Toys“R”Us Experts Available to Discuss the Hottest Toys and Trends of 2014
Plus Helpful Services for Busy Shoppers
With the official start of the holiday shopping season only weeks away, Toys“R”Us is excited to unveil its 2014 Holiday Hot Toy List, THE definitive selection of toys sure to bring the magic of play to life and create memorable moments. Carefully chosen after a comprehensive process conducted by in-house toy experts, the #TRUHotToyList serves as a guide to help parents, friends and family make kids’ holiday wishes come true.
Below are examples of the hot toys for this holiday season categorized by age group:
• Baby’s First Christmas: Bright Starts™ Having a Ball!™ Hide & Spin Monkey™ from Kids II®
• 13 months to 2 years: Giggly Gears™ Twirltable™ from Little Tikes®
• 2 to 4 years: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Stretch ‘N’ Shout Leonardo from Playmates Toys®
• 5 to 7 years: Disney Frozen Snow Glow Elsa from Tolly and MAX Tow Truck™ from JAKKS Pacific, Inc.
• 8 to 11 years: Charmazing™ Color Me Up! from Wooky Entertainment Inc. and
Mutant Mania™ Mutant Masher from Moose Toys™
• Big Kids: Hot Wheels® Street Hawk™ Remote Control Flying Car from Mattel®
This year, Toys“R”Us is making it even easier to shop for the season’s most sought-after toys. Now, the company’s most loyal customers have the ability to earn more rewards faster through the updated Rewards“R”Us program. For added convenience, gift-givers can also take advantage of online layaway and Price Match Guarantee at Toys“R”Us. And, those seeking hot toys in a hurry can find great gift recommendations in the “Gift Express” shop at the front of all Toys“R”Us stores, or online using the new Gift Finder.
As shoppers begin searching for the gifts that kids – and kids at heart – hope to see under the tree on Christmas morning, Toys“R”Us toy experts are available to discuss the popular trends influencing toy-buying decisions this year, including The Pet Shop, Out of this World, Customizable Creations and Lights, Camera, Toys!
From furry friends such as FurReal Friends® Get Up and Go My Walpkin’ Pup™ and other-worldly characters from Skylanders Trap Team™, to items that stimulate creativity like LEGO® FUSION Town Master and represent kid-favorite characters such as PAW Patrol Lookout HQ Playset™, this season’s trends reflect the playthings topping kids’ wish lists.
For more information, visit Toysrus.com/HotToys
About Adrienne O’Hara
Adrienne grew up playing with toys, including Barbie dolls, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Cabbage Patch Kids, Pound Puppies and Power Wheels – all of which are ingrained in today’s pop culture. Now, with a career at Toys“R”Us, she is lucky enough to relive her childhood daily, keeping her a “Toys“R”Us Kid” at heart. As a toy industry expert and new mom, Adrienne has participated in hundreds of radio and television interviews, providing parents with her unique insight about the hottest toys and helpful shopping tips.