Contact Us

What’s the Hot Toy of 2011? There Isn’t One

Tickle Me Elmo
Photo by Fisher Price/Getty Images

It seems there’s one every year, the one toy that every child clamors for.  The one that’s sold out on Black Friday by 6AM and leaves parents scrounging.  In the past its been Cabbage Patch dolls and Tickle Me Elmo.  So what’s the must have toy of the 2011 holiday season?  There isn’t one.

Retailers are scratching their heads saying that no toy stands out among others this year.  A spokesperson for Target tells the New York Times,

We are not seeing people clamor for any single item

Further,

more than half of parents recently surveyed by UBS and America’s Research Group said they felt there was no must-have toy this year, and more than one-third said it was hard to find toys and gifts because nothing was new

Read the full NY Times Story.

Best of Lite 98.7

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://lite987.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for LITEHOUSE CLUB quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive LITEHOUSE CLUB contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.