Monthly Archives: February 2010

New York Toy Fair

The last big toy fair of the season featured appearances from Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Barbie as a video camera, and me as the Marketplace at Sears.com spokesperson.  Now, both Iron Man and Barbie had better suits than me, but small toy companies seemed pretty excited to hear the presentation about Marketplace.  Marketplace […]

Nurenberg Toy Fair

It was like Toy Land /Disneyland mash up!  I got to take a sneak peek into Europe’s toy trends for 2010 and wear lederhosen in public.  I’m writing this one up as the ultimate business trip! For Moms and marketers looking for the latest toy trends from the continent, I didn’t find any shockers.  Big […]