The merch is strong with this one

Sep 3, 2015
Disney's 'Force Friday' is a huge promotion for a 'Star Wars' movie 3 months away.
Posted In: Star Wars, disney, Toys R Us, Walmart, toys

Lego's tiny bricks are bringing in huge profits

Sep 2, 2015
A decade ago they were close to bankrupt. Now, everything is awesome.
Posted In: lego, toys, Earnings
An interior shot of Big Fun Toys in Cleveland, OH.

Big Fun Toys plays the niche card

Aug 31, 2015
Owner Steve Presser fights online shopping and price checking with kindness.
Posted In: childrens toys, Small Business, toys

Claw machines: The most enjoyable way to get scammed

Jun 26, 2015
Kai Ryssdal talks with Phil Edwards from Vox about the money behind those cranes.
Posted In: claw machine, toys, profit

Hasbro's new princesses, and growth strategy

Apr 20, 2015
Hasbro has long been known for brands like Nerf and G.I. Joe.
Posted In: childrens toys, toys, Hasbro

Why toymaker Hasbro could buy DreamWorks Animation

Nov 13, 2014
Answering the question of why a toy company would want to own a movie studio.
Posted In: dreamworks, Hasbro, toys

The 21-year-old who owns a factory in China

Oct 28, 2014
Alex Shlaferman founded his multi-million-dollar company at the age of 16
Posted In: toys, Entrepreneur

Kai Ryssdal vs. the American Girl Store

Jul 24, 2014
We went behind the scenes with Jean McKenzie, executive vice president for American Girl.
Posted In: American Girl, dolls, toys, Mattel