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News Manufacturing General
August 6, 2020  

Spin Master takes $14.5M Q2 loss as Hatchimals, Paw Patrol sales slip

The toymaker lost less money than expected during the quarter

News Manufacturing General
October 23, 2019  

For toymaker Hasbro, trade wars are no fun

Price hikes may be on the way for consumers as company offsets rising costs.

News Electronics General
October 22, 2018  

Hasbro, trying to find footing, posts weak 3Q

Toymaker says it will cut jobs.

News Manufacturing General
April 25, 2018  

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.

News Manufacturing General
April 18, 2018  

Toy manufacturer Hasbro announces pilot recycling program

Donated toys will be transformed into materials used to make other things.

News General
July 31, 2017  

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.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 2, 2016  

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.

News Manufacturing General Production Technology
December 17, 2015  

Taiwanese “Star Wars” fan finds dream job crafting realistic lightsabers

The 32-year old sells his realistic blades for up to $400.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
August 12, 2015  

Rescue pups, robot dogs winners for Spin Master

Toronto toy manufacturer’s profits triple in Q2

News Manufacturing General
June 11, 2015  

Canada’s Spin Master buys US- based Cardinal toys

One the oldest US makers of games, puzzles and licensed products.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
February 28, 2014  

Mattel buying Canadian toy maker Mega Brands for US$460M

The Montreal-based company makes the Mega Bloks construction sets, which compete with Lego.