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Toy retailer places high-stakes bets on toys in troubled economy

Published 09/24/2009, Associated Press

Toy makers and retailers alike are trying to avoid last year's dismal season, when retailers were forced to slash prices to move expensive toys amid the consumer spending downturn. Overall toy sales fell 5 percent during the holiday quarter, according to market research firm NPD Group Inc.

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