Faber-Castell USA Announces Exclusive With Learning Express

Jon Monahan Marketing Programs, Toy Industry

CLEVELAND, Ohio. Faber-Castell USA announced today its partnership with Learning Express Toys in the launch of Sparkles the Unicorn to be sold exclusively at Learning Express stores, nationwide, this summer. To read the entire article on Cision PRWeb, click the link below: Faber-Castell® USA Announces Exclusive with Learning Express Toys

Mt. Lebanon Store Celebrates Their 10th Year

Jon Monahan Franchise News, Local Franchise News Article

MT. LEBANON, PENNSYLVANIA. David and Amy Bahm, owners of Learning Express Toys of Mt. Lebanon, PA, celebrated their 10th anniversary with an amazing birthday party. The event featured several games for kids, such as Plinko and Lego construction, where participants won candy and prizes. Face painting was also a big hit with customers. Daniel Tiger and the Minions stopped by …

Learning Express Now Open In College Station, TX

Jon Monahan Franchising, Local Franchise News Article, Owner Spotlight

COLLEGE STATION, Texas. Learning Express Toys is happy to announce their latest franchise location, in College Station, TX. In a recent interview with KBTX-TV Channel 3, owner Bridget Mais discussed why she opened in the area and also displayed Learning Express’ In-Store Experience. To read the article and view all of the segments on KBTX-TV Channel 3, click the link …

Learning Express Prepares for 2018 Convention

Jon Monahan Convention

DEVENS, Massachusetts. Learning Express Toys hosts their 21st Annual Convention and Vendor Expo June 24-27 at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort and Convention Center in Kingsport, TN. The 2018 theme, “Get it Done, Play to Win” is a reference to the Team, Product, Wow! Success strategy introduced at February 2018 Toy Fair meeting. Learning Express stakeholders are committed to creating …

COO Discusses How To Protect Customer Information

Jon Monahan Toy Industry

DEVENS, Massachusetts. BizTech Magazine recently wrote an article featuring Learning Express Toys COO & President, Kathy Troknya. In the article, Troknya discussed her thoughts on how retailers can improve their PCI DSS compliance and find ways to protect customer information. “It is very challenging for small business owners to navigate through that and understand all of the compliance rules and …

Learning Express South Tampa Beats The Summer Slide

Jon Monahan Local Franchise News Article, Owner Spotlight

TAMPA, Florida. Cortni Claar, manager of Learning Express Toys of South Tampa, FL, gave her thoughts on keepings kids’ minds active and engaged throughout the summer months, during the Fighting The Summer Slide segment on NBC’s Tampa affiliate, News Channel 8. To read the article and view the entire segment on News Channel 8 Tampa, click the link below: Fighting …

CEO & Founder Discusses Why Local Shops Outlasted TRU

Jon Monahan Toy Industry

DEVENS, Massachusetts. The Boston Globe recently wrote an article featuring Learning Express Toys CEO & Founder, Sharon DiMinico. In the article, DiMinico discussed her thoughts on why local toys stores outlasted the Toys ‘R’ US collapse. “I think for franchise expansion, there may be opportunities for us that didn’t exist before because of Toys ‘R’ Us,” DiMinico said. “We’ve actually …

Learning Express Exhibits at InterActivity 2018

Jon Monahan Toy Industry

RALEIGH, North Carolina. Learning Express Toys announced they will exhibit at the Associations of Children’s Museums’ annual convention, InterActivity 2018, in Raleigh, NC from May 15-18. InterActivity 2018 is designed to promote “Open Source Play: Sharing the Creative Code”. Open Source Play is the intersection between children’s museums and Open Source innovation, the bold idea revolutionizing global technology. The Association …