Walmart Finally Released Its 20 Top Toys For This Holiday

Toys R Us, Kmart, Disney and now Walmart have released their top toys for this holiday. When will Target release its list?


Top Twenty Toys for Toddlers to Tweens:

As the top toy destination, Phillips and her team of toy merchants work year-round to identify the hottest toys, which include:

Exclusive to Walmart:

Mattel Monster High 3-Pack (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Lego Mace Windu Fighter (Check out zooLert tracker…)

Preschool Play

Hasbro Race Along Chuck (Ava liable online at Walmart)
Fisher Price Dance ‘n Play Puppy (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Hasbro Elmo Rocks (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Fisher Price Dora’s Fiesta Kitchen (Check out zooLert tracker…)
LeapFrog Leap Pad Explorer (Check out zooLert tracker…)

Games and More for Girls

MGA Lalaloopsy Silly Hair (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Mattel Fijit (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Hasbro Easy Bake Oven (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Hasbro Cookie Pie FurReal (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Mattel Barbie Camper (Check out zooLert tracker…)

Playtime for Boys

Hasbro Beyblades Triple Battle (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Hasbro Star Wars FX Lightsaber (Available online at Walmart)
Hasbro Nerf Nitron (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Fisher Price Imaginext Bat Cave (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Spinmaster RC Real McQueen (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Hasbro Transformers Ultimate Optimus (Check out zooLert tracker…)

Family Fun

Wowee Paper Jams Pro Mic (Check out zooLert tracker…)
Hasbro Yahtzee Flash Games (Available online at Walmart)

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Santa arrives early at Walmart (NYSE:WMT – News), with a delivery of must-have toys sure to be on every child’s wish list. The retailer today announced its top 20 toys for the holiday season, which include exclusive items, educational and interactive toys, licensed products and family entertainment available at low prices every day. Walmart is also helping parents place these toys under the family Christmas tree with its Christmas layaway program which kicks off Oct. 17.

“Value is a huge priority for our customers and they rely on Walmart for the right toys at great prices everyday and especially during the holiday season,” said Laura Phillips, chief toy officer and senior vice president of toys and seasonal merchandising, Walmart. “We know this economic climate is difficult for our customers and we are committed to helping them have the Christmas they want and deserve.”

Top Twenty Toys for Toddlers to Tweens:

As the top toy destination, Phillips and her team of toy merchants work year-round with moms, suppliers and toy insiders to identify the hottest toys, which include:

Exclusive to Walmart:

Mattel Monster High 3-Pack
Lego Mace Windu Fighter

Preschool Play

Hasbro Race Along Chuck
Fisher Price Dance ‘n Play Puppy
Hasbro Elmo Rocks
Fisher Price Dora’s Fiesta Kitchen
LeapFrog Leap Pad Explorer

Games and More for Girls

MGA Lalaloopsy Silly Hair
Mattel Fijit
Hasbro Easy Bake Oven
Hasbro Cookie Pie FurReal
Mattel Barbie Camper

Playtime for Boys

Hasbro Beyblades Triple Battle
Hasbro Star Wars FX Lightsaber
Hasbro Nerf Nitron
Fisher Price Imaginext Bat Cave
Spinmaster RC Real McQueen
Hasbro Transformers Ultimate Optimus

Family Fun

Wowee Paper Jams Pro Mic
Hasbro Yahtzee Flash Games

Holiday Shopping is Easier with Christmas Layaway

To help families deliver a Christmas to remember, this year Walmart is offering a Christmas layaway program for electronics and toys. Available at all stores nationwide beginning Oct. 17 through Dec. 16, the program will be available on eligible toy and electronic gifts with a retail price of $15 or more*, including dozens of additional popular toys on Rollback to $15, such as Leapfrog Scribble and Write, Disney Princess Toddler Dolls, Transformers 3 Mechtech and select Lego playsets.

* In order to participate, each item must have a price of $15 or more, customers must have a total minimum layaway purchase of $50, make a 10% down payment on the total purchase, and pay a one-time non-refundable $5 service fee. Items put on layaway must be paid in full and picked up on or before Dec. 16. There is a $10 cancellation fee for any orders not picked up by that date or cancelled by the customer. Cancellation fees and service fees may vary by state. Contract wireless phones are not eligible for the layaway program.

About Walmart

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT – News) serves customers and members more than 200 million times per week at over 9,600 retail units under 69 different banners in 28 countries. With fiscal year 2011 sales of $419 billion, Walmart employs 2.1 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting http://walmartstores.com and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/walmart. Online merchandise sales are available at http://www.walmart.com and http://www.samsclub.com

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