This month’s featured video looks at the business of toys. What’s driving the industry? Where are the growth opportunities? — film merchandising, technology, traditional, collectibles? For answers, CCTV collared TIA Vice President Ken Seiter on the floor of the New York Toy Fair.
A tip of the hat to Abigail Baker, a 6-year-old from Victoria B.C and the inspiration behind Stargazer Lottie. The historic doll made it all the way from her imagination to the International Space Station, where equipped with a telescope and tripod, it will supervised by British astronaut Tim Peake. In Abigail’s words: “It was super awesome.”