Hornby expecting sales drive

Posted on 28 Jan 2008 by The Manufacturer

Forthcoming new product lines are expected to continue recent sales success for toymaker Hornby.

The company has secured licences to produce a range of toys based on the Shaun the Sheep series and the new James Bond movie – Quantum of Solace – which is due for November release.

As part of the James Bond line, Hornby is producing a special edition Scalextric, featuring an Aston Martin and an Alfa Romeo.

Meanwhile, the company has already begun production on a model range based on the Dr Who series.