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Toy Association names top toy trends for holiday season

The Toy Association reported the top toy trends of the 2022 holiday season — from toys that immerse families in play experiences away from their devices, to purpose-driven play that introduces children to diversity, environmental... more »

Comfort and creativity shape Atlanta Apparel trend report

Atlanta Apparel has released its exclusive semi-annual trend report, developed by its in-house fashion office, previewing upcoming Spring/Summer 2023 colors, prints and styles available at the upcoming October Atlanta Apparel, October 11-15 at AmericasMart Atlanta.... more »
TrendWatch IMC

IMC’s TrendWatch Fall 2022 explores new products

International Market Centers’ (IMC) TrendWatch forecast explores the myriad new products at the Fall 2022 High Point Market through three unique themes: Entwine, Midnight and Modernity. Examples of the trends – as presented by exhibitors... more »

IMC offers Trendsetter Programming for Fall 2022 High Point Market

International Market Centers (IMC) will present 1,000+ permanent showrooms and temporary exhibits featuring fresh, new furniture, décor, lighting, rugs and more in its 17 Downtown properties – including the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC) which... more »

AmericasMart and ADAC present dual-venue design destinations

AmericasMart Atlanta and the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center (ADAC) are collaborating for the fourth consecutive year to create the Southeast’s premier dual-venue design destination, Sep. 19-22. The two design-focused markets will offer product selections from... more »
Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 Awards at Las Vegas Market2

Gift Shop Plus and Stationery Trends celebrate the 40 Under 40 winners

Gift Shop® Plus & Stationery Trends magazines honored 40 young professionals during the in-person Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 Awards Ceremony at Las Vegas Market on Sunday, July 24. This meet-and-greet celebration was held... more »
expansive collection of games and puzzles to build upon new traditions for families to enjoy during the holidays, all from DEMDACO

Family Time

As seen in Holiday Shop 2022. The pandemic brought families together, creating a space for bonding opportunities, such as playing games and puzzles. The ripple effects of that time spent with family mean that more... more »

Spielwarenmesse plans to release 2023 toy trends in October

In the retail trade, toy trends play an important part in shaping the product range and can affect the success of the business. In such matters, the Spielwarenmesse relies on the expertise of its Trend... more »

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