Tag Archives: Puzzles

Global games and puzzles firm YWOW takes on US market with Kraft Heinz line-up

The international games and puzzle company, YWOW Brands has made its big move on the American market with the launch of a new range of Kraft Heinz branded novelty puzzles. The deal was brokered by Kraft Heinz’s exclusive licensing agency, Brand Central, and arrives as YWOW continues to make waves …

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Wentworth Puzzles raises £12,000 for local coronavirus charity through exclusive jigsaw puzzle

Wentworth Wooden Puzzles, a Wiltshire-based puzzles specialist, has raised over £12,000 for its local charity, the Wiltshire Community Foundation’s Coronavirus Response Fund, four times its initial target when it launched its exclusive jigsaw puzzle last year. Designed a means of saying thank you to NHS Staff and all the other …

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University Games promotes Mark Jones and Gemma Lewington following year of ‘unprecedented growth’

The games and puzzles specialist, University Games has promoted two members of its senior management team as the firm positions itself for a successful 2021. The director level moves have seen Mark Jones – who joined the business in 2018 – promoted to the role of sales director, and Gemma …

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Gibsons celebrates double win at Gift of the Year 2021 Awards

The British independent games and puzzles company, Gibsons, is celebrating a double win at this year’s Gift of the Year 2021 awards, having secured first-place prizes for a special jigsaw line and advent calendar. The Gift of the Year Awards are held by The Giftware Association and celebrate the best …

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Showcase 2021: Gibsons readies planet-friendly puzzles, traditional games, and the play detox

Contact: 020 8661 8866 Web: www.gibsonsgames.co.uk Email: sales@gibsonsgames.co.uk Planet-friendly puzzles, traditional gaming, and a year of detoxing through play Gibsons, the family owned jigsaw puzzle and games company, is ready to start 2021 with a fantastic range of new puzzle designs and even a new licensed family card game.  Gibsons’ …

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Ravensburger appoints Adam Sheppard to role of eCommerce Analyst

The UK’s games and puzzles specialist, Ravensburger, has appointed a new eCommerce Analyst in the form of Adam Sheppard. He brings with him a wealth of eCommerce experience. Sheppard previously held a position with Profitero, an eCommerce analytics company specialising in working with brands, manufacturers, and agencies to support growth …

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Showcase 2021: Ravensburger builds on ‘phenomenal success’ of Escape Puzzles

Contact: 01869 363 830 Web: www.ravensburger.com Escape Puzzles, leading license line-up, and GraviTrax’s natural phenomenon 2021 will see Ravensburger launch over 200 new products, building on a portfolio that has delivered strong growth throughout the last year. New additions to the award-winning GraviTrax interactive track system will continue to provide …

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Rachel Lowe launches Beano board game to celebrate 70 years of Dennis the Menace

The iconic British comic brand, Beano is celebrating the 70th anniversary of Dennis the Menace’s first appearance with the launch of a new board game developed by the award-winning designer, Rachel Lowe. In a partnership secured by Rocket Licensing on behalf of Beano Studios, the new Beano game will bring …

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US: Ravensburger launches Puzzles Fund the Cure Design Contest with the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Ravensburger has partnered with the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation to help piece together a cure for childhood cancer with the launch of the Puzzles Fund the Cure Design Contest. Running until January, 31st this year, the contest encourages children and teens to create a design that inspires hope. Ten of …

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Mindfulness and detoxing through traditional toys will be ‘strong theme for 2021’, says Gibsons

Mindfulness and detoxing from the stress of life and its many digital devices will remain a strong consumer theme as we head into the New Year, according to the UK’s own Gibsons Games who witnessed a 33 per cent increase in puzzles sales across the last year. It’s just one …

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