Littlest Pet Shop
Littlest Pet Shop are a line of toys sold by Hasbro. They are marketed for girls. The toys were first sold in 1992. They were sold for four years before Hasbro stopped selling them. In 2005, the company started selling them again. Since 2005, over 60 million of the toys have been sold at about $4 each. The Littlest Pet Shop toys are one of the main types of toys sold by Hasbro.
The toys[change | change source]
Each toy is a one inch statue of an animal. Most of these animals are commonly found in pet stores. For example, puppies, kittens, turtles and hamsters. They also sell other types of animal toys, for example horses, penguins and even skunks. There are many different types of each animal. The company has made more than 300 different versions of the animals. It changes the ones it sells every few months.
A Littlest Pet shop (also LPS) is a little toy. There are cats, dogs, birds, pigs, mice, and also snails. There are also playsets. Here are some playsets. Jungle playplace: comes with a steak, a tiger, playhouse, and a monkey.
Other media[change | change source]
The company has a website that can be used by people who buy the toys. This website lets the user create pets and play games. In 1995, an animated television series was made based on the toys. In 2012, another show was made that aired on Discovery Family.
References[change | change source]
- "Hasbro's Little Cash Cows". BusinessWeek.com. December 13, 2007. http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/07_52/b4064066955267.htm?campaign_id=rss_null. Retrieved 2008-07-19.
- "Hasbro profit rises, names new CEO". Forbes.com. February 11, 2008. http://www.forbes.com/markets/feeds/afx/2008/02/11/afx4640485.html. Retrieved 2008-07-19.
- "[E3 2008] EA details Littlest Pet Shop for Wii and DS.". Nintendic.com. July 15, 2008. http://www.nintendic.com/news/2723. Retrieved 2008-07-19.
- "EA Unveils Blockbuster Games for 2008 Holiday". Foxbusiness.com. July 10, 2008. http://www.foxbusiness.com/story/markets/industries/retail/ea-unveils-blockbuster-games--holiday-including-spore-madden-nfl--mirrors-edge/. Retrieved 2008-07-19.