Once upon a time, a space hopper was merely a large orange ball that you sat and bounced on for a minute before falling off. But now space hoppers have become a truly iconic product. You can race on them for corporate days out and even knit one.
In terms of space hoppers you can ride on, there is a wide variety of designs, from space hoppers that look like pool balls to naughtier versions with protrusions for open-minded adults. Sexy calendars have even made them part of their central creative theme.
1. Toy Revivals - Brands can capitalize on nostalgia by reviving childhood toys in different and unique ways, as seen in the example of space hoppers being used for corporate events and racy calendars.
2. Adult Versions - The creation of adult versions of classic children's toys offers a new market opportunity for innovative entrepreneurs to create unique and edgy products.
3. Limited Editions - Brands can create collectible limited editions of classic toys or variations of these toys to generate excitement and exclusivity among collectors.
1. Event Planning Industry - Event planners can offer unique and nostalgic experiences by incorporating childhood toy revivals, such as space hoppers, into corporate events and team-building activities.
2. Adult Toy Industry - The creation and marketing of adult versions of childhood toys, like the space hopper, can tap into a niche market of consumers looking for edgy and unique toys.
3. Collectibles Industry - The creation and distribution of limited edition classic toys or their variations can become a new trend in the world of collectibles and generate excitement in collectors.