toy fair 2

Hundreds of thousands of innovative and skill-building toys and games will make their debut in New York City this weekend. 

This weekend, Feb. 18- 21, more than 25,000 people with gather in New York City for the 114th North American International Toy Fair – the largest toy, game and youth entertainment product marketplace in the western hemisphere.

Produced by the U.S. Toy Industry Association (TIA), Toy Fair will open its doors at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Saturday, Feb. 18, showcasing hundreds of thousands of innovative and skill-building toys and games throughout the weekend.

An estimated 30,000 global play professionals – including 11,000 international buyers – will explore the massive 443,000 net square feet of exhibit space bursting with brand-new playthings from more than 1,100 toy companies.

“For more than a century, New York Toy Fair has seen the launch of countless timeless treasures – from Barbie and Mr. Potato Head, to Tickle Me Elmo and Silly Putty – and has evolved into a powerful gateway to the $87.4 billion global toy market,” Steve Pasierb, TIA president & chief executive, said in a statement. “With more than 100 countries represented at the marketplace and the U.S. toy industry coming off a very strong year, we look forward to seeing the global toy community raise the bar on creativity, ingenuity, and fun at Toy Fair 2017!”

Toy Fair will also showcase the year’s hottest trends in toys and celebrate their ability to transport kids to magical worlds through play. From skill-building creative toys to educational playthings for kids of all ages, Toy Fair will offer something for everyone.

In addition, Toy Fair will host several educational sessions that will cover toy safety, retail strategies, global market expansion, licensing, entrepreneurship and more. Toy Fair will also have special after-hours networking events throughout Toy Fair week. A full schedule of educational and networking events can be found at www.ToyFairNY.com.

newswirelogo

  • SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Everest Medicines, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing transformative pharmaceutical products that address critical unmet medical needs for patients in Greater China and other parts of Asia, today announced that the first patient has been dosed in a Phase 1b/2 study evaluating FGF401 in combination with PD-1 inhibitor, pembrolizumab, in patients with advanced solid tumors, such as hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

  • 中国上海, Aug. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 云顶新耀(Everest Medicines),一家专注于创新药开发及商业化的生物制药公司,致力于满足大中华区及其它亚洲市场未被满足的医疗需求,今日宣布在FGF401联合PD-1抑制剂Pembrolizumab用于治疗晚期实体瘤(例如肝细胞癌)的1b/2期临床研究中完成首例受试者给药。

  • HOUSTON, Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Houston Wire & Cable Company (NASDAQ: HWCC) (the “Company”) announced operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 and progress on its cost and debt reduction programs.

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Checkmate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMPI), a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing proprietary technology to harness the power of the immune system to combat cancer, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $15.00 per share. All of the shares are being offered by Checkmate. Checkmate’s common stock is expected to begin trading on the Nasdaq Global Market under the ticker symbol “CMPI” on August 7, 2020. The gross proceeds of the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by Checkmate, are expected to be approximately $75,000,000. The offering is expected to close on August 11, 2020, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. Checkmate has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 750,000 shares of common stock at the initial public offering price, less the underwriting discounts and commissions.

  • AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESW Capital, LLC (“ESW”) – confirms that it has delivered today an application to the Ontario Securities Commission (the “OSC”) for an exemption from the “majority of the minority” requirement contained in Section 2.29.1(c) of National Instrument 62-104 (the “Exemption”) in connection with its previously announced intention to make an offer to acquire any and all subordinate voting shares (the “Shares”) in the capital of Optiva, Inc. (TSX:OPT) (“Optiva”) at the price of CAD $60 per Share (the “Offer”).

Contact Us

Retail Merchandiser Magazine

Cringleford Business Centre,
Intwood Road Cringleford,
Norwich, UK, NR6 4AU

  +44 (0) 1603 274 130

Click here for a full list of contacts.

Back To Top