Saturday, September 26, 2020

Tag: Toys

UK sales show hero toys still super in 2017

Coinslot - Girl Power Bandai Namco plush toys
According to research conducted by specialist market research company NPD, £1 in every £13 spent on toys in first half of 2017 was on superheroes.   The research showed sales of superhero toys to have increased by 70% since 2014, with Batman from DC Comics taking the top spot as the UK’s most popular toy licence. The Super Heroes Girls from DC...

Asia offers a glimpse into the future of the toy market

Coinslot Asia Hong Kong Toys and Games Fair
Thousands of exhibitors showcased their latest toy inventions in Hong Kong recently, and Smart Tech is definitely the new black. Where Asia leads, particularly in this area, the rest of the world tends to ponder. Will the UK follow and make 2017 the year of Smart Tech? The Hong Kong Toys and Games Fair enjoyed a successful 43rd run, featuring a...