Cautious optimism from the Toy Man

Paul Harrington Owner Spotlight, Retail, Toy Industry

Toy World Magazine October 2023

After 20 years working at A.C. Nielsen/D&B Research Company, Rick Derr opened the first Learning Express Toys franchise in the Chicago area in 1996, and then became a sub-franchiser, opening nine more stores. Although leaving the corporate environment behind, he has combined his expertise in data and numbers with a passion for the toy retail space.

This month Rick updates Toy World readers on the latest from indie toy retail in the USA and tells us how new sections in his store are performing.

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