Learning Express Exhibits At Toy Fair

Jon Monahan Franchising, Toy Fair

NEW YORK, New York. Learning Express Toys will be exhibiting at the International Toy Fair, in New York, from February 17-20. This annual event is the premier trade show for the toy industry. Held at the Javits Center, the exhibit space will be filled with hundreds of thousands of toys, games and youth entertainment products. Not only will the Franchise …

Learning Express Toys Store Conversion Program Video

Jon Monahan Franchise News, Franchising

DEVENS, Massachusetts. The Learning Express Toys Home Office released their Store Conversion Program video, which highlighs the benefits of franchising with a proven system. Our family of store owners share your passion. With franchised stores in more than half of the US states, Learning Express Toys is the largest and most established specialty toy franchise business in America. Our dedicated …

Learning Express Launches Store Conversion Program

Jon Monahan Franchising, Toy Fair

DEVENS, Massachusetts. On February 1, Learning Express Toys introduced a Toy Store Conversion Program and invited existing independent toy and gift store owners to learn more about the benefits of franchising. The Conversion Program builds off the 2017 conversion of Mountain Top Toys, a Learning Express Store. The store, owned by franchisees Patrick and Joanna Holland, has served the Signal …

Learning Express Woodstock Thrives In Changing Industry

Jon Monahan Local Franchise News Article, Owner Spotlight, Toy Industry

WOODSTOCK, Georgia. Learning Express Toys of Woodstock store owner, Jeffrey Weiss, was recently featured in a news article by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. In the article, Jeff discussed how his store continues to flourish in the e-commerce age. For independent toy sellers, the article explains that it is important to hire people who love toys and want to get to know …

Ridgewood’s Learning Express Donates To Homeless

Jon Monahan Local Franchise News Article, Philanthrophy

RIDGEWOOD, New Jersey. In celebration of Martin Luther King Day and the spirit of helping those in need, Learning Express of Ridgewood was featured in two articles for donating to the We The People organization, which helped create 500 hygiene kits as part of a student service project. Local students of various backgrounds assembled the kits, which contained toiletries, including …

Conversion Program Featured in Edplay Magazine

Jon Monahan Franchise News, Franchising, Toy Fair

GENEVA, New York. The Learning Express Toys Store Conversion Program was featured in the January/February 2018 issue of Edplay Magazine. Edplay is one of the leading publications in the Specialty Toy industry, keeping retailers up-to-date on top trends. The ad featured store owners Patrick and Joanna Holland, who converted their specialty toy store in Signal Mountain, TN, Mountain Top Toys, …

Learning Express Ranked in the Franchise 500

Jon Monahan Franchise News, Franchising

DEVENS, Massachusetts. Learning Express Toys proudly announced their 2018 ranking in the Entrepreneur Franchise 500. The Franchises listed were recognized for their performance in areas such as brand power, financial strength, stability and unit growth. More than 1,000 companies were considered for the 39th annual rankings and Learning Express placed 392nd. We are honored to be ranked in Entrepreneur Magazine’s …

MLK Day of Service Program Fosters Communal Unity

Jon Monahan Local Franchise News Article, Philanthrophy

SADDLE BROOK, New Jersey. Learning Express Toys of Ridgewood was recognized for their support of an MLK Day event fostering communal unity. Fifth graders of various backgrounds sat and chatted in-order-to collaboratively make the world a better place. These 200 students spent their MLK day at Saddle Brook’s VFW Post, working together on a variety of service-minded projects to benefit …

Chattanooga’s 12 Days Of Christmas

Jon Monahan Owner Spotlight, Toy Industry

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee. Patrick Holland, owner of Learning Express Toys Chattanooga and Mountain Top Toys, a Learning Express Store, met with 3 Plus You WRCBTV Channel 3 to discuss toy & gift ideas for Chattanooga’s “12 Days of Christmas”. “We’re excited for 12 days, where we will feature a different toy for kids of all ages,” Holland, said. The segment runs …