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Adventures in Experience Design, an activity book created by Carolyn Chandler and Anna Van Slee is more than it humbly describes itself on the vibrant front cover. Packed with activities, games, case ...

PEOPLE OF PLAY (POP) TO HOST 2ND IN WEBINAR SERIES FOR PR/BRAND/MARKETING PROFESSIONALS IN THE TOY, LICENSING AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRIES Opportunity to Find Out What You Need to Know about Awards,...

Hi Donna!  Great to see you at the ASTRA Show after so many years! Can you share with our readers your roles and responsibilities in our industry? I’m the VP of Advertising and Market...

Hey POPers,I just wanted to share my excitement this week at seeing a recent project finally land on shelf at Walmart!Jurassic World Dinosaur Dart Blasters may seem a little \"out there\" to those famil...

“Right Brain Red” by Reyn Guyer with Tim Walsh is not only perfect for those looking to break into the toy and game industry, but for anyone with an entrepreneurial spirit. Guyer, who crea...

    There are a variety of awards that toys and games can earn, and the purpose and value of those awards can very greatly. But, since 1978, one of the most prestigious – and valua...

Pickagram is a Tangram with a modern twist. It was designed using the Golden Ratio along with the Fibonacci Sequences 13, 55, and 89. You can use Pickagram\'s 7 magnetized pieces to create over 100 3d ...

  Hi Alan! Thank you for taking time to answer a few questions for our readers! What are your roles and responsibilities in our industry? I like to think that my role is to develop and manufa...

In “Dream Doll: The Ruth Handler Story,” Ruth Handler, creator of Barbie, co-founder of Mattel, and founder of Nearly Me prosthetic breasts, along with author Jacqueline Shannon, tells her...

Paris, France is known for many things, no? Wine, bread, classy Parisian fashion, and the list goes on and on. Did you also know that Paris, France is home to a Disneyland Park, which is celebrating i...

Tait & Lily, Inventors of Betcha Can't!