2016 Best Toys are at AmericasMart Atlanta

The American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) recently announced its 2016 Best Toys for Kids award winners. We’re honored to have nearly all of the winners represented here at AmericasMart this week. Check out the list below and click the links to see where to find them at Market.

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The 2016 Best Toys for Kids award winners are:

Active Play
Kidoozie Counting Pogo Jumper –  International Playthings
Slackers Ninjaline Intro Kit b4Adventure – Brand 44 LLC

Choose Your Own Category
Rock and Roll It! Piano – MukikiM Toys
Sneaky Cards – Gamewright, a division of Ceaco

Classic Play 0-7 Years
Rat-A-Tat Cat – Gamewright
WOW Flip ‘n’ Tip Fred – Reeves International, Inc.

Classic Play 8+ Years
Snap Circuits Jr. – Elenco Electronics
Rubik Cube 3×3 – Winning Moves 

Constructive Play 0-7 Years
Robot Engineer – Thames & Kosmos

Constructive Play 8+ Years
Geckobot – Thames & Kosmos

Creative Arts Play 3-7 Years
Craft-tastic Kindness Kit – Ann Williams
Fuzzeez Husky – The Orb Factory 

Creative Arts Play 8+ Years
Peacock Silk Painting – Hotaling/Djeco
Sew Mini Treats – Klutz

Early Play
SpinAgain – Fat Brain Toy Co.

Game Play 3-5 Years
Little Red Riding Hood – SmartGames
Balance Beans – ThinkFun 

Game Play 6+ Years
Happy Salmon – North Star Games 

Game Play 8+ Years
Dr. Eureka – Blue Orange Games

Learning Play
Code & Go Robot Mouse Activity Set – Learning Resources

Pretend – Doll Play
Folkmanis French Bulldog Puppet – Folkmanis Puppets

Pretend – Fantasy Play
The Irish Fairy Door – The Irish Fairy Door Company/License-2-Play 

Pretend – Role Play
Calico Critters Seaside Ice Cream Shop – International Playthings

Scientific Play
Hot Ice Crystals – Thames & Kosmos

You can read more about the awards here.

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