H. GROSSMAN LTD
Stand E40 Olympia. London Toy Fair
Grow your own Megasaur at London Toy Fair
From the company that brought you the amazing Alien Eggs and the Looming craze, Glasgow based H. Grossman are now introducing the Megasaur Growing Egg at the the toy industry’s flagship event at Olympia, London which starts this Sunday (24th January)
To complement their award winning range of lifelike dinosaurs – the Megasaurs, the company are introducing the pocket money egg which allows youngsters to literally grow their own Megasaur.
Immersed in water over five days a baby Megasaur will break free of the shell. At GBP 2.99 it’s a small price to pay for your very own prehistoric pet!
The Ozbozz brand is renowned for great outdoor products and this year sees a whole selection of new offerings including the Speedy folding scooters (with speedometer) in new colours The speedy is designed for those who want to know how fast they can go. In a variety of colourways the stand out feature is the easy to read speedometer. You can choose to log your speed in km or mph and the speedo will time you and handily logs your fastest speed to date and how many miles you’ve travelled. It’s detachable too! Also new is the Galaxy Burst Scooter which has three fantastic light up functions to light up the deck and the sides or both. The new Defender scooter has a real solid feel with an amazing array of lights on the deck which stay on as long as you scoot.
There are new satchel scooters, complete with a handy bag which clips onto the front of the scooter. We have light up scooters of all types, a new pro scissor scooter and lots of great new styles across pogo sticks, quad boots, satchel skateboards and hog trikes. The best-selling Cosmic Light and Lightning Strike scooters have all been updated with brand new decks.
Cosmic Light now lights up when the deck is stepped on and Lightning Strike is motion activated for even more sparkling scooting. Torq is THE range for expert scooter fans! For older children check out the brand new Mannix Stunt Scooter in a variety of colourways, designed to test those who have a little more expertise.
The Pro range of pogo sticks is also around for those with a few tricks under their belt. For the colour conscious there is Elektra, a co-ordinated range across all outdoor items in bright neon colours.
Talking of colours, take a look at the dazzling range of new skateboards in lightweight and durable plastics.
The multi award winning My First Scooter has been completely re-vamped with a new folding system and colourways. This clever design transforms from a four wheeler to a three wheeled to a two wheeler and grows with your child. Also for younger children the robust Trail n Twist has a great new base design making this trendy scooter a must have item for the kid that’s going places.
Need to get somewhere faster than under your own steam? Check out our new range of electric scooters and battery operated vehicles across all different prices. If you’d rather sit back and be carried in style check out the fabulous e-star electric scooter. This zippy battery powered beauty is suitable for anyone under 70kg and takes between 6-8 hours to charge up. Once fully charged the scooter will run for 8-10 kms at a time – this will, of course, depend on the terrain and your weight! With a top speed of 12km this scooter will be zipping all round the UK by next Christmas.
Grossmans are introducing a whole host of merchandise from the much heralded Ghostbusters movie. 2016 sees a comprehensive line up of scooters, skateboards, pogos, helmet, bike and a spectacular range of pocket money items from whoopee cushions to wobblers. Not forgetting slime! 2016 is going to be the year of Ghostbusters slime, it will be everywhere! So remember – If you need Ghostbusters you know who to call!
Continuing the movie theme for 2016 is the Secret Life of Pets, the hilarious new offering from the guys that brought you Despicable Me and the Minions. The cast of pet characters has something for everyone and as a nation of pet lovers the UK is going to fall in love with these quirky movie stars. HGL has the license for wheeled goods and pocket money toys with a full selection from scooters to sand sets on show.
Thunderbirds are Pogo! Check out our new Thunderbirds range including folding chair, moon chair, pogo and ever popular dartboard.
The award winning Megasaurs range is complemented this year by the addition of even more totally lifelike dinosaurs in a variety of sizes, these authentic predators of the past are re-created with educational information to help any budding Indiana Jones tell his Pterodactyl from his T-Rex. There are gift sets galore starting from small sets to massive 24pc sets of Megasaurs. New for 2016 are a range of flock Megasaurs for younger children. Want to see some real Megasaur Magic, check out the Megasaur Growing Egg, just put this in water and over the next few days watch as your own mini Megasaur appears. You literally grow your own Megasaur. Sure to captivate the imagination of dinosaur lovers everywhere.
CAR TRAX/TRAIN TRAX
For those who want to jostle for pole position CAR TRAX has everything they need. This chunky flexible track connects and interconnects so that young children can collect the various sets and connect them all together if they like. Designed in bright colours for children of 3 and up, each set includes its own vehicle. Train Trax works on the same principle but with either a steam, loco or bullet train and all sets interconnect. There are new gift sets available and with retail pricing starting at £4.99 this is cost effective treat
Bring the outdoors in – with none of the mess. Our Sand Sets stimulate creativity with their fun, easy mould sand sculptures. This set is perfect for creative kids or kids who just want to have fun! Create amazing sand sculpts and castles with this incredible sand that never dries out. Each sand set comes complete with its owns set of tools and moulds to help create your own unique sand art masterpieces. Each set can be played with over and over again and comes in a re-useable tray which helps keep mess to a minimum. Great mess free fun to enjoy indoors or out!
POCKET MONEY TOYS
HGL are introducing over 100 NEW hot pocket money items this year, meaning that kids can easily choose something different each week from the vast line up of quirky, packed with play value playthings from now until January 2018.