Richard and Chris talk with Geoff Walker, CEO of KidKraft about the evolution of the company on his watch, the power of, and need for, innovation in the current market and the process of building a dynamic team of creative toy makers. Find out what drives Geoff, how a youthful passion for comic books and a next door neighbor in the toy biz set him on his path.
In The Endcap, Chris and Richard talk about rising production costs in China, what’s causing them, what they mean, and what’s ahead for Chinese-American trade in the new administration. (44 minutes)
The Playground Podcast is supported by Global Toy Experts, The Toy Guy and Chizcomm.