Spin Master launches KumiKreator at Smyths Toys with International Friendship Day events

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Spin Master and Smyths Toys Superstores are celebrating a successful partnership for an exclusive launch event for arts & crafts brand KumiKreator. In a joint celebration of International Friendship Day, the retailer hosted events at ten of its UK stores this weekend, where kids were encouraged to make friendship bracelets with the new range. Stores in Leeds and Crawley were …

Vivid details toys inspired by Tiana Toys AndMe

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‘During previews, we will be unveiling the full line backed by an innovative marketing programme that we believe will make these the ‘must have’ toys for 2018,’ says Vivid’s Mary Wood. Global toy firm, Vivid, has joined forces with YouTube sensation, Tiana and her channel Toys AndMe, to develop a new line of toys. A range of mini dolls, play-sets …

Bandai celebrates Friendship Day with Miraculous promotions

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Bandai partnered with the UK’s number one kids radio station, Fun Kids as well as YouTube influencer Ruby Rube. Bandai has celebrated International Friendship Day with a series of promotions for its blockbuster brand Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir. The firm partnered with children’s radio station in the UK, Fun Kids, Bandai hosted a Miraculous Friendship Day which aired …

Mattel announces one of a kind Tiana Enchantimals Doll

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The partnership was brought to life on Tiana’s channel and encourages kids to celebrate friendship. Mattel has partnered with Tiana Toys AndMe to honour the YouTube influencer with a one-of-a-kind doll to celebrate the launch of the new animal-themed doll line Enchantimals. “We couldn’t wait to create Tiana in miniature as an Enchantimals doll, honouring Tiana as a special member …

Creative Celeste to feature exclusive content in new girls’ magazine – Mixit!

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The new multi-character magazine is aimed at girls aged 4-9. Mixit will encompass a selection of the most prominent brands of the moment, including Powerpuff Girls, Glimmies, Shopkins Shoppies, L.O.L. Surprise!, DC Super Hero Girls, Lego Friends, Little Live Pets, Molang and Masha and the Bear. In addition, it will include exclusive content from top YouTube vloggers Emily Tube and …

Viral Talent continues to grow with exciting new Kidfluencer Talent!

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Viral Talent continues to grow with exciting NEW Kidfluencer talent! Viral Talent, the leading social talent agency within the kids space are excited to announce the signing of three new UK kidfluencers to their unique and budding talent roster. Social sensations Ruby Rube, DomVlogs and Farouk James have all joined the Viral Talent family. Learn more about these guys below: …

Tube surfers: The young stars that are taking over YouTube

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Here at ToyNews, we like connecting people and while the conversation around the rise of YouTube influencers appears to be hot topic this month, Laura Edwards, commercial director at the talent management firm, Viral Talent talks us through the importance of nurturing the new online stars of today. Over the last two years, we have seen children who have been …

YouTube star Tiana breaks internet record with new Christmas charity single

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The new single Snowflake from the star of YouTube’s Toys AndMe channel has reached nearly 360,000 views within 24 hours of going live YouTube star Tiana of the hit channel Tiana Toys AndMe has broken the internet record for the most viewed Christmas video in 24 hours. The eight-year-old internet sensation-turned pop princess has set a new record with her …

YOUTH-TUBE Meet the toddler YouTube star who has racked up more than a billion hits and could be worth £585,000 A MONTH from ad revenues

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THE adorable playtime adventures of Emily Cozmiuc have racked up more than a billion hits and almost 1.5 million subscribers on YouTube. Some of her more popular videos include her pushing a tiny shopping trolley around Toys R Us, being pulled along by her sister in a cart train full of Minnie Mouse Toys and a skit of her stealing her …

IT’S ALIVE! Hatchimals the new must-have toy that’s a cross between a Tamagotchi and Furby!

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DUBBED the real-life Tamagotchi, this mysterious egg literally hatches on its own into an interactive toy – but it takes a lot of work and you’ve got to give it some love. The new egg-shaped toy, named Hatchimal, lets kids tap, rub and listen to the creature inside which responds with lights, sounds and tapping back until the time is right …