Chicago Toy and Game Group to Host Largest Toy & Game Inventor Event in the World
At the International Toy & Game Innovation Conference, knowledge is power. The high-impact networking and educational opportunity available at the conference is a place where both industry leaders and those looking to get involved in the industry can come together to share key insights. With unrivaled opportunities for confidential meetings, knowledge sharing, panel discussions, resource pooling, and more, this idea-charged business conference aims to educate and offer advice while ultimately providing tools to improve and increase business. Attendees will meet top executives from Hasbro, Spin Master, NASA, Mayfair Games, Marbles, BOTI and many others. Click here for more.
Chicago Toy & Game Group Reveals Details of TAGIE Awards, Including 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
It's all fun and games at the 2014 Toy & Game Inventor of the Year (TAGIE) Awards, presented by the Chicago Toy & Game Group. Hosted in Chicago on November 21, 2014, the TAGIE Awards unite industry leaders from inventors to manufacturers and retailers for a night of celebration, commemoration, and this year's theme—comedy. Among the accolades announced is the notable honor of the Lifetime Achievement Award, a closed category judged by experts. The Chicago Toy & Game Group is pleased to acknowledge the beneficiary of this year's Lifetime Achievement Award:The Kohner Family, who has been revolutionizing the toy and game industry for almost 75 years, and are one of the country's most prolific and respected innovators. Click here for more.
High Point Market Features Variety of Children's Products
With seven product categories under the Juvenile umbrella, High Point Market, which took place October 18-23, featured over 100 children's companies at its fall show. The show has been around for longer than a century, and has made its mark as an international trade show leader in home furnishings. The juvenile catagories featured at the show included Bunk Beds; Cribs; Decorative Accessories; Desks; High Chairs; Lighting; and Top of Bed. Companies featured in these categories included IMAX Worldwide, Kinwai USA, ACME Furniture, Namuh, and many others. Click here for more.
Look What's Hopping at Douglas Company
Things are definitely hoppening at Douglas Company with so many new bunnies for spring 2015. The New Hampshire-based plush and lifestyle gift creator has 14 new cuddly cute bunnies on the trail. Big and tall or sweet and small, bunnies of all shapes and sizes are hopping all over the Douglas' design tables. Choose from the 7-inch variety that sits on their haunches and includes Willow, the tan bunny; Tulip, the pink bunny; or Snow Drop, the ivory bunny. With the new Loveable Bunny Assortment, you'll find Peachy Bunny and Tumble Bunny in two sizes, large (18 inches) or small (13 inches). Click here for more.