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David Walton to retire

Published on: 4th April 2016

2016 marks David’s 50th year in the toy trade, and he has contacted Toy World to announce that he has decided it’s time to retire.

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He commented: “Freetime Int’l (H.K.) will be continuing, so it’s very much business as usual. Whilst I will be taking a back seat, I will continue to offer help and advice when required. The new contacts for UK retailers will be wilson@ft4k.com and george@ft4k.com, and they are both looking forward to meeting our customers and vendors, and maintaining the company’s long-term relationships. I would like to say goodbye to all the many friends I have made over the years in the toy business. Time goes by so quickly when you’re having fun, and I can hardly believe I’ve been playing with toys for a living for over 50 years.”

Toy World wishes David all the best in his retirement.

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