Toy Insider’s Chief Toy Officer Laurie Schacht joined The Morning Show on Canada’s Global News to talk about the best new toys for kids this spring. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
Kids dip the glove in ZURU’s bubble formula and waved through the air to create thousands of bubbles! Each Glove-A-Bubbles packet contains a resealable bag filled with bubble solution and an on-trend character, including Rainbocorns and Paw Patrol. Available in 100% recyclable packaging through ZURU’s partnership with TerraCycle.
Behind every door, a surprise is in store! Kids discover the ultimate unboxing experience with a fresh packaging design featuring multiple layers of peel and reveal surprises. Including five, six, or seven mini Disney Doorables collectible figures, each character stands approximately 1.5 inches tall and features stylized detailing with sparkly glitter eyes! There are 41 characters in Series 5 to collect from the stories of Mickey & Friends, Bambi, Cinderella, Tangled, Sleeping Beauty, The Aristocats, Toy Story, Moana, and Frozen.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for kinetic sand ice cream! Kids can serve up tasty treats with this playset, which includes three colors of scented kinetic sand. Choose from the playset’s Strawberry (pink), Chocolate (brown), or Vanilla (white) sand and scoop it from the freezer-inspired tray, just like in an ice cream shop. Create a waffle or cookies inside the press, or use the ice cream cone to mold some delightfully scented soft serve and customize with the topping accessories. Includes six tools and molds and six topping accessories for kids to customize their kinetic creations.
Creatto is a simple yet versatile building system that consists of just two primary components that can be woven together into countless 3D creations. Each Creatto kit includes assembly instructions and strings of colored LED lights. Kits include Lion & Serengeti Sidekicks, Northern Lights Polar Bear & Winter Pals, Glowing Panda & Monochrome Crew, Shining Sweetheart & Lovable Stuff, and Soaring Dragon & Flying Friends. Includes a USB cable.
This set includes everything kids need for a backyard foam party, including an 18-gallon bin, a power blower, a pump, tubing, and foam solution. Just add water to create up to two hours of foam fun. This product will be available later this month. Adult supervision recommended.
Birthday cake isn’t only for birthdays — it’s for playtime! Kids can stretch and squish this birthday-cake inspired compound and decorate it just like the dessert with sprinkle-like mix-ins for colorful and textured fun.
The most magical Cutetitos yet, Unicornitos, are adorable, super-soft stuffed unicorns wrapped and hidden in a rainbow burrito blanket ready to be unrolled and discovered! Kids can collect eight all-new unicornitos in beautiful prints and new rainbow burrito wraps! To find out if the Cutetito's personality is mild, medium, hot, or super spicy, just check out its "hot spot" - a chili pepper shaped icon you can find on its hip. Each comes with a rainbow burrito blanket and a collector card, which states its name, birthday, and “hot spot” spice-o-meter rating.
These compact, 5-inch blasters feature light and sound effects. A receiver is built into each blaster, so kids do not need to wear a receiver vest. The blasters feature a range of 100 feet and are compatible with the full Laser X line.