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eBay Releases Top Retro and Right Now Toys Trends for the Holidays; Will Unveil Digital Toy Book

November 21, 2019 GMT
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eBay reveals their second annual definitive list of the top toys and trends for the 2019 holiday season. New to this year’s lineup are the most in-demand nostalgic and retro toys in addition to the season’s hottest new picks, all based on the marketplace’s team of experts and global and US toy data.
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eBay reveals their second annual definitive list of the top toys and trends for the 2019 holiday season. New to this year’s lineup are the most in-demand nostalgic and retro toys in addition to the season’s hottest new picks, all based on the marketplace’s team of experts and global and US toy data.

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Make your lists and check them twice! Today, eBay, the world’s most dynamic marketplace, reveals their second annual definitive list of the top toys and trends for the 2019 holiday season. New to this year’s lineup are the most in-demand nostalgic and retro toys in addition to the season’s hottest new picks, all based on the marketplace’s team of experts and global and US toy data.

To help shoppers with a little inspiration timed to the peak cyber shopping period, eBay will also release a digital toy book next week bursting with a broad selection of rare, retro and right now toys for kids of all ages, from collectible Star Wars action figures to new Kindi Kids dolls, and the My Size Barbie of yesterday to the Astronaut Barbie of today. Shoppers everywhere will be able to explore the toy book online, and can discover more coveted holiday toys and gifts at eBay’s ultimate Toytopia destination ( eBay.com/toytopia ) all season long.

“There’s a revival of all things retro right now and we’re seeing classic toys gaining popularity alongside the most coveted new offerings; the thing is, it isn’t always easy for shoppers to cross the vintage and hard-to-find gifts off their lists,” said Sam Bright, VP and GM of Merchandising, eBay. “On eBay, we have a selection of hundreds of thousands of toys spanning the decades, so whether it’s the latest toys or childhood gadgets that are steeped in nostalgia, shoppers can find the very thing on our marketplace.”

eBay’s Top ‘Retro & Right Now’ Holiday Toy Insights:

The Top 30 New Toys of the Season1

The Top 30 Retro Toys of the Season2

With hundreds of thousands of toys to choose from, shoppers can find an unrivaled selection of new and classic options for kids of all ages across action figures, dolls, STEM toys, family games, trains and more at eBay.com/Toytopia.

1Based on US toy sales on eBay from March through September, 2019
2Based on global toy sales on eBay from January through October 20, 2019

eBay By the Numbers

About eBay
eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) is a global commerce leader including the Marketplace, StubHub and Classifieds platforms. Collectively, we connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world, empowering people and creating opportunity through Connected Commerce. Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay is one of the world’s largest and most vibrant marketplaces for discovering great value and unique selection. In 2018, eBay enabled $95 billion of gross merchandise volume. For more information about the company and its global portfolio of online brands, visit www.ebayinc.com.

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