| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:09 PM
I was interested to see this announcement due to the fact that I have two old cribs sitting in the attic! Now, through February 17th, Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores are hosting a "Great Trade-In" where parents can exchange their out-of-date cribs and...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:54 AM
The annual Hess Truck hits stores today! This collectible is a no-fail holiday hit, year after year. Good luck finding one for your child!
Excerpts from a press release:
The 2013 Hess Toy Truck and Tractor can be...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:12 PM
Hartford Baking Company hosts a toy drive to benefit the Connecticut Children's Medical Center Wednesday. Stop in between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Wednesday with a new, unwrapped toy donation and receive a free coffee drink of your choice.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Toys R Us is recalling these remote-controlled helicopters.
According to the press release from the CPSC:
The rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers or nearby items. This recall involves...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:43 PM
Toys R Us is recalling this Activity Walker by Imaginarium due to choking hazards.
Click here for more information from the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:49 AM
Recently, I received many emails about the 110th American International Toy Fair which was held in New York City from February 10th through the 13th.
I love to play with my sons...and I definitely dork-out in the toy aisles from time to time, studying...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:38 PM
Sassy and Carter's branded Hug N' Tug baby toys are being recalled due to a choking hazard.
These toys were sold at Target, Toys R Us and on Amazon.com between July and October of 2012.
Click here for more pictures and information from the CPSC.
| Nov 27, 2012
| 7:09 AM
According to many news reports, Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales were way up this year.
So, have you started toy shopping?
I'm buying up the usual suspects: Legos, Pokemon cards and books.
But, I always like to find some new, surprising toys...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
A federal judge has sided with Mattel in its claim that it fully owns the rights to "Masters of the Universe," despite a writer's contention that his work on four comics packaged with the action figures entitled him to an ownership interest in the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:08 AM
March 10, 2014 - Burbank, CA - Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated bands Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry will hit the road in June for an extensive summer amphitheatre and arena tour. Also on the bill, performing an acoustic set, are...
| Mar 10, 2014
Hersch Klaff, a one-time bidder for the Chicago Cubs, has partnered with some of the biggest names in the investment business — the Pritzker family, Cerberus Capital Management, Lubert-Adler, Sun Capital and Blackstone, to name a few.