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Gifts & toys

VIDEO: How Lego is killing it after almost 90 years
Iconic toy brand Lego evokes fond childhood memories for many. Image: Supplied.
Marketing

VIDEO: How Lego is killing it after almost 90 years

From savvy collaborations with Adidas to inspiring store designs and innovative product development, Lego still remains one of the most powerful brands in the world. After all, when you think of a toy bric...
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Gifts & toys Archives

Alceon to open new certified Lego store in NSW

The new store will include a wide selection of Lego sets, including regular limited editions, activities and events only...
Gifts & toys

From the source: Louis Mittoni, Toys ‘R’ Us, Babies ‘R’ Us

Hobby Warehouse owner on bringing the iconic retail brand back to life.
Gifts & toys

From the source: Dean Salakas, The Party People

The CEO of the specialist retailer shares the big wins and challenges he experienced last year.
Openings & closings

The Party continues across Australia

The Party People is planning to expand its bricks-and-mortar presence this year.
Gifts & toys

Last-minute Christmas gift ideas from innovative retailers

Contributor Nathan Bush has got your Christmas shopping all wrapped up.

How Toymate is taking up the mantle of Toys ‘R’ Us

The family-owned toy chain is creating new experiences for customers.
Management

From the source: Ben Hare, Tinyme

The COO talks challenges and huge opportunities of customised kids' products.

Alceon opens first certified Lego store in Melbourne

Store opening at Westfield Doncaster draws five-hour-long queue.

Locations announced for new Lego stores in Queensland

Stores opening in Robina Town Centre and Chermside shopping centre.

Lego announces first Victorian store

The Westfield Doncaster store will be the brand's first in Victoria.
Marketing

Halloween in Australia: “It’s becoming a really big event”

The Party People is opening a 3000sqm Halloween pop-up in Melbourne next month.
Pureplay

From the source: Sarah Donges, Box for Monkeys

Retail veteran on building a brand for "bored kids".

Inside the Australian relaunch of Toys ‘R’ Us

Toy juggernaut returning to the local market in a ‘big’ way.

Toys ‘R’ Us launches on eBay

New store adds more than 4000 items to the online marketplace.
International

Enter through the gift shop

The flash new MoMa store in Tokyo is the latest example of museum shops upping their game.