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On October 27, 2008 CCFC sent a letter to the CEOs of twenty-four toy manufacturers and retailers calling for a moratorium on holiday advertising targeted to children.  Emails sent  as part of CCFC's holiday marketing campaign will also be sent to the following:

Mattel
CEO Robert Eckert

V-Tech
CEO Allan Wong Chi Yun

Leap Frog
President & CEO Jeffrey Katz

Hasbro
President & CEO Brian Goldner

Spin Master
Co-CEOs Anton Rabie and Ronen Harary

Jakks Pacific
CEO Jack Friedman

Techno-Source
President Richard Migatz

MEGA Brands
CEO Marc Bertrand

MGA Entertainment
CEO Isaac Larian

LEGO
CEO Jørgen Vig Knudstorp

Activision Blizzard
CEO Robert Kotick

Thinkway Toys
CEO Albert Chan

ThinkFun
CEO Bill Ritchie

Electronic Arts
CEO John Riccitiello

Ganz
CEO Howard Ganz

Oregon Scientific
President Mike Prager

Disney
CEO Robert Iger

Playmates Holdings LTD
President Lou Novak

Nintendo
CEO Tatsumi Kimishima

Take-Two Interactive
CEO Ben Feder

Microsoft
CEO Steve Ballmer

KMart
CMO Mark Snyder

Walmart
CEO Lee Scott

Target
President & CEO Gregg Steinhafel

Toys R' Us

CEO Gerald Storch


 

 

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Read the press release

 

CCFC's Letter to Toy Marketers

 

CCFC Members Talk Back to Toy Industry

 

Toy Industry Responds to CCFC Members

 

Press

 

Parents Tell Toy Marketers to Leave Kids Alone
Daytona Daily news, December 23, 2008

Meltdown Fallout: Some Parents Rethink Toy-Buying
Associated Press, November 29, 2008

Market holiday toys to kids? Oh no, YOU DIDN'T!
LA Times Blog, November 14, 2008

 

This Holiday Season, Retailers Better Be Wary Of The Surly Shopper
Canwest News, November 06, 2008

 

News Brief: Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood
PROMO Xtra, October 29, 2008

 

Activist Group Urges Toy Makers To Address Parents
Media Post, October 27, 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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