We've expanded our attendee offerings at Marketplace & Academy to help you make the most of your time at the show and take advantage of the resources and benefits ASTRA offers. Here's what's new:
Experience the magic and excitement of Neighborhood Toy Store Day (NTSD) live on the show floor in our interactive toy store. That’s right, we’re building a toy store on the show floor complete with hands-on product demonstrations, enthusiastic staff, giveaways and more!
Walk inside and you’ll find complimentary planning resources, hot products and special offers from specialty-focused manufacturers committed to making your business a success. Get the tools to make this your best Neighborhood Toy Store Day yet.
The fun doesn’t stop there! On your way out, pledge to participate and be entered to win $500 towards your Neighborhood Toy Store Day celebration.BONUS: Be one of the first 100 retailers to pledge and receive a complimentary swag bag of goodies
You’ll come away with BIG ideas and best practices to kick start your fourth quarter sales. Pledge to participate and join our community of retailers who make play their business on the second Saturday of November.
Fun facts about Neighborhood Toy Store Day 2016:
The NTSD Experience is proudly sponsored by Ann Williams, Blue Orange Games, Crazy Aaron's Puttyworld, Green Toys, HABA USA, MindWare Wholesale, Neat-Oh! International, LLC, Orb Toys and Thames & Kosmos.
- 24% of participating retailers saw 5-10% sales increase
- 28% of participating retailers saw between 15-30%
- 20% of participating retailers reported a sales increase of 50% or more (some as much as 400%)