toy industry

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Noun1.toy industry - an industry that manufactures and sells toys for childrentoy industry - an industry that manufactures and sells toys for children
industry - the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "each industry has its own trade publications"
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the leading global childhood development and play company, was recognized at the Toy Industry Association's Toy of the Year (TOTY) awards ceremony, winning the Toy of The Year Award in the Playset Category for the Hot Wheels Super Ultimate Garage, based on votes from toy retailers, media, TIA members and consumers.
JLL has completed a new, direct transaction for the Toy Industry Association Inc.
Dubai Representatives of the regional toy industry decided to form the GCC Toy Trade Association on the sidelines of the Paperworld Middle East and Playworld Middle East exhibition that concluded yesterday.
Parents do not compromise on their children's development," said Ahmed Pauwels, Chief Executive Officer of Epoc Messe Frankfurt GmbH, organisers of the region's foremost trade event for the toy industry -- Playworld Middle East.
As China has become the leader of the toy industry in the world and Chenghai has become the hub of the toy industry in China, a visit to the 'Toy Exhibition Centre Chenghai China' is equal to a trip to China.
Commissioner Kuneva and the European toy industry will sign a voluntary agreement' in May 2008.
If you're an industry outsider who believes the children's toy industry must be a satisfying place to work, take a look at the office politics and conflicts revealed behind the scenes in Mastering The Universe: He-Man And The Rise And Fall Of A Billion-Dollar Idea.
Gilbert, maker of erector sets and scientific toys, tried to keep on his loyal staff in the off season by manufacturing home fans, seasonal layoffs in the toy industry were common.
The guidelines were made available both to the public and to the toy industry.
If the image of the toy industry is high-volume, high-price electronic things that go beep in the night--or occasionally in the classroom--figures from the Toy Industry Association paint a different picture, and one that doesn't take any time to download.