By: Ellen Metrick, Human Factors Specialist, UL LLC Recent events in the toy industry have dramatically changed toy distribution forever. First, it was the closure of Toys”R”Us®. Its 2019 shuttering left a substantial gap in the brick-and-mortar retail space. Now, Amazon might soon require smaller vendors to sell directly to consumers via Amazon Marketplace instead…
Guest Post by: Kate Karcher-Clark, founder of YOTTOY Productions, Inc. My passion for toys and design came at an early age in Memphis, TN, as the youngest of six children with a resourceful mother. As a child, I shopped with my mom and noticed all of the beautiful stuffed animals in “fancy stores” and longed…
Guest post by: Alison Grand, Founder and President, Grand Communications, Inc. Previously published on www.grandcommunications.com. Whether it’s for a $1 billion+ preschool brand, a top-rated TV series or a thriving toy, tech or consumer products company, following these basic guidelines will help you build and maintain an active and engaging social media presence that makes…
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