With the official start of the holiday shopping season only weeks away, Toys"R"Us announces its 2008 Hot Toy list, representing the definitive selection of toys that will top kids' wish lists this holiday season.
The company's predicted list of the biggest holiday "must-haves" features 36 new toys that are sure to delight and excite kids across the country when they open their Christmas and Hannukah (Chanukah) presents.
Carefully selected after a comprehensive review process, items on the list are organized by age from "Baby's First Christmas" to "Big Kids."
The top 2008 toys list serve as a starting point to help parents, friends and family find the perfect gift for any child.
From the overall toy list, the "Fabulous 15" were selected to represent the very best toys of the 2008-2009 season.
All items featured on the list are available at Toys"R"Us stores nationwide, at www.Toysrus.com/HotToys and links from this page, as an affiliate for Toys"R"Us.
"After a thorough evaluation of all new toy introductions throughout the year, and consultations with our global merchandising team in 34 countries, Toys"R"Us has the unique ability to provide our guests with THE ultimate list of items certain to bring big smiles to kids' faces the Toys"R"Us Hot Toy list," said Karen Dodge, Senior Vice President, Chief Merchandising Officer, Toys"R"Us, U.S.
"With new toy shipments arriving in our stores daily, customers will have a better chance of finding the hottest toys, in stock, at Toys"R"Us than anywhere else."
WAYNE, NJ (September 25, 2008)