Toy Insider and Toy Book Senior Editor James Zahn joined Yahoo! Finance to talk about how the toy industry is faring ahead of quarterly financial reports. Check out the clip above.
Straight from filmmaker Jon Favreau’s 2003 holiday classic, Elf, comes the Buddy the Elf talking plush. The 12-inch scale, plush figure recalls classic toys and comes complete with a pull-string to activate 15 popular phrases in actor Will Ferrell’s voice. Buddy features a vinyl head sculpted in Ferrell’s likeness and can sit up straight to serve as a lookout for Santa.