Tag: Target


by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2016
JadaNeitlichAnnounce CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA – June 3, 2016 – Jada Toys, Inc., a leading manufacturer of boys and girls toys, today announced the hiring of Scott Neitlich as Vice President of Marketing overseeing Jada’s new Metals figure toy line. Scott will be overseeing the marketing and fan outreach for their new line of die cast…


by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2016
 Select Target locations now offer a dedicated Funko section in their entertainment aisle! Make sure to stop by your local Target to find Pop! vinyl figures, Mystery Minis, Pop! Tees, Pop! Home, Rock Candy, and more, all in one easy to browse section full of Funko! Head to Target to get your Suicide Squad Pop!…


by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2016
TargetCivilWar1 Once Easter was over Target didn’t waste any time switching over their main aisle action figure endcap to reflect the upcoming Marvel release Captain America: Civil War. They have a massive motorized spinning poster with Captain America on one side and Iron Man on the other side mounted over the 3-way endcap. The endcap features…


by Daniel Pickett
April 4, 2016
IMG_1862 Tomorrow marks the release of Star Wars The Force Awakens on Blu-Ray and DVD and many stores are preparing some impressive displays.  Online I have seen some sneak peeks at some impressive displays that will be hitting other retail stores that look like a giant BB-8 or that have a huge Millennium Falcon flying over…


by Jim Abell
February 29, 2016
Just wondering…


by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
DCSHG1 Global Master Toy Licensee, Mattel, Among Other Key Partners, Debut Brand-New Merchandise Collection for Girls Available Exclusively at Target  All-New Television Special to Debut on Turner’s BOOMERANG Timed to Retail Launch in March BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)-– Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and DC Entertainment (DCE), in partnership with Mattel, announced an exclusive partnership with Target Corporation…


by Daniel Pickett
December 31, 2015
Lego2016AvengersIronSkull1 While at my local Target today I came across a few of the new 2016 Lego sets.   These will officially be on sale tomorrow.   There were new Star Wars build-a-character sets, new Marvel sets and there were two new Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice sets… which MIGHT CONTAIN SPOILERS. It’s cool to…


by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2015
TGT_StarWars_LA_Live_Media_2 In anticipation of the upcoming film “The Force Awakens,” Target is giving fans and families the ultimate opportunity to make more Star Wars memories with the Target & Star Wars Galactic Experience at L.A. LIVE. The event will feature stunning dome structures that come together to form an otherworldly and interactive Star Wars experience. The…


by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2015
ScreenHunter_160 Dec. 05 03.54 Hasbro’s Director of Product Design Steve Evans and Design Manager Bill Rawley take fans on a behind the scene look at the creation of Hasbro’s Target Exclusive remote controlled BB-8 droid from the upcoming Star Wars the Force Awakens feature film.


by Daniel Pickett
November 26, 2015
TargetStarWarsBB8 With the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens only weeks away and anticipation at an all-time high, Target is delivering a one-stop-shop for holiday gift giving this season with the perfect gifts for all Star Wars fans.  From light sabers to LEGO sets to the exclusive BB-8 remote control droid, some of the most…


by Daniel Pickett
November 7, 2015
Target3DMeKiosk1 Over the past several weeks many Target stores across the US have been remodeling their stores.   Aisles are now wider, some aisle have been shortened with new featured displays added, the electronics area had a major face lift and there are more interactive displays in many sections of the stores.   Now some of…


by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2015
IMG_9541 While I was out and about this week I saw the first batch of carded Pocket Pops at some of my local Target stores.   They are 3 little POPs for the price of one big POP!  This first wave includes The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Batman, Adventure Time and My Little Pony.  …


by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2015
HasTargetBB82 Force Friday is finally here and Target is delivering a one-stop-shop for fans to “Shop the Force” for the most in-demand Star Wars products – from an exclusive BB-8 droid from Hasbro to light sabers, LEGO® products and more.  With a meteoric rise of anticipation for the Dec. 18 release of Star Wars: The Force…


by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 2015
ScreenHunter_46 Aug. 31 01.16 Yesterday the weekly store fliers for retailers were released in newspapers across the country, and Target had a nice ad for their Force Friday event, including two coupons. To get the coupons on your smart phone you can text “Force10” or “Force25” to TARGET Select stores will be open late.   You can check here…


by Daniel Pickett
August 25, 2015
TargetSWShareForce2 In anticipation of “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens,” Target has announced the launch of “Share the Force” (ShareTheForce.Target.com), the first digital collection of Star Wars memories.  The collection, which will include celebrity fans Minka Kelly, Chris Hardwick and Bobby Moynihan, will go on to be archived at Lucasfilm – becoming an everlasting…


by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2015
TargetSWShareForce1 BE THE FIRST TO “SHARE THE FORCE” WITH TARGET AT D23 EXPO AUGUST 14 – 16 AT THE Share the Force booth (F6) next to Center Stage BE THE FIRST TO JOIN THROUGH #SHARETHEFORCE Target is creating the first-ever collection of Star Wars memories to be permanently archived at Lucasfilm. Attendees at D23 EXPO: The…


by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
  Holy Roy G. Biv, Batman! Our Rainbow Batman Pocket Pop! Keychains commemorate 75 years of Gotham’s guardian! You can find them exclusively at Target stores near you! Collect all six colors to keep your keyrings safe! Now Available at Target!


by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2015
TargetJuly15SWAisle1 My local Target store have done their late Summer toy aisle reset this past week and the most surprising thing in the new plan-o-gram is there is no more section for Star Wars toys.  From December 2014 to last week this is what the Star Wars section of my local Target in So Cal looked…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
SWBlackSlaveLeia1 The story was making the rounds on social media today of a father in Philadelphia being upset and “unable to explain” a Star Wars Black Princess Leia in Slave action figure to his two daughters.   The dad in the story can never quite seem to be able to articulate what has fueled his 10-minutes-of-fame faux-outrage,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
DCImagineTar7PkFt Target stores are starting to get in new DC Comics Super Friends Imaginext product, including a new exclusive 7-pack of figures.  The other item of note is that there are some new products revealed on the back of one of the packages. First up is the Target exclusive Heroes Vs. Villains 7 pack.  The litteral…