John Lewis releases list of top toys for Christmas

Published on: September 25th, 2017

Retailer predicts that interactive and coding toys will dominate Christmas wish lists this year.

Below are John Lewis’s top toy predictions for 2017:

1. Anki Cozmo Robot £199.99
2. Lego Boost £149.99
3. FurReal Roarin’ Tyler The Playful Tiger £134.99
4. John Lewis New Born Baby Doll £40.00
5. Lego Creator 10254 Winter Holiday Train £74.99
6. FurReal Friends Makers Proto Max Interactive Pup £89.99
7. Mini Deluxe – Micro Scooter £79.99
8. Meccano Robot M.A.X £149.99
9. Waitrose Cash Register £25.00
10. Aura Robot £99.99

Harry Boughton, John Lewis’ toy expert, commented: ‘This year we’re expecting to see a rise in the demand for toys that combine learning with fun and play. As technology continues to improve our day-to-day lives with the rise of smart home devices, tech toys have also seen a rise in popularity, and they’re set to be the biggest trend this Christmas. Toy makers are creating user-friendly products for both children and parents alike. But even with the popularity of tech-toys continuing to rise, classic toys are still a firm favourite.”

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