NEWS

Obituary – Jack Wolff

Published on: 6th October 2020

Jack, who died earlier this month, was a much loved figure within the toy trade.

Jack Wolff passed away on Friday 2nd October 2020 at the age of 82.

In a statement, his wife Hettie, son Brian and daughter Karen, write: "Jack had been battling prostate cancer for the last two years but unfortunately lost his battle. He passed away peacefully at home with his family around him. He spent over 30 years in the toy trade, originally with Grandstand in the 1970’s before setting up as Jack Wolff Agencies in the 1980’s. Later JWA became known as Bad Wolff Toy Company. As an agent he worked with companies like Schleich, Zapf, Bantel, Brookite and many others.

Jack lived a long happy life, he leaves behind his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He is sadly missed by all."

 

RECENT ARTICLES

Friday Blog

Beyond all expectations…it’s the Friday Blog!

Toy stalwart Dave Howard to retire

Exclusive: A look at Pocket Money and Collectibles

Brainstorm supports school recycling project

Spin Master details an exciting year for Paw Patrol brand

Exploding Kittens is now available on Nintendo Switch

UN and the Smurfs unite to present joint keynote at B&LIS

Moose Toys signs master toy deal for Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Toy Trust launches Around the World in 80 Hours

Toy World welcomes new assistant editor Sam Giltrow