Get involved in the August issue of Toy World

Published on: 21st June 2023

Work has begun on the upcoming August issue of Toy World; here’s everything you need to know about how to get involved.

With the July issue of Toy World safely sent to press, the team is currently pulling together the upcoming August issue. This edition will contain dedicated features on the STEM/educational, Plush and Wooden toy categories. In addition, there will be a section previewing the Autumn Fair, which will take place at the NEC from 3rd – 6th September, shining a light on up-and-coming products of interest to toy retailers that will be on display at the show.

As usual we will be talking to a selection of indie retailers for our regular Talking Shop section. We welcome comment from all kinds of retailers; if you’d like to take part or have something to say, do get in touch with The issue will also contain all our regular features, together with in-depth interviews and a roundup of the latest news.

Companies wanting to get involved in any of the features – or who have news they wish to share – should contact the team ASAP. The editorial deadline is 3rd July and the ad deadline is the 14th July.

For advertising enquiries, contact Mark Austin by phoning 07710 532952 or emailing

For editorial enquiries, contact editor Rachael Simpson-Jones – or Marianna Casal –


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