Sales for the iconic Barbie doll have been dropping for the past few years, but Mattel isn’t ready to give up on their doll just yet! Instead, prepare for #TheDollEvolves. Barbie will have some new body types!
Attention IKEA shoppers! Check those toy boxes! IKEA is recalling LATTJO Tongue drums and LATTJO Drumstick sets. The rubber ball on the drumsticks can detach or be unscrewed, posing a choking hazard.
Little Alena Jonas’s birthday gift of a cool play diner got us thinking about all of the fun toys there are for imaginative play nowadays! We rounded up some super cool play sets – kitchens, play houses and more. Here are five of the funnest ones we found online! Take a peek!
Step2 is recalling approximately 14,000 of its Step2® Whisper Ride Touring Wagons, sold at Toys R Us for fall hazards. The removable blue seat backs can detach, causing the child in the wagon to potentially fall out, posing a fall hazard.
The company has received 29 reports of the seat back detaching, 28 of which resulted in children falling out of the wagon. 14 resulted in bumped heads and 9 resulted in bruises, scratches or lacerations.
The wagons were sold exclusively at Toys R Us and Toys R Us.com from February – August 2013 and retailed at $130.
The company is offering a repair.
Consumers should immediately stop using the wagon and inspect it to determine if the seat belt is attached to the removable blue seat back. If so, the wagon is included in this recall. Consumers with the recalled wagons should contact Step2 to obtain a free repair kit.
Contact Step2 toll-free at (866) 860-1887 or visit www.step2.com and click on “Product Recall” for more information.
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Mike the Knight is a new CG-animated preschool series that invites viewers into a fantastical world of castles, quests, dragons and trolls that centers on Mike, a young knight-in-training, with a bright future ahead of him. The son of the King and Queen of Glendragon, he is determined to follow in his father’s footsteps to become a brave and noble knight. Co-produced by HIT Entertainment and Nelvana, the series currently airs on Nick Jr., Monday-Saturday, from 7-8pm. A new line of books featuring Mike the Knight was just released from Simon & Schuster, an all-new toy line from Fisher-Price debuted at retailers, and Mike’s first home entertainment title, Knight in Training, is on DVD now from NCircle Entertainment.
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About HIT Entertainment
HIT Entertainment is one of the world’s leading pre-school entertainment companies, specialising in building powerful brands based on engaging stories. HIT Entertainment’s world-class portfolio includes Thomas & Friends®, Mike the Knight™, Fireman Sam®, Bob the Builder, Barney®, Angelina Ballerina®, Pingu® and Rainbow Magic®.
HIT Entertainment excels at creating and building globally successful brands which capture the hearts and imaginations of pre-schoolers and their families. This is achieved through exceptional storytelling in multiple formats, enhanced by creating high quality character-based products and experiences with best-in-class partners. HIT Entertainment’s lines of business span television and home entertainment production, content distribution, digital media, publishing, consumer products and live events and attractions. HIT Entertainment is a division of Fisher-Price and has operations in the UK, US, Canada, Hong Kong and Japan. For more information visit www.hitentertainment.com