Spin Master takes $14.5M Q2 loss as Hatchimals, Paw Patrol sales slip
The toymaker lost less money than expected during the quarter
For toymaker Hasbro, trade wars are no fun
Price hikes may be on the way for consumers as company offsets rising costs.
Hasbro, trying to find footing, posts weak 3Q
Toymaker says it will cut jobs.
Canadian toy maker files patent suit against Mattel in US district court
Seeks injunction preventing US toymaker from using the patented mechanisms in Mecard transformable toys.
Toy manufacturer Hasbro announces pilot recycling program
Donated toys will be transformed into materials used to make other things.
Toronto toy company Spin Master acquires flying ring maker Aerobie
US company is best known for its flying ring, but also makes other flying discs and throwing toys.
Spin Master moves into outdoor toy segment with $85M acquisition
Swimways, based Virginia makes a pool toys including squirt guns, flotation devices and pool decor.
Taiwanese “Star Wars” fan finds dream job crafting realistic lightsabers
The 32-year old sells his realistic blades for up to $400.
Rescue pups, robot dogs winners for Spin Master
Toronto toy manufacturer’s profits triple in Q2
Canada’s Spin Master buys US- based Cardinal toys
One the oldest US makers of games, puzzles and licensed products.
Mattel buying Canadian toy maker Mega Brands for US$460M
The Montreal-based company makes the Mega Bloks construction sets, which compete with Lego.