Toys n Playthings December 2021

Don’t miss out on the latest edition of TnP! The December issue is packed with pages of news, views, and hot products.  

In our features section: we give a sneak peak of what’s on show at The Toy Fair 2022, share the latest mischievous antics of the Elves Behavin’ Badly dolls, reveal the Toy Retailers Association’s DreamToys for Christmas – and turn the spotlight on products for aspirational and inspirational play.  

In our special reports section: we catch up with Rebecca Lazarus, senior brand manager of VTech; Gwen Ottenberg, owner of Imagine That Toys in the U.S. state of Kansas; Carla Ringer, children’s toy and book buyer of garden centre group Blue Diamond; Charlotte Khan, founder and owner of Moo Like a Monkey; and Martin Blyth, director of Heart of England Wildlife Park.

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Plus: TnP’s December issue includes our regular features Talking Retail, where this month indies tell us what’s selling well in the run-up to Christmas; Trade Talk, where suppliers reflect on their key achievements and challenges of 2021; and Diary of a Toy Shop, where Hazel McCarthy, owner of Toy Corner in Galway, looks back on the past 12 months of trading.

And: there’s pages of must-read opinions from our regular columnists the U.S. Toy Association, retail expert John Ryan, The Insights Family and Generation Media – along with the all the latest product, retail, people, licensing and media news to keep you totally up to date on what’s happening in the toy industry!   

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