Articles in TOYS

Toy manufacturer TOMY brings Molang to Germany

At the start of the year, TOMY international secured the coveted license for the white bunny Molang. Due to its growing popularity, the Korean emoji has now arrived in Germany and will be available fr…

June 15, 2017

ICECOOL: the children’s game of the year?

On 22 May, a panel of experts announced this year’s nominees for the Children’s Game of the Year. One of the hot contenders of this coveted award is the skill game ICECOOL by AMIGO. You’ll have to wai…

June 6, 2017

New products from LEGO DUPLO with funfair and Disney adventures

The LEGO DUPLO world has expanded by seven building sets. With a variety of game themes and new features, children’s bedrooms will soon be seeing colourful funfair stalls such as the “coconut shy” and…

May 30, 2017

Tinkerbots: The Lego of the future

Building is one of the most popular hobbies for children. But just sticking Lego bricks together was too easy for Christian Guder, Leonhard Oschütz, and Matthias Bürger. Together, they developed Tinke…

May 2, 2017

The cat’s whiskers: Steiff is cooperating with KARL LAGERFELD

Modelled after the iconic cat, Choupette, Steiff and KARL LAGERFELD present the plush cat Choupette, which will be available from the middle of May in a limited edition.

May 2, 2017

Steiff opens its flagship store in Düsseldorf’s Kö Galerie

Expansion: After relocation and renovation, Steiff opens its new flagship store in Düsseldorf this week. Since 2011, the soft toy specialist has had a shop presence in the Kö Galerie. The new Steiff f…

April 27, 2017

“Transparency isn’t just a catchphrase for kikadu”

Produced under fair working conditions and in an environmentally friendly manner. We spoke with Andrea Kathrin Christenson, formerly an executive at Käthe Kruse, about her new lifestyle label, kikadu.

April 20, 2017

ROBOTICS BT Smart Beginner Set from fischertechnik

Children can design and become builders with the beginner’s kit “ ROBOTICS BT Smart Beginner Set” from the toy manufacturer fischertechnik. The Set “Made in Germany” is aimed at children aged eight an…

April 20, 2017

Double feature: Käthe Kruse celebrates two jubilees this year

FROTTEE BABY and SCHMUSETUCH turn 50 and 20 years old this year, respectively. For generations, these classics from the house of Käthe Kruse have accompanied many children and remain popular to this d…

April 13, 2017

Meet the nominees for “Das goldene Schaukelpferd”

The 50 best toys of the year have been nominated for the “Das goldene Schaukelpferd” award. For the 16th time, the family magazine, family & co, and the German Association of the Toy Industry (DVSI) w…

April 6, 2017