Tag Archives: London Toy Fair 2022

JOLLY GOOD SHOW! Toy Fair 2022 highlights

The 68th annual Toy Fair returned to Olympia London this week, welcoming back exhibitors and visitors from around the world. This was the first Toy Fair since the Covid-19 pandemic, and the only dedicated toy fair that has been able to take place this year. In 2022, special measures were …

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Paper Engine, Casdon and The London Toy Company scoop Best Stand Awards at Toy Fair

Three exhibitors at this year’s Toy Fair were today awarded prizes by the event’s organising body, the British Toy and Hobby Association, for the design excellence of their stands.  Casdon, Paper Engine and The London Toy Company all scooped awards, presented by the BTHA’s Director General, Roland Earl. Paper Engine …

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There’s still time to place your bids in the Toy Trust Media Auction

The annual Toy Trust Media Auction of valuable airtime, magazine and online items is now live with current bids totalling £52,900. VIEW THE LIVE AUCTION PAGE AND PLACE BIDS HERE The auction will continue throughout today and tomorrow at Toy Fair 2022 at Olympia London and will close at 3pm on …

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TOY FAIR: Get ready to wobble with Weebles on the Character Options stand

Character Options has confirmed that this year’s London Toy Fair will see the return of the Weebles – the iconic, egg-shaped characters that first launched in the 1970s with the famous slogan: “Weebles wobble but they don’t fall down!” The fantastically wobbly collection includes the best of preschool licences, with …

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TOY FAIR: A year of milestone birthdays for Basic Fun! brands

Basic Fun! is celebrating a trio of anniversaries at London Toy Fair, with Care Bears, Tonka and K’NEX all marking big birthdays in 2022. Care Bears are turning 40 this year, and to mark the occasion, master toy partner Basic Fun! is inviting fans to take a trip down memory …

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TOY FAIR PREVIEW: Funko unveils E.T. and Marvel Battlefield games

Funko Games is debuting two new games at the London Toy Fair at Olympia tomorrow, both based on much-loved, iconic movie properties. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial: Light Years From Home, coming to Europe and North America this summer, is inspired by the classic film from Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment – …

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TOY FAIR: Simba Smoby Toys UK encourages visitors to book their appointments soon

Simba Smoby Toys UK is promising a memorable showcase on stand B50 at this year’s Toy Fair, with new concepts and exciting developments aplenty, but visitors are reminded that appointments are required to visit the stand. As the firm readies itself for its “best yet” preview, which includes the exciting …

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TOY FAIR PREVIEW I Simba Smoby Toys UK presents new doll line B-Kind, plus outdoor toys and more

Simba Smoby Toys UK invites buyers and retailers to stop by the stand at London Toy Fair 2022 for a spectacular showcase that includes a host of new lines from Smoby, Jada Toys and B-Kind. New doll collection B-Kind has been designed not only to be eco-conscious but also to …

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Toy Fair 2022 issues update amid Omicron uncertainty

In light of the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 Omicron variant, the BTHA has issued a statement regarding Toy Fair 2022: “We are all looking forward to Toy Fair and are working hard to deliver a great Toy Fair 2022 at Olympia London. “We are continuing to follow the latest government …

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Covid latest: BTHA issues safety update ahead of January’s Toy Fair

With the London Toy Fair just weeks way and the Omicron coronavirus variant becoming a global concern, the British Toy and Hobby Association has issued a press statement regarding the safety precautions it is taking to safeguard visitors to the January event. “In light of the recent update from Government with regards to the …

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