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MGA and Zapf part ways with Neil Bandtock

MGA Entertainment and Zapf Creation has today announced that Neil Bandtock has resigned to seek new opportunities, following 15 months as the Managing Director for UK and Ireland. The company is thankful to Neil for his hard work over the past year, under extremely challenging circumstances for the industry, and …

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Guy Rooney tapped for newly created Zapf Creation sales director role

The former Character Group executive and retail industry stalwart, Guy Rooney has been appointed to the newly created role of Zapf Creation sales director, where he will oversee the portfolio’s of Zapf’s award-winning brands, including Baby Annabell, Baby Born, and Baby Born Surprise. Reporting to UK managing director of MGA …

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LOL Surprise franchise “reaches new heights in 2020” as MGA cracks DreamToys Top 12 for fourth year running

MGA Entertainment’s UK managing director, Neil Bandtock has billed 2020 as the year that its popular LOL Surprise franchise has ‘reached new heights’, having found itself making the DreamToys Top 12 Toys for Christmas listing for the fourth time in a row. It is the company’s LOL Surprise Remix OMG …

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Epoch’s Neil Bandtock to return to MGA Entertainment as managing director

Neil Bandtock, the departing managing director of Epoch Making Toys is returning to MGA Entertainment from October this year, where he will take over from the firm’s current MD, Andrew Laughton. Laughton resigned from MGA earlier this year, following a 12 year tenure with the company. Having worked in the …

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