Model Power going out of business
After more than 50 years in business, hobby product manufacturer Model Power will close its doors.
The third-generation, family owned company stopped taking new retail customers April 21, said Chief ...
Howard Hitchcock to lead Lionel
Howard Hitchcock, who previously served as Lionel Electric Trains’ senior vice president and general manager, has been named the company’s new president.
Today’s move comes just two...
Calabrese leaves Lionel
Jerry Calabrese has stepped down as president and CEO of Lionel Electric Trains.
“Lionel is one of those rare American companies that has endured for 114 years,” said Calabrese, who had b...
Stevens announces 28th annual Open House
Stevens International will once again open its doors to all dealers interested in touring its warehouse.
The hobby distributor will hold its 28th annual Open House July 21–28 and September 8&nd...
Revell to offer, promote Testors products
The Testor Corp. and Revell have formed a partnership to integrate some of their products, according to an April 4 press release.
Through the agreement, Testors brand paint will be identified within ...
Table Top Expo sells out exhibitor space
The National Retail Hobby Stores Association has sold out exhibitor space for its 2014 Table Top Expo.
The show is scheduled for April 27–30 at The Orleans Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Reta...