2013 Toy Reports

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December 19, 2013: NPD Group: Cyber Monday Week Toy Sales Are Strong, Up from Last Year, and more.

December 12, 2013: The NPD Group: Retail Sales Results Indicate Green Black Friday for Toys, and more.

December 5, 2013: ShopperTrak: Retail Sales Up, Store Shopper Traffic Down During Weekend, and more.

November 27, 2013: Finalists for 2014 Toy of the Year Awards Unveiled, and more.

November 20, 2013: Walmart Matches Competitors’ Black Friday Deals One Week Early, and more.

November 13, 2013: Major Toy Retailers Welcome Shoppers on Thanksgiving with Black Friday Deals, and more.

November 6, 2013: New Disney Frozen Product Collection Available Now, and more.

November 1, 2013: Mattel’s Ever After High Launches Globally, and more.

October 24, 2013: The Big Toy Book Hosts Biggest Day of Holiday Play, and more.

October 17, 2013: Toys “R” Us Appoints CEO, Names President of U.S. Business, and more.

October 10, 2013: Monster High Stars in New DVD, Monster High: 13 Wishes, and more.

October 3, 2013: Rubie’s Develops Marvel Costume Line for U.S. and Canada, and more.

September 26, 2013: Hasbro Introduces Toys Based on Angry Birds Go!, and more.

September 19, 2013: Toy Industry Foundation Recruits for Leaders Circle, and more.

September 12, 2013: XOS Offers Free Webinar on Maximizing CPSIA Compliance, and more.

September 5, 2013: Toy Industry Association Accepting Nominations for 2014 Toy of the Year Awards, Board of Directors, and more.

August 29, 2013: Voting Opens for 2014 Toy Industry Hall of Fame Inductees, and more.

August 22, 2013: Disney Infinity Debuts at Toys “R” Us Stores Nationwide, and more.

August 15, 2013: Spin Master Continues Growth Through Acquisitions, and more.

August 8, 2013: Build-A-Bear Expands the My Little Pony Collection, and more.

August 1, 2013: The Big Toy Book Hosts Second Annual Sweet Suite Biggest Night of Play, and more.

July 24, 2013: VTech Introduces InnoTab 3S, and more.

July 18, 2013: Zodiak Kids Announces Partnership with TCG for Tickety Toc, and more.

July 11, 2013Techno Source Unveils New Line of Kurio Tablets, and more.

July 3, 2013VTech InnoTab 3 Available for Pre-order, and more.

June 20, 2013Warner Bros. and Jazwares Sign Partnership for Teen Titans Go!, and more.

June 14, 2013: Disney Interactive Launches Lone Ranger Play Set for Disney Infinity, and more.

June 6, 2013: China Toy Report: Construction Category Dominates Spending in 2012, and more.

May 30, 2013: Propel Equity Partners Acquires Alex Toys, and more.

May 23, 2013: Discovery Kids and Walgreens Partner for Line of Outdoor Toys, and more.

May 16, 2013: CPSC Filing Requirements Could Add $18.7 Million Burden on Industry, and more.

May 9, 2013Tek Recon Launches Kickstarter Campaign, and more.

May 2, 2013: LeapFrog Unveils New LeapReader, and more.

April 25, 2013: ABC and JPMA Will Not Merge, Plan to Continue Collaboration, and more.

April 18, 2013Mojang Appoints Jazwares as Minecraft Toy and Electronics Partner, and more.

April 11, 2013: McDonald’s and Activision Partner for Skylanders Giants Happy Meals, and more.

April 4, 2013Disney Closes LucasArts, Plans to License Star Wars to Game Developers, and more.

March 28, 2013Mattel’s UNO Game to Become Television Game Show, and more.

March 21, 2013CPSC Revises Third-Party Testing and Certification Requirements, and more.

March 14, 2013: Release of Disney Infinity Game Delayed to August, and more.

March 7, 2013: Tonner Doll Co. to Release Ralphie Figure from A Christmas Story, and more.

February 28, 2013: Smart Toys and Games to Release Angry Birds Strategy Game, and more.

February 21, 2013: Universal Signs Hasbro as Global Master Toy Licensee for Jurassic Park 4, and more.

February 15, 2013: American International Toy Fair Transforms NYC into Massive Playground, and more.

February 7, 2013: Activision Holds Skylanders Preview Event in Times Square, and more.

January 31, 2013: Mattel Launches New Global Entertainment Franchise Max Steel, and more.

January 25, 2013: Hasbro and The Tetris Co. Sign Licensing Deal, and more.

January 18, 2013: Disney Unveils Disney Infinity, and more.

January 10, 2013: Bravado and The Wish Factory Partner for Carly Rae Jepsen Products, and more.

January 3, 2013: Fundex Games Acquired by Private Equity Firm Propel Equity Partners, and more.

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