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Toys from 2012 New York Toy Fair

Global Toronto’s The Morning Show February 16, 2012

Founder and CEO of Parent Tested Parent Approved, Sharon Vinderine, joins the show to talk about the newest toys and trends from the 2012 New York Toy Fair.Founder and CEO of Parent Tested Parent Approved, Sharon Vinderine, joins the show to talk about the newest toys and trends from the 2012 New York Toy Fair.

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Tomorrow’s
Toys Today

ABC Money Matters February 10, 2012

Tomorrow’s Toys Today, Best Offerings Under $30 (with Toy Insider Mom)

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Blingoos - Video Review

TimeToPlayMag.com February 7, 2012

In 2012, the Inkoos characters are getting a sparkly new look. Blingoo Inkoos come with three Inkoos washable markers that attach to a key loop on the Inkoos character. Kids use the markers to draw and color on the Inkoos character, but kids can also add some "bling" with the four washable glitter glue pens and 12 colorful stick-on gems

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Toys from 2012 New York Toy Fair

Global Toronto’s The Morning ShowFebruary 16, 2012

Founder and CEO of Parent Tested Parent Approved, Sharon Vinderine, joins the show to talk about the newest toys and trends from the 2012 New York Toy Fair.

Read More

Tomorrow’s Toys Today

ABC Money MattersFebruary 10, 2012

Tomorrow’s Toys Today, Best Offerings Under $30 (with Toy Insider Mom)

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Blingoos - Video Review

TimeToPlayMag.comFebruary 7, 2012

In 2012, the Inkoos characters are getting a sparkly new look. Blingoo Inkoos come with three Inkoos washable markers that attach to a key loop on the Inkoos character. Kids use the markers to draw and color on the Inkoos character, but kids can also add some "bling" with the four washable glitter glue pens and 12 colorful stick-on gems

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Last-Minute Stocking Stuffers

TODAY ShowDecember 21, 2011

Laurie Schacht, co founder of ToyInsider.com shares fun and unique stocking stuffers that will make your Chistmas morning memorable.

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This Year’s Hottest Toys

CBS AtlantaDecember 7, 2011

Toy Insider's Laurie Schacht discusses this years Hottest Toys.

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Annoying Orange: Local Toymaker puts out line of characters in time for holidays

Sun SentinelOctober 24, 2011

Move over Justin Bieber, Annoying Orange gets a shot at toy stardom.

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Inkoos Plush DIY Toys for Kids

MetroParent.comOctober 24, 2011

Kids like to draw – and they aren't always particular about where they do it. They'll draw on the walls, the carpet and even each other – three places that markers ideally don't belong. But c'mon mom: Paper can be boring sometimes! So give your little rascals Inkoos, a plush 3-D canvas where they can exercise their budding Picasso skills.

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Inkoos Toy Review

TimeToPlayMag.comOctober 18, 2011

Kids will like expressing themselves through customizing their own soft Inkoos friend. There are lots of creative possibilities with this toy. As the Inkoos slogan says, "If you can think it, you can ink it!"

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Justin Bieber’s Haircut Cost Me $100,000

CNN MoneyOctober 7, 2011

When Justin Bieber chopped off his trademark shaggy sideswept hairdo last February, legions of tween "Beliebers" gasped in shock.

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WB hops on Bridge Direct, Lands worldwide master toy, game licensing right to ‘Hobbit’

VarietyOctober 6, 2011

The Bridge Direct has landed the worldwide master toy and game licensing rights for Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit" films, helmed by Peter Jackson.

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Justin Bieber Real Hairstyle Dolls - Toy Review

TimeToPlayMag.comSeptember 29, 2011

Fans of Justin Bieber will definitely want these dolls. The fashions and the hairstyle are realistic. These dolls are all about collectability and letting fans relive or create a Bieber concert, music video, TV appearance, or other Bieber experience.

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Time to Play Holiday 2011 Most Wanted Toys (Justin Bieber Rockin’ Tour Bus and Concert Stage)

CNBC.comSeptember 29, 2011

Last week, the retailers took a crack at picking the hot toys for the upcoming Christmas holiday season, and this week, it’s the publications that write and review toys that are taking a crack at it. But ultimately, the only lists that matter are the ones children write with their wishes.

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Forecasting the Next Hot-Holiday Toys: 5 to Watch (Justin Bieber Real Hairstyle Dolls)

SmartMoney.comSeptember 27, 2011

Santa’s sack might be full of dead dolls and monsters this year, if the latest hot holiday toy predictions play out. But to get wish-list items, you’ll need to shop early.

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Back to School Toys VIDEO (Inkoos)

ABC NewsSeptember 6, 2011

Toy Insider's Laurie Schacht discusses inexpensive toys that help educate.

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GEORGE VORKAS JOINS THE BRIDGE AS GENERAL MANAGER, NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Press ReleaseOctober 2009

Li & Fung Veteran is the latest addition to Jay Foreman's new Executive Team

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Toy Vet Foreman Builds New CP Bridge

KidScreenOctober 2009

I’s been just over a year since Jay Foreman left Malibu, California-based Jakks Pacific after selling his toyco Play Along to the company in 2004. He’s not letting his 20-some years of experience in the kids biz languish, and is putting it to use through a new venture.

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"THE BRIDGE" HELPS CONNECT THE INDUSTRY

Press ReleaseSeptember 1, 2009

New Company Seeks to "Bridge" the Gaps within the Children's Consumer Product Business

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5 Questions

The Toy BookMay/June 2009

with Jay Foreman , President and CEO, Acorn Managment Group/The Bridge.

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