Spin Master adds global licenses for Hatchimals and other big properties

Spin Master has added international licensing agreements for several of its biggest properties. Among them are the interactive stuffies Hatchimals. Also on the list are Bakugan, Toca Life, Zo Zo Zombie, Etch A Sketch, and Tech Deck. Three international licensing … Continued

Gruffalo will get new stuffed animals and other toys

The popular animated franchise The Gruffalo will continue to get stuffed animal toys. It will also get some new toys in other areas, too. This is possible thanks to several new deals that Magic Light Pictures has setup. They are … Continued

Etsy shops race to offer Baby Yoda toys, Disney isn’t happy

Baby Yoda turned out to be an unexpectedly huge hit with Star Wars fans. So much, that they want Baby Yoda toys and merchandise right now. Sadly, in order to keep the surprise, Disney didn’t tell anyone about it beforehand. … Continued

Target misses out on toys sales for the 2019 holidays

Selling toys is not as easy as it once was. That’s a tough lesson that traditional retailers continue to learn after the demise of Toys R Us. Big retailers like Target, for example, wanted to capitalize on that. Target expanded … Continued

The La Crosse Children’s Museum will host a Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Stuffed animal sleepovers are a popular initiative among museums, libraries and other similar institutions. And now the Children’s Museum of La Crosse will host one. It’s a bit of a short notice. The sleepover is on January 17th, so basically … Continued

Build-A-Bear will offer a Baby Yoda stuffed animal

Build-A-Bear is going to offer a Baby Yoda stuffed animal soon. The company recently showed a prototype of the toy during an event, BusinessInsider reported. “I’m excited to share we will be one of the first companies to provide the … Continued

Hasbro debuted the FurReal Cubby interactive teddy bear at CES 2020

Hasbro expanded it’s FurReal line with another member. The company debuted Cubby, the Curious Bear during the annual CES 2020 in Las Vegas. Cubby prides itself that it can help put your toddler to bed. And that it can also … Continued

BBC and Posh Paws add new, eco-friendly BBC Earth stuffed animals

Posh Paws and BBC Studios announced they are renewing their partnership. This means both companies will continue to make eco-friendly stuffed animals. The new deal is effective from January 2020 and it covers UK, EMEA, Australia, and New Zealand. And … Continued

What to expect from toys in the new decade

We’re entering a new decade. People have a lot of big expectations for the next few years and it certainly looks like they’re going to be very dynamic. There are a lot of changes coming it lots of areas. From … Continued