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The MotoTec Mini Quad is now featured at online motorized scooter and bike shop, UrbanScooters.com. This 24V quad is for kids age 5 - 8, travels up to 8 mph and can be ridden for approximately one hour on a single charge. - August 29, 2014 - UrbanScooters.com, Inc.
Global4PL Supply Chain Services, an industry leading supply chain consulting and global trade management company, announced today that Unipak Designs, a mayor toy designer and manufacturer, has selected Global4PL to provide customs brokerage and freight forwarding services. This new contract... - August 28, 2014 - Global4PL
UrbanScooters.com, America’s number one online store for electric and gas scooters and related parts and accessories has added a new product to their inventory. The MotoTec 24V Electric Dirt Bike is now available to customers across the nation. The bike is specially designed by a team of experts with the safety of kids of age 12 and above in mind. - August 26, 2014 - UrbanScooters.com, Inc.
Innovation Direct™ to be at Forefront of Presentation of Time Machine Invention to Potential Licensees
An innovative new product designed as an eye-catching new toy, the Time Machine, has been developed by Ronnie Jenkins of Youngstown, Ohio. The invention's unique design provides children with a product based on one of the most commonly fantasized about concepts throughout generations. The Time... - August 24, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
The indie mobile gaming company, Teensy Studios has announced the release of 6 new games for Android wearable devices. These games cover different genres and offer a lot of fun for the new Android Wear platform. - August 21, 2014 - Teensy Studios
Panal Puzzle is a simple, yet challenging puzzle game about shape and color that builds on the traditional block or tangram style puzzle by incorporating color into the mix. As you place the pieces on the board, the overlapping red, green, and blue tiles turn white. When the entire board has turned... - August 16, 2014 - J&J Studios LLC
An innovative new game product that is both entertaining and educational, the Roll-A-Word, has been developed by Gary Caffrey of Cobleskill, New York. The invention's unique design provides its participants with enhancement of vocabulary and spelling skills in a fun way. The Roll-A-Word boasts... - August 15, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Herobuilders.com all new custom action figures superstore. Now you can have a custom action figure that looks talks and dresses just like you or your favorite person with just 2 images. - August 13, 2014 - HeroBuilders
Have you ever wondered why most students never learn basic financial knowledge at school? And why is it mostly no fun at all to learn anything at school? We don't think about it often, but most teenagers have no idea about basic things regarding stock markets, investments, or setting up a business. - August 10, 2014 - The Game of Legends
New, multi-transforming plush toy animals entice children to discover and explore while learning about conservation and the protection of wildlife at a time when extinction rates reach their highest levels in history. - August 10, 2014 - Beyond Wonder, Inc.
Monster Factory, has a new line of plush toys coming to life—thanks to a successful Kickstarter campaign. The project, entitled The Mythicals: Handmade Plush Toys, was launched on Tuesday, July 15th. In only six days, with contributions from a slew of generous backers, the Monster Factory secured their $12,000 goal enabling them to start production on the first three characters in the new collectable line. - July 25, 2014 - Monster Factory
Pacific Solution Marketing, Inc. announces an exclusive licensing partnership with VIZ Media, LLC to produce weapons replicas from the widely popular BLEACH Anime series. - July 24, 2014 - Pacific Solution Marketing, Inc.
Dream Team Pets is a new educational kids’ toy. It’s a bedtime sleep aid that introduces a unique method for helping kids fall asleep, and it’s becoming very popular. Dream Team Pets recently won a Tillywig Sterling Fun Award and has also been featured in several blogs. - July 22, 2014 - OIC Toys
The National Lekotek Center is a toy lending library and resource center for children with special needs and their families. The National Lekotek Center has collaborated with Undercover Tape to make families aware of a resource that can help their children with sensory sensitivities and... - July 18, 2014 - National Lekotek Center
Monster Factory is re-imagining everyone’s favourite mythical beasts… in adorable plush form! They hope to raise enough funds via Kickstarter to have their new line manufactured in Toronto, Canada. - July 17, 2014 - Monster Factory
Mike H., New York resident and inventor, recently contracted South Florida invention assistance leader NewProductHelp.com to represent his Egg Eggcessory concept to potential licensees over the next 2 years. An innovative new product designed to provide a fun new twist to a traditional holiday... - July 16, 2014 - New Product Help, Inc.
Over 4,000 collectible toys will be sold in auction August 23rd. This is a unique opportunity to own a nostalgic piece of history and support The Houston Children's Hospital at the same time. - July 15, 2014 - Lewis & Maese Antiques & Auctions
An innovative and eye catching new toy product targeted at young children, the Kelia Toy, has been developed by Barbara Jane Grant Jackson of Summerville, South Carolina. The invention's unique design provides young consumers with a safe and entertaining method of enjoying the outdoors. The Kelia... - July 15, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Tap In Time is the Latest iOS Game from Jeans Applications - July 10, 2014 - Jeans Applications
Handmade cloth doll designer Dumyé ran its first therapeutic art workshop for orphans and foster children at the Maria Art Center in Sharjah. Working in collaboration with Start, a non-profit organisation, Dumyé gave girls and boys from the Social Care Centre the opportunity to create their own dolls. The workshop marks the first time Dumyé has made good on its brand pledge to gift a doll to a child in need for every one it sells. - July 06, 2014 - Dumyé
A simple yet innovative new product designed to both entertain and educate children, the Praise Ball, has been developed by Sheila Ivey of Las Vegas, Nevada. The invention's unique design allows children to enjoy physical activity while also being exposed to positive messages. The Praise Ball... - July 02, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
An innovative and eye-catching new product designed to be enjoyed by both babies and toddlers, the Magic Car, has been developed by Enrique Rodriguez of Gilroy, California. The invention's unique design provides very young children with a multi-functional toy that is sure to capture their attention... - June 29, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
An innovative new product designed to entertain and delight young children, the Demchak Toy, has been developed by Michael Demchak of Wheeling, West Virginia. The invention's unique design enables it to capture the attention of its users while also encouraging them to engage in healthy physical... - June 23, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Music fans go head-to-head on Lyrics With Friendz’ musical challenges. - June 13, 2014 - Igolf Productions
Skeleton Warriors are back and still bad to the bone! October Toys is creating a new line of 3.75" scale Glyos compatible PVC action figures starting with Baron Dark! - June 11, 2014 - October Toys
Subscribers re-discover popular games from the past. - June 10, 2014 - Retroscribe LLC
Any parent who has sold items in garage sales or online knows how frustrating it can be. Not only is it hard to make a decent profit from your children’s outgrown and unused items, but the prep work can be a royal pain with little reward. - April 17, 2014 - Somerset/Middlesex Just Between Friends
New iPhone App Creates a Local Online Marketplace of Mutual Friends for Facebook Garage Sale Group Members
Puhsh.com has released their iPhone App as a “Local. Social. Marketplace” which essentially takes the best parts of selling stuff locally and wraps it into a gamified, socially-based marketplace designed specifically for this quickly expanding base of used-retail connoisseurs. - April 08, 2014 - Puhsh Inc
An innovative new product designed to effectively address a common problem related to neatness around a home, the Pick A Duddle, has been developed by Charman Tatum of San Diego, California. The invention's unique design helps and encourages children and teenagers to keep their rooms tidy and... - March 24, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
New Outdoor Game Launches on Kickstarter. Lawn Battleship is a family-friendly outdoor game that creates an interactive version of a classic board game in your own backyard. - March 19, 2014 - Lawn Battleship
Freedom Within Foundation to release Gametasia on KickStarter on April 4th. While it may be Mel Wayne’s first tabletop game, ‘Gametasia’ has all of the hallmarks of a future classic. Not only does the Eight Great Games in one box allow players to experience a wide variety of gaming adventures, but its fantasy artwork, based on the branded story world of Planet Millennium, rewards gamers with graphic excellence. - March 17, 2014 - Freedom Within Foundation
Beloved Toy Store in Danger of Closing - March 13, 2014 - Lainie's Way
An innovative and eye catching new product designed to provide children with both entertainment and valuable lessons, the Polly Wog Dogs, has been developed by Jennifer Akins of Stateline, Nevada. The invention’s unique design helps to teach children important aspects of caring for and... - February 23, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Wonki Toys LLC, a New Utah Toy Maker, Launches New Giant Bubble-Making Kit That Allows Users to Create Enormous, Long-Lasting Bubbles and Announces Crowd-Funding Campaign on Kickstarter.com. Wonki Toys, LLC, today launched a Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign for its new Wonki Wands giant bubble-making kit that allows adults and children to create enormous, long-lasting bubbles—some as large as 40 feet long. - February 22, 2014 - Wonki Wands
A unique and memorable gift experience for today’s kids. - February 10, 2014 - TouringTeddies.com
Educational Game Manufacturer McNeill Designs Exhibiting at 111th Annual American International Toy Fair
Representatives of McNeill Designs for Brighter Minds will travel to New York City to exhibit at the 111th American International Toy Fair, the largest and most important toy and youth product trade show in the Western hemisphere. - February 09, 2014 - McNeill Designs for Brighter Minds
Bigger is Better: Mastercraft Collection Will Unveil Its Largest Scale Model Aircraft at the New York Toy Fair in 2014
Mastercraft Collection, LLC will bring to New York its biggest hand-sculpted scale model aircraft. - February 08, 2014 - Mastercraft Collection, LLC
Icon Heroes announced that it will debut items from the new lines at #TF14 Toy Fair 2014, to be held February 16-19 at the Jacob K. Javitz Center in New York City, booth 4926. - January 12, 2014 - Icon Heroes, LLC
On Thursday, December 12th, SML group opened what is to be the first of its three global RFID Technology and Innovation Centers. The center is located at Corby, Leicestershire, a town 75 miles north of London and home to SML’s UK operations. The group has plans to open a second center in the... - January 09, 2014 - SML Group Limited
An innovative and futuristic-fun card game that offers fun, entertaining competition with psychological benefits, the Travelight Game, has been developed by Marvilyn Rains of Port St. Lucie, Florida. The invention's unique content and structure provides its participants with valuable guidance with... - January 08, 2014 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Celestron(R) and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products Partner to Reveal Revolutionary Line of Telescopes and Optical Products
At CES 2014, Consumers Get First Look at Innovative Lineup of Telescopes, Microscopes and Sport Optics; Licensed Product Collection Timed to "COSMOS: A SPACETIME ODYSSEY," a 13-Part Series Airing on FOX in March 2014. - January 07, 2014 - Celestron
It is 2014 and we all want to save money. The question people ask is, what do you buy in January? What do you save in January? What are the best products to put into your stockpile for January? The list for January's sale cycle is right here. - January 06, 2014 - couponsdowork.com
Xclaimed Ministries gives away free toys, clothes, food, home decor items and a message of Hope. - December 17, 2013 - Xclaimed Ministries, Inc
An innovative new product designed to provide gaming enthusiasts with an exciting new challenge, the Money Game, has been developed by Juan Babilonia of Camden, New Jersey. The invention’s unique design renders it an entertaining way to pass the time while playing with friends and family. In... - December 15, 2013 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
Child Entrepreneur Greyson MacLean Created Cling Decals and Reusable Stickers to Add Another Dimension to LEGO® Brick Play. - December 14, 2013 - BrickStix LLC
An innovative new product designed to serve as an eye-catching toy that offers an unprecedented combination of features, the Walkabye, has been developed by Michael Owens of Chicago, Illinois. The invention’s multiple versions allow it to be enjoyed in both indoor and outdoor settings. It... - December 14, 2013 - Innovation Direct, Inc.
SoulJar Games announces its first original game release: Dice Crawl. The project will run a Kickstarter campaign from Dec 3rd, 2013 through January 2nd, 2014. - December 10, 2013 - SoulJar Games
Wham-O and The Wish Factory, Inc. have partnered to create exciting new merchandise collections for 2014 including a re-launch of iconic brands and the brand new Wham-O Extreme Sports line. - December 09, 2013 - The Wish Factory, Inc.
Best of US Publishing will release The Christmas Web for the 2015 holiday season. The Christmas Web - A family Tradition written by Kerry J Grinkmeyer and illustrated by Diane Whitman is a children's book based on Mr. Grinkmeyer's Christmas family tradition of over 22 years. The Christmas Web is a... - December 06, 2013 - The Best of US
Expansion Pack for Battle for Ruin Mist Roleplaying Game from Author Robert Stanek and Reagent Press
Reagent Press is publishing an expansion pack for the popular Battle for Ruin Mist Roleplaying Game created by Robert Stanek. - December 06, 2013 - RP Books & Audio - Reagent Press