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Michelle Liem
Director, Toys

Michelle joined The NPD Group as the Director of Client Development, overseeing the launch of the Toys business in Canada. Michelle is highly regarded and comes to NPD with over 20 years in the toys and gaming space. Her experience includes time with such companies as Hasbro Canada and Disney Canada. Michelle holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Schulich School of Business in Toronto, Ontario.

Jul 5, 2016
Toys

The 2016 Electronic Entertainment Expo

This year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, the gaming industry’s largest conference, had a new flavor with the massive presence of VR (Virtual Reality) hardware.   There were many p...

Jun 13, 2016
Toys

The Story Behind The Numbers

Last month The NPD Group issued a press release focusing on the overall growth of the Canadian toy market in the first quarter of 2016. The release stated that the Canadian toy industry was relatively...

Mar 18, 2016
Toys

March Break Boosts Canadian Toy Industry

For Canadian families, March Break is one of the most anticipated times of the year. As the frigid winter days slowly come to an end and the clocks “spring forward”, students and parents alike begin t...