Toy Insider’s Chief Toy Officer Laurie Schacht joined Fox in Ft. Myers to give a sneak peek at the hottest new toys around. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
The Design & Drill Bolt Buddies line now has three new toys inspired by frontline workers: a fire truck, a helicopter, and a police motorcycle. Kids can snap the pieces together, then use the kid-friendly drill to attach colorful bolts. The sets each come with figures and accessories and feature eco-friendly packaging that unfolds to become part of the play experience.
Little Bows, Big Surprise! Kids can find two surprises inside the bow! With their Little Bow Pet, they can braid their hair, give them love and care, swap their bows for other trends, or share bows with friends. The first series of Little Bow Pets have four dogs and four cats.
Tons of construction fun is on the way! This construction-themed scooter features authentic CAT graphics and details. It even features a removable bulldozer-style scoop for extra playtime fun. The lean-to-steer technology makes this scooter easy for little ones to use, while the wide wheels provide a smooth ride. Plus, the adjustable-height handlebars offer a simple way to fine-tune the fit.
Mindful Maze boards support social-emotional learning (SEL) and mindfulness through a hands-on, easy-to-use tool. Kids develop mindfulness and self-management skills with fun, colorful graphics that encourage them to experiment and find their favorite. Set includes three double-sided breathing boards with indented finger paths that incorporate tactile prompts for inhaling, exhaling and pausing to guide the child through the breathing exercise from start to finish. Guided breathing exercises include the Rainbow Breath, Square Breath, Star Breath, Laddered Breath, and more.
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 secrets. 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.
Squeakee Minis are new interactive mini balloon pets that are inflated with fun. These cute little animals combine the whimsy of balloon animals and the fun of playful pets, with the added twist of electronic magic. Kids can speak to Heelie the Puppy, Poppy the Bunny, or Billo the Monkey and they will speak right back, but in hilarious helium voices. Pat Squeakee on the head, and squeaks of happiness that sound like a real balloon animal.