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
LONDON - Arklu, creators of the Lottie doll collection, are extending distribution of the line to an additional 14 new countries. More
BEAVERTON, OR - An Oregon company is offering 12-inch action figures of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden. More
Toy of the Week: Classic Return
Right foot blue. Left arm green. The game of Twister returns to its original packaging and design.
Spin the spinner, declare the move and watch as players twist and turn their bodies to play. Anyone who falls is out, and the last one standing or still in Twister position wins. Set includes vinyl Twister mat and a fully-assembled Twister spinner.$23. Winning Moves, Danvers, MA. 800.664.7788. www.winning-moves.com
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.