LeapFrog, iPad tablets top hot holiday toy lists
Tablets for tots will likely top wish lists this holiday season, though availability could be the problem it is every year for hot toys.
Toys R Us released its hot toy list Wednesday, and Kmart's is out Thursday. The lists offer parents a chance to get a jump on the search for the latest trendy toy.
That may be necessary: A new survey shows inventory levels won't be much better than last year, which could mean bare store shelves and disappointed kids.
A survey of retail CFOs found 55% said inventory levels this holiday season will be the same as last year, while only 25% said they increased the amount of merchandise purchased for the holidays, according to accounting and consulting firm BDO USA's report out this week...