John Gessert, president and CEO of American Plastic Toys has been elected as chairman of the Toy Industry Association’s board of directors.
New York Toy Fair wrapped up its 111th year yesterday, after playing host to major releases from Disney, Nickelodeon, CBS, Funko and even the NBA.
The Toy Industry Association gave its predictions for the trends that will drive the toy industry this year.
Toy executives gathered in New York Saturday night to honor the year’s winners at the 14th annual Toy of the Year Awards.
Despite frigid temperatures, more than 30,000 people are expected to attend the 111th American International Toy Fair.
BookExpo America has teamed up with the Toy Industry Association, producers of the American International Toy Fair, to cross-promote their events.
Licensed toys play prominently in the list of finalists for the Toy Industry Association’s 2014 Toy of the Year Awards.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
Held annually in Dallas, Texas, the Toy Industry Association hosts the appointment-only event to showcase toy manufacturers’ newest product lines to long-lead buyers.
Licensing Expo and the American International Toy Fair are teaming up to cross-promote attendance at their 2014 shows.
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