The New York City Jewish Museum opened a teddy bear exhibition

If you want to find out more about the history of teddy bears and are in New York, then you’re in luck. The NY Jewish Museum opened a teddy bear exhibition. The New York City Jewish Museum explores the invention … Continued

Expert warns parents about the dangers of smart toys and stuffed animals

Smart toys are gaining popularity among children and parents, but that’s a bit worrisome. This is what a cybersecurity expert is warning about these toys. Smart toys and smart stuffed animals can be quite fun. They can talk, move and … Continued

Five Nights at Freddy’s enjoys high demand and new plush toys

Five Nights at Freddy’s became pretty much a mainstream video game. It’s so popular that it has toy lines including new stuffed animals that are coming. Product demand for the game has rocketed, retailer Forbidden Planet says to ToyNews. The … Continued

How to deal with allergies when your kid loves stuffed animals

Spring is coming fast which will reignite most allergies. They can be particularly troubling for kids who love stuffed animals. So, what to do? Throw your stuffed animals away! No, no. Of course not. Relax, we’re kidding.  We love stuffed … Continued

UK authorities recall ‘potentially lethal’ teddy bears

The UK authorities in the face of Trading Standards issued a mandatory recall for ‘potentially lethal’ teddy bears. They were sold from an online retailer. This happened after the Moray Council was informed that a toddler was found with electrical … Continued

The funky and cute stuffed animals at the New York Toy Fair

The 2017 New York Toy Fair focused on interactive toys, but there were plenty of stuffed animals, too. Here are some of the interesting new plushies. Associated Press runs a quick view of the stuffed animals. The great news? Sales … Continued

US Senator wants answers from CloudPets about their hacked teddy bears

Spiral Toys continues to have problems with its CloudPets teddy bears. They were hacked a while back and now even a US Senator wants answers. Bill Nelson (D-FL) is a ranking member of the Senate’s Committee on Commerce, Science and … Continued

Star Wars toys drive the jump in toy sales in Canada

Star Wars drove the big jump in toy sales in Canada, the NPD Group says. The toy market really has to thank the Disney franchise for the huge success. The toy industry market a nice rise of sale by 6% … Continued

11-year-old girl creates a teddy bear adoption agency

Kids around the world aren’t waiting around to grow up to take initiative. An 11-year-old-girl in the UK created a teddy bear adoption agency for charity. Scarlett Smith-Dunn created Paws for My Cause as a half-term school project. But now … Continued