October 24, 2019/ Social Halo Media – RetailMeNot has predicted the top toys for this holiday season. Year after year they have successfully mastered their ability to predict the top items, such as Hatchimals and Pomsies. RetailMeNot’s shopping and trends expert, Sara Skirboll, advises shoppers to look at the 3 main retailers as they search for toys this season: Amazon, Target, and Walmart. These retailers have also stepped in with their own holiday toy guide advertising popular toys for children.
Parents, get ready for the holiday season by checking out RetailMeNot’s prediction of the 2019 top toys kids will want this holiday season.
Every year RetailMeNot successfully predicts some of the most popular toys of the season. They have predicted Hatchimals and Nintendo NES Classic Edition in 2016, Fingerlings and the Super SNES Classic Edition in 2017, and Pomsies and Rainbocorns in 2018. Their predictions for 2019 are a great guide for shoppers trying to pick the best toys.
Sara Skirboll, the shopping expert for RetailMeNot, suggests shoppers look to Amazon, Target, and Walmart as they hunt for toys this holiday season. A recent survey by RetailMeNot states that 28% of shoppers plan to shop at Amazon and 26% of shoppers plan to shop at all 3 retailers. With Toys ‘R’ Us mostly out of the picture, these 3 big retailers have stepped in with their own holiday toy guide listing popular items.
Here is a sneak peek at some of the 2019 Top Toys
Rizmo ($59.99) at Amazon
- This plush creature from outer space evolves, sings and makes music in different genres. The more you play with Rizmo, the faster is magically grows. This toy comes in three colors and with seven games.
Nintendo Switch Lite ($199.96) at Amazon
- The new Nintendo Switch Lite is a smaller, cheaper alternative to the Nintendo Switch. The Lite is made to play with handheld games, and will only work with Nintendo Switch games that support handheld mode. The system comes in three colors: turquoise, yellow and gray.
Hatchimals Wow Llalacorn ($77) at Amazon
- This is the latest in the Hatchimals family. The Llalacorn is a llama-unicorn hybrid that can hatch and re-hatch over and over. It can grow up to 2 ½ feet tall with more than 250 different reactions, sounds, motions and more.
For a complete list of the hottest holiday toys for 2019 check out the RetailMeNot blog, The Real Deal.