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

Robotic teddy bears try to bring joy to kids in hospitals

Staying in a hospital can be very traumatic and unpleasant for kids. This is why often stuffed animals come to help out and bring some joy. So, now there’s a new experiment in development which features robotic teddy bears in … Continued

BTHA calls for greater caution when buying toys online as many are unsafe

The British Toy and Hobby Association (BTHA) called for greater attention when buying toys online. Their report shows that many online toys are unsafe. The BTHA conducted a survey in which it found that 58% of the toys it bought … Continued

Build-A-Bear introduces its new Toy Story 4 stuffed animals

Well, it’s about time. Build-A-Bear finally introduced its Toy Story 4 stuffed animals. The line-up features several plushies and bears. Toy Story 4 debuts in the cinemas in one week. And Build-A-Bear has quite the choices for you to get … Continued

Argos introduces its 2019 list for top Christmas toys

There might be half a year until Christmas but companies and retailers are already preparing for it. Argos released its list for the top Christmas toys for 2019. Argos does that every year. The retailer reveals the top toys so … Continued

Nostalgia toys are enjoying new life

In the day of new techologies and interactive innovations, you might expect toys to be quite different than before. Yet, older toys seem better. It’s not that new toys are bad. It’s just that somehow older toys seem a bit … Continued