Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Power Kid Podcast

Jan 29, 2019

Mike Horn is responsible for some of the most accurate and detailed licensed collectibles of all time. His career has included early comic conventions to buying for Diamond Distributors to forming Palisades Toys and beyond. He has manufactured and distributed 100’s of original and IP products including action figures,...


Jan 22, 2019

The Chinese toy market is on the rise! With an average annual growth rate of almost 20% and the implementation of the two-child policy many in the industry are looking to develop hit toys for the over 236 million children under age 14 on the mainland.
 
Today I interview China market expert Kirsten Ytterbo to discuss...


Jan 15, 2019

Ben Callicott is focused on helping the toy community create forward thinking, ground breaking and important toys. While serving as the Head of Product for Primo Toys and launching the coding robot Cubetto (2MM raised from 10K backers) he became passionate about toys that teach modern day skills. His current project,...


Jan 8, 2019

Happy New Year! We start the year right with a conversation with one of the most experienced sales representatives I know, Les Friedland. He has worked in the toy industry for over 45 years and understands what will and won’t work at retail. He founded Les Friedland Associates in 1982 and has repped countless products...