Learning Express operates the Learning Express of Hoover, which is a store location of the parent company. The store specializes in a variety of fun and educational toys. It features products from various brands, including Alex, Webkinz, Groovy Girls, Rokenbok and Melissa & Doug. The store deals in toys manufactured by Faber-Castell and International Playthings. Learning Express is one of the largest specialty toy chains in the United States with more than 100 locations nationwide. The chain's stores feature a range of toys for children, including infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Its stores provide free gift wrapping and personalization services. Learning Express also conducts various in-store and fundraising events.