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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

The happy accident that changed squirt guns forever

Jul 8, 2014
Lonnie Johnson dreamed of inventing, but never knew he'd be famous for a toy.
Posted In: squirt guns, toys, super soaker

The average Lego set appreciates better than stocks

Feb 27, 2014
All kinds of investors are excited about Lego's annual profits.
Posted In: lego, toys

Know who's really into action figures these days? Adults.

Feb 19, 2014
A dispatch from the New York Toy Fair.
Posted In: toys, action figures

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