STIKBOT™ stop animation toy now available in South Africa

2016-09-08 16:10

PARTNERED WITH PRIMA TOYS: StikBot is a brand new, highly innovative toy that allows amateur film-makers of all ages to create, animate and share original stop-motion videos via an app.

Watch: Polite tot overwhelmed by toys

2016-06-23 11:21

"Oh my goodness!" can all toddlers be like this?

Consumers set to spend vast amount on toys

2015-12-06 18:02

Despite financial pressures, market indicators show that consumers still spend a vast amount on toys, according to an expert.

Google aims to patent child toy that pays attention

2015-05-23 11:43

Google has filed a patent for toys that pay attention to who is in a room and can interact with other media devices.

Germany's toy industry looks to latest trends

2015-01-26 10:30

It's all about the latest trends, established classics and the biggest earners at the largest toy fair in the world, but the volume of choice is overwhelming.

Fast-food ads lure kids with giveaways

2013-08-30 13:29

Fast-food advertisements targeting children tend to focus not on food, but on free toys, movie tie-ins and other giveaways, according to a new study.

Lego posts 36% profit gains

2012-08-31 16:04

Danish toymaker Lego has posted a profit jump of 36% for the first half of 2012 as it announced it would be recruiting 1 000 new employees this year.


How to organise your home better

2016-06-27 10:20

PARTNERED WITH JOHNSON'S BABY. Children and clutter go together! Here’s how to make sure you never stand on another building block in the dark.

Weird (and gross) things parents save

2016-05-30 12:55

Some call them memorabilia, but when does it become crazy?

Secret passion of adult toy-car fans

2015-06-26 13:17

Do you still play with toy cars as an adult? Don't feel ashamed if you do - 1 in 5 grown-ups admit doing so... even when no kids are around.

Hasbro pays Mexico tax authorities $65m

2015-02-05 10:35

The world's No. 2 toymaker, Hasbro has paid $65m to Mexican tax authorities in a settlement, following a probe into the company for possible for tax avoidance.

Model way to set a world record

2014-05-08 09:27

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu in England has broken the world record for the Longest Line of Toy Cars.

Laser toys can lead to blindness

2013-08-12 11:35

The FDA warns that lasers in toys can be dangerous to children, posing the risk of serious eye injuries and even blindness.

Ways to play

2009-09-26 22:06

Some kids just don't fit the mould.

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