2015 Toy Reports

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December 10, 2015: Moose Toys Donates Shopkins Gemma Stone Auction Proceeds to Benefit TIF; and more.

December 3, 2015: The Bridge Direct Releases Shopkins Construction and Activity Toys; and more.

November 25, 2015: Moose Toys to Auction off Shopkins Gemma Stone to Benefit TIF; and more.

November 19, 2015: Global Toy Sales Rise Seven Percent Heading into the Holiday Season; and more.

November 12, 2015: You’re a Box Office Hit, Charlie Brown!; and more.

November 5, 2015: Activision Blizzard to Acquire King Digital Entertainment; and more.

October 29, 2015: Moose Toys Expands Shopkins Craze with App and Shoppies Dolls, and more.

October 22, 2015: Fourth Annual HoliDAY of Play Lets Adults Be Kids Again, and more.

October 15, 2015: Fall Toy Preview Yields Positive Outlook for 2016, and more.

October 8, 2015: Toy State, Mattel Enter Licensing Partnership for Monster High R/C, and more.

October 2, 2015: Toy State, Mattel Partner for Barbie R/C, and more.

September 24, 2015: The Toy Insider Unwraps 2015 Hottest Holiday Toys, and more.

September 17, 2015: Skylanders SuperChargers Charges into North American Retail, and more.

September 10, 2015: New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Toys Go on Sale Everywhere, and more.

September 3, 2015: ThinkGeek and GameStop to Launch Unique Store Concept, and more.

August 27, 2015: Walmart Releases Chosen by Kids List of Top Toys for the Holiday Season, and more.

August 20, 2015: K’NEX Launches Brave & Beautiful Mighty Makers Campaign, and more.

August 13, 2015: Sesame Street to Start Airing First on HBO, and more.

August 6, 2015: NPD Projects U.S. Toy Industry to Grow 6.2 Percent This Year, and more.

July 30, 2015: Moose Enterprises and Local Police Seize More than 150,000 Counterfeit Shopkins in China, and more.

July 23, 2015: Sweet Suite Returns with More than 80 Toy Company Sponsors, and more.

July 14, 2015: Toy State Partners with WBCP for DC Super Friends, and more.

July 9, 2015: Skylanders SuperChargers Brings the Dark to Comic-Con International, and more.

July 2, 2015: Rubie’s Makes Deal for UK-based Mask-arade, and more.

June 25, 2015: Toys “R” Us Unveils Exclusive Comic-Con International: San Diego Toys, Launches Collector Vector, and more.

June 18, 2015: Lego Toy Pad Unites Physical and Digital Realms Through Interactive Puzzle Play, and more.

June 11, 2015: DCP Unveils Merchandising Program for Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, and more.

June 4, 2015: Disney’s Playmation Powers Up Active Play, and more.

May 28, 2015: Alex Brands Buys French Toymaker Juratoys, and more.

May 21, 2015: Lego Dimensions Adds Iconic Characters from DC Comics, Back to the Future, and Lego Ninjago, and more.

May 14, 2015: Kathleen McHugh to Resign as President of ASTRA, and more.

May 7, 2015: Star Wars Joins Forces with Disney, Disney•Pixar, and Marvel for Disney Infinity 3.0, and more.

April 30, 2015: Toys “R” Us Becomes Destination: Star Wars, Kicking Off Yearlong Celebration, and more.

April 23, 2015: Warner Bros., DC Entertainment, Mattel Unveil New All-Girl Superhero Franchise, and more.

April 16, 2015: Toys “R” Us Raises More than $2 Million to Benefit Special Olympics, and more.

April 9, 2015: Lego Dimensions Introduces a Whole New Universe of Play, and more.

April 2, 2015: Amazon Launches STEM Toys & Games Store, and more.

March 26, 2015: Toy State Agrees to Partnership with WWE, and more.

March 19, 2015: Toys “R” Us Times Square Lease Expiring, and more.

March 12, 2015: Marvel Rolls Out 2015 Toy Program for Avengers: Age of Ultron and More, and more.

March 5, 2015: Winona Capital Invests in Fat Brain Toys, and more.

February 26, 2015: Tentative Deal Reached to End Severe West Coast Port Backlog, and more.

February 19, 2015: TOTY Awards Recognize the Most Outstanding Toys and Games of the Year, and more.

February 12, 2015: Hasbro and Disney Team Up for Descendants Fashion Dolls and Accessories, and more.

February 5, 2015: Iconix Signs Agreement to Acquire Strawberry Shortcake Brand, and more.

January 29, 2015: Toy State Kicks Off Five-Race Sponsorship with Tommy Baldwin Racing, and more.

January 22, 2015: Retail Toy Sales Up 4 Percent on Building Sets, Electronics, Frozen, Says NPD Group, and more.

January 15, 2015: Target Corporation to Discontinue Canadian Operations, and more.

January 8, 2015: Rubie’s Expands Dress-Up Line, and more.

 

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