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2016 Toy Retailer of the Year finalists unveiled

Published on: 12th December 2016

The British Toy & Hobby Association (BTHA) has announced the finalists for the Toy Retailer of the Year Awards 2016.

The winners of the Toy Retailer Awards will be announced at the annual Toy Industry Awards held at Olympia, London on 24th January. The gala event, which takes place on the first evening of Toy Fair, is organised by the BTHA with the Toy Retailers Association (TRA), who will also present the Toy and Supplier Awards 2016 on the same evening.

Toy-Retailer-of-the-Year-AwardsThe shortlist is as follows:

Independent Toy Retailer of the Year

  • JJ Toys, Gerrards Cross, Bucks
  • Midco Toys, Burton on Trent, Staffs
  • Totally Toys, Castlebar, Co Mayo, Ireland

Specialist Multiple Toy Retailer of the Year (up to 5 stores):

  • Ken Black Toys & Nursery
  • Starlings Toymaster
  • Toy Galaxy

Specialist Multiple Toy Retailer of the Year (up to 30 stores):

  • Kids Stuff
  • SMF Toytown
  • Toy Barnhaus

Specialist Multiple Toy Retailer of the Year (over 30 stores):

  • Smyths
  • The Entertainer
  • Toys R Us

General Multiple Toy Retailer of the Year:

  • Argos
  • Sainsburys
  • Mothercare / ELC

Department Store Toy Retailer of the Year:

  • Toytown at Arnotts, Dublin
  • Harrods, Knightsbridge
  • Jarrold of Norwich

Online Toy Retailer of the Year

  • Shop Direct
  • Smyths
  • The Entertainer

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