Tag: The Toy Association


by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2017
New York, NY | December 5, 2017 – The Toy Association announced today that it will induct Andrea Barthello, co-founder and COO of ThinkFun Inc., Stan Lee, former editor-in-chief, publisher and chairman of Marvel Comics, and the late James R. Becker, founder of licensing company Anjar Co., into the esteemed Toy Industry Hall of Fame….


by Daniel Pickett
November 4, 2017
Public Celebration of Play and Entertainment for All Ages Triples in Size, Featuring More than 75 Exhibitors, Including Presenting Sponsors Spin Master and Toys“R”Us, and Dozens of Fun Activities for Families and Fans   NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Play Fair is back and bigger than ever! Hosted by The Toy Association in partnership with LeftField Media, the…


by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2017
Today the Toy Industry Association announce the nominees for all 14 categories the 2018 Toy Of The Year Awards.   This year is the SECOND year they have included an Action Figure of the Year category and the second year we here at AFi have the honor of helping them with the reveal announcement of that…


by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2017
Largest National Toy Association Expands Core Member Services and Launches New Ventures   April 24, 2017 | New York, NY – The Toy Association – the largest trade association of its kind in the world – today unveiled a new mission statement, new name, and major rebrand driven by an innovative strategic plan. Formerly called…