LEGO Braille Bricks to Aid Blind, Visually Impaired Children
The LEGO Foundation and LEGO Group announced the launch of LEGO Braille Bricks, a pioneering project that will help blind and visually impaired children learn Braille. The Braille customized LEGO bricks were unveiled at the Sustainable Brands Conference in Paris, France.   The concept was first proposed to the LEGO Foundation in 2011 by the Danish Association of the Blind and again in 2017 by the Brazilian-based Dorina Nowill Foundation…
News Toys
TTPM’s 2019 Summer Most Wanted Toy List is Here
TTPM (that’s us!)  revealed its Summer Most Wanted Toy List featuring the hottest new toys at its annual Spring Showcase in New York today. Selected by TTPM’s editorial team, the showcased toys are set to be a hit among kids and consumers this spring and summer. On National Bring Your Kid to Work Day, the event has attracted media, social influencers, analysts and their kids who were keen to get…
Industry Outlook
Ideas to Grow Your Business: NPD’s Lennett Offers Insights on the Changing Toy Landscape at Annual Business Conference
By Laurie Chartorynsky, The Toy Association   It’s no secret that the changing toy, children’s entertainment, and retail landscapes are putting many toymakers on edge. To help business owners navigate the evolving toy market, join The NPD Group’s Juli Lennett, senior vice president and industry advisor to toys, during an engaging seminar at The Toy Association’s Annual Business Conference (ABC), taking place Tuesday, June 18 to Wednesday, June 19 in…