Tag Archives: toy industry

Obituary | Peter Lockey, co-founder of The Puppet Company

It is with great sadness that ToyNews reports that Peter Lockey, co-founder and director of The Puppet Company, passed away on July 1st 2021, following a six month battle with a brain tumour. Founded by Peter and his wife, Sue, The Puppet Company was established in 2001 with the aim …

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Opinion | Spring/Summer sales bloom: Seizing the secondary seasonal sales opportunity

Kids Brand Insights’ Steve Reece takes a look at the growing sales opportunities of the Spring/Summer seasonal spend, and the best way the industry can rely on the Great British summertime One of the fundamental challenges of being in the toy business is the cashflow cycle. With the majority of …

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