People collected over 12 000 stuffed animals for charity during the 2019 San Diego County Fair

The 2019 San Diego County Fair gathered more than 1.5 million people this year. They visited tons and tons of events, including a stuffed animal drive. The 2019 San Diego County Fair continued for 27 days. The annual event first … Continued

KD Toys introduces new collectible plush line Shimmer Stars

KD Toys claims it’s going to take “collectable plush to the next level”. It’s going to do that with its new Shimmer Stars toy line of stuffed animals. Shimmer Stars will feature four plushies from the start. They are a … Continued

Disney recalls the plush Forky toy due to choking hazard

Disney is recalling one of its new Toy Story 4 toys due to a choking hazard. The toy in question is the plush Forky 11 over its plastic googly eyes. The recall comes from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. … Continued

Toys should become “sustainable” now than later when it’s more expensive

The toy industry is slowly moving towards sustainability, but there’s still a lot to be done. Experts say now is the time to do so, not later. Trudi Bishop says to ToyNews that the time for toys to reinvent and … Continued

Stuffed animals and the beach – is it a good combination?

Summer is here and going to the beach is one of the most popular activities. Is it a good idea to also take a stuffed animal to the beach? Well, yes and no. On one hand that could mean lots … Continued

Disney and Wildlife Conservation Network will offer plush Lion King Protect the Pride toys

Disney’s The Lion King CGI movie is not going to be just a movie. It will also help raise awareness for protecting real-life lions in a new campaign. Disney and the Wildlife Conservation Network’s Lion Recovery Fund will work together … Continued

Toymaster joins BTHA’s toy safety campaign for online platforms

UK toy group Toymaster is joining BTHA’s safety campaign ‘Don’t Toy with Children’s Safety’. It aims to promote better safety on toys sold online. Recently BTHA found out that 58% of toys sold online don’t comply with UK’s toy safety … Continued

Meet Hamilton and Eleanor – the traveling stuffed animals who need your help

Stuffed animals are great traveling companions. They actually are great companions full stop. The new Hamilton and Eleanor stuffed animals prove that. They come from the company Barn Buds which is still very small. As many stuffed animals, Hamilton and … Continued