LONG ISLAND CITY, NY - Leslie (Les) Berger, founder of Cardinal Industries, the New York-based, family-owned toy company, died on March 6, 2014. He was 95. More
SAN FRANCISCO - University Games has acquired Briarpatch. Both veteran game companies plan to merge businesses. Under the acquisition, University Games will now have the largest selection of preschool games and will have an expanded collection of licensed literary games More
NEW YORK – Rocker Keith Richards will publish, Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar, a children's picture book, which will feature illustrations by the Rolling Stone guitarist’s daughter Theodora, this fall. More
EMERYVILLE, CA - LeapFrog Enterprises will donate a book to the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation's Literacy Program for every parent who pledges to read together as a family. More
NEW YORK - The Toy Industry Association (TIA), in conjunction with The NPD Group, is hosting a webinar on March 27, 2014, that will address the market segmentation and its impact on how parents interact with their children to make discovery, purchase and shopping decisions. More
NEW YORK - The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) is working with its national partner Boys and Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Military Services to deliver toys to tens of thousands of children and their families living on 50 U.S. military bases throughout 2014. More
CRANBURY, NJ - In celebration of Playmobil's 40th anniversary this year, Playmobil is sending one of its figures on a journey around the world. More
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Offbeat: Fifty Shades of Bear
The Vermont Teddy Bear Company has sold out of its special Valentine's Day edition 50 Shades of Bear. Read More.
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