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Toy Fair Global Market Sessions: Learn How to Succeed in Japan and the U.S.

The Toy Association will present its latest global market research on Japan and the U.S. during two Knowledge Network seminars at the 117th Toy Fair New York. The seminars will provide in-depth analyses to help companies confidently expand their businesses in these markets.

 

Last Call: Secure Your TOTY Tribute Book Ad

The deadline to reserve ad space in the 2020 Tribute Book, the official event program for the 20th annual Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards ceremony, is Wednesday, January 29.

 

Toy Association Supports Signing of ‘Phase One’ Tariff Agreement; Work Remains

President Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He formally signed the “phase one trade deal” this week, putting a halt to the next wave of tariffs that included toys. The Toy Association responds.

 

TOTY 2020 Gala Tickets Sold Out! Get Your Afterparty Tickets Today

Tickets for the 20th Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards ceremony might be sold out, but toy professionals can still take part in the festivities at the afterparty celebration.

 

Taking Risks & Telling Stories with Toy Photographer Mitchel Wu

At Toy Fair New York, toy photographer Mitchel Wu will share how he built his business and brand in the session “Creativity, Risk-Taking, and Storytelling with Mitchel Wu Toy Photography. Toy News Tuesday caught up with Wu for a sneak preview into his session and what attendees can expect to gain from it.

 

President’s Letter: The Path to 2020 Primed by 2019 Accomplishments

Toy Association President & CEO Steve Pasierb updates the industry on a range of impactful market events, membership achievements, research, communications programs, and more that are working to help members.

 

Tap into Free Publicity Opportunities at Toy Fair New York

Exhibitors at Toy Fair New York are invited to take advantage of free publicity opportunities to maximize their media exposure leading up to and during the show.

 

Join A VIP Delegation to Attend Toy & Edu China 2020

Toy Association members have the opportunity to take part in a VIP delegation attending the 32nd Shenzhen International Toy & Education Fair (Toy & Edu China 2020), taking place March 6 to 8.

 

Act Now: Tickets to 2020 TOTY Awards Almost Sold Out

There’s still time left for toy industry professionals to purchase tickets for the 20th annual Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards ceremony, taking place on Friday, February 21. Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming event.

 

2020 Toy Fair Credit Meeting to Tackle Evolving State of Retail

The Toy Association will host the annual Toy Fair Credit Meeting on Monday, February 24, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at its headquarters in New York City.

 

Toy Association Board Names 2020-2022 Candidates

The Toy Association’s Board of Directors Nominating Committee today announced new nominees to serve on the Association’s board for two-year terms beginning in February 2020.

 

What's New in Toys from CES

As the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) show gets underway this week in Las Vegas, NV, representatives from The Toy Association will be making their way through the show floor to seek out the latest tech-inspired products influencing the toy and youth product space.

 

Sustainability in the Toy Aisles: New Trend Hunter Report

TrendHunter.com’s latest free monthly report for Toy Association members explores trends around sustainability, eco-friendly alternatives, and up-cycling tactics as it relates to toys and play.

 

Toy Companies Invited to Participate in 'CF@TF Inventor Day'

The Toy Association invites toy manufacturers to participate in Creative Factor’s CF@TF Inventor Day and hear product pitches from pre-selected inventors and designers during Toy Fair New York.

 

Toy Association's Seiter Spotlights STEM/STEAM Initiative in China

The Toy Association continues to raise awareness of toys role in STEM/STEAM education throughout the holiday season and into the new year, through speaking engagements and engaging social media events.