasing number of trade shows cancelled or rescheduled next year. The virtual show will take the form of an online conference …

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A Family Fare: ToyNews’ guide to the latest in the Games & Puzzles market

Sales surges of 240 per cent at the height of lockdown, reports of some manufacturers hitting Q4 levels of sales throughout June, and a nation that owes its sanity to the vast spectrum of board games and puzzles out there and the retailers and suppliers that have been keeping them …

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Gibsons welcomes a brace of new appointments as the firm sees accelerated growth through 2020

The British independent games and puzzles company, Gibsons, has welcomed a brace of new members to the team, following a period of steady growth that has been accelerated by a nation turning to games and puzzles during lockdown. Gibsons has appointed three new full-time members and two maternity covers. Savannah …

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Gibsons launches new puzzle advent calendar and ‘its bigger and better than ever’

Fueled by the success of its first jigsaw puzzle Christmas Calendar, a launch that won a Gift of the Year in 2019, Gibsons has unveiled a new jigsaw puzzle advent calendar, billed as bigger and better than ever before. Unlike the previous Gibsons advent calendars that first launched in 2018, …

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Gibsons calls out Amazon and eBay third-party sellers over product price inflation

Gibsons has urged families and consumers shopping for its ranges of games and puzzles to avoid paying the inflated prices certain items are being sold at on platforms like Amazon and eBay by sellers looking to unfairly capitalise on the growing demand for home entertainment amid the global lockdown measures. …

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Gibsons launches family game Rockpool to encourage ocean and beach conservation

Gibsons has launched a new environment-focused family game to encourage the message of conservation by encouraging players to collect shells and clean up rubbish from the beach before the tide comes in. Called Rockpool, the new title has been designed by Dave Wetherall of the UK independent games company, GGG …

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Gibsons extends its partnership with Transport for London for new puzzle launches

Following record sales of its London Underground-inspired card game, Mind the Gap, the family owned jigsaw and board game outfit, Gibsons has expanded its partnership with Transport for London. In a deal brokered by TSBA Group – the licensing agent for Transport for London – Gibsons will produce a raft …

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Gibsons to launch Rebel Girls puzzle line this spring in partnership with the Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls brand

The family-owned jigsaw puzzle and board game specialist, Gibsons, has teamed with Rebel Girls, the award-winning brand behind the book series Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls to launch a new puzzle line. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a globally popular book that has sold over 4.5 million …

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Piecing it all together: From wellbeing to rock ‘n’ roll – how jigsaw puzzling has redefined its own image

It’s indisputable that jigsaw puzzles today aren’t what they used to be. And we can all breathe a sigh of relief for that, because if there was ever a sector in need of a real shot in the arm, it was one such as this. A sector formerly soaked in …

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Gibsons teams with Emmerse Studios to license and develop family card game Quirk!

The family-owned, British jigsaw puzzle and games specialist, is teaming up with Emma May of Emmerse Studios, to license and develop her family card game, Quirk! A simple card game for two to six players aged five and upwards, Quirk! is billed as a funny game of sounds, actions and …

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