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  • International Balloon Association Announces Board of Directors

    Oct 8, 2009

    The International Balloon Association (IBA) has announced the recent election of the 2009-2010 Board of Directors. Board Members who have been elected to serve this balloon and party goods industry association are as follows: * President, Tim Vlamis, Pioneer Balloon Co., Wichita, Kan. * 1st… Full Story »
  • Paperworld to Showcase Young Companies Through Scholarship

    Oct 7, 2009

    At this year's Paperworld, held Jan. 30-Feb. 2 in Frankfurt, Germany, 13 young companies will have the opportunity to showcase their innovative, designer products to the public in a special exhibition area in Hall 6.1. This is made possible through an initiative by the German Ministry… Full Story »
  • NRF Forecasts One Percent Decline in Holiday Sales

    Oct 6, 2009

    The National Retail Federation (NRF) released its 2009 holiday forecast, projecting holiday retail industry sales to decline one percent this year to $437.6 billion.* While this number falls significantly below the ten-year average of 3.39 percent holiday season growth, the decline is not expected to… Full Story »
  • American International Toy Fair Feb. 14-17

    Oct 5, 2009

    The 2010 American International Toy Fair will be held Feb. 14-17 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. According to the Toy Industry Association, Toy Fair is the largest toy trade show in the Western Hemisphere, bringing together more than 1,100… Full Story »
  • Vampires Move Up Top Costumes List; 
Nurses, Politicians Drop Off

    Oct 1, 2009

    When it comes to Halloween costumes, vampires, princesses, police officers and pirates are in, while politicians, nurses and Batman are out. According to the National Retail Federation's (NRF) 2009 Halloween Consumer Intentions and Actions Survey, conducted by BIGresearch, 47 million adults and 58 million children… Full Story »
  • Balloon Artist Performance from ArtPrize

    Sep 30, 2009

    Earlier this week we posted the video from Larry Moss, airigamist and competitor in this year's ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids, Mich. Just down the road from his installment is another balloon artist-Jason Hackenwerth-who created giant insects out of thousands of balloons. The 39-year-old artist… Full Story »
  • Eldorado Welcomes Jim Talbot As New General Manager

    Sep 30, 2009

    Eldorado Trading Co., award-winning distributor of adult toys and novelties, announced the appointment of Jim Talbot as general manager. In keeping with his background in customer service, Talbot's focus will be on programs and partnerships designed to build upon Eldorado's reputation and standing as one… Full Story »
  • According to NRF, Economy Will Have Impact On Halloween

    Sep 29, 2009

    According to the National Retail Federation's (NRF) 2009 Halloween Consumer Intentions and Actions Survey, conducted by BIGresearch, consumers are expected to spend an average of $56.31 on Halloween, down from $66.54 last year. Total spending on the holiday is expected to reach $4.75 billion. Nearly one… Full Story »
  • Cerebral Itch Greeting Cards Now Available On iPhones

    Sep 28, 2009

    Cerebral Itch, the Las Vegas-based greeting card manufacturer has released three iPhone e-card apps; giving users the ability to send electronic versions of the Cerebral Itch greeting cards from their iPhone or iPod touch to any e-mail address on any platform. Cerebral Itch currently offers… Full Story »
  • Christmasworld 2010 Debuts New Web site

    Sep 28, 2009

    Christmasworld - The World of Event Decoration - offers exhibitors and visitors a new Web site at www.christmasworld.messefrankfurt.com. The site is complete with updated Internet presentation and 
interactive information about the fair, held Jan. 29-Feb. 2 in Frankfurt. "With audio, visual and interactive features, the… Full Story »

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