Tag Archives: Spielwarenmesse

Ernst Kick and Dr Hans-Juergen Richter to step down from Spielwarenmesse executive board

Ernst Kick and Dr Hans-Juergen Richter will both be stepping down from the executive board of Spielwarenmesse eG when their terms come to an end on June 30th this year, marking the end of two decades of service with the trade fair organisation. The last two decades have seen each …

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Spielwarenmesse introduces New Exhibitor Package for industry newcomers hitting the trade fair in 2022

Spielwarenmesse is introducing a New Exhibitor Package to its 2022 Nuremberg toy fair, developed to enable industry newcomers to hit the market when the doors to the in-person event open next February. It’s part of the declared goal of the trade fair organiser, Spielwarenmesse eG, to allow first time exhibitors …

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Spielwarenmesse Summer Edition cancelled over prolonged pandemic problems

Organisers of the Nuremberg toy fair, Spielwarenmesse have confirmed the cancellation of the show’s first Summer Edition, a postponed edition of this year’s show that was scheduled to take place this July. The fair had been moved from its traditional January slot in order to beat the restrictions in place …

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Spielwarenmesse introduces BrandNew – a virtual platform in place of 2021’s postponed toy fair

Spielwarenmesse has detailed the launch of a digital platform through which toy companies from around the world can showcase their new releases to the trade. Called Spielwarenmesse BrandNew, the new service will be offered in place of the postponed Nuremberg toy fair that, for the first time in its more …

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Spielwarenmesse confirms July dates for its 2021 Summer Edition of Nuremberg toy fair

Spielwarenmesse has confirmed the dates of its 2021 Summer Edition International Toy Fair as July 20th to the 24th, a forced change from its traditional slot in January/February each year owing to the ongoing restrictions surrounding the pandemic. The move marks the first time that the Nuremberg toy fair will …

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Spielwarenmesse postpones Nuremberg toy fair until Summer 2021

Nuremberg’s annual Spielwarenmesse is to take place in the summer of 2021, a move from its usual January/February slot in response to the current measures in place regarding the persistent Covid-19 pandemic. For the first time in the show’s long history, the large scale toy fair has been postponed until …

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World of Toys will return to Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair 2021 with new safety measures, Spielwarenmesse confirms

The 2021 Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair will once again play host to the popular international fair programme, World of Toys, created by Spielwarenmesse to make overseas trade fairs more accessible to companies. The international pavilion will be held at the Hong Kong show taking place at the Hong …

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Spielwarenmesse details Covid-19 safety measures for 2021 Nuremberg toy fair

Spielwarenmesse’s Nuremberg toy fair will be going ahead next year, with numerous health and safety features implemented to make the annual international gathering Covid-19 safe, the show’s organisers have confirmed. Among the numerous measures that will be taken and put in place at the international toy trade show, Spielwarenmesse 2021 …

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Pandemic “accelerates new forward-looking measures” among toy shops and manufacturers, says Spielwarenmesse

Almost ten per cent of brick and mortar toy retailers across Europe have created new online stores in the bid to outplay the global pandemic and continue to reach their customers throughout lockdown, according to the results of a new survey from Spielwarenmesse. The team behind Nuremberg’s Spielwarenmesse toy fair …

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Spielwarenmesse strips Calculix of Startup ToyAward over IP infringement case

The international toy distributor, Calculix, has been stripped of its Spielwarenmesse ToyAward, following accusations that its winning product, the Calculix number bricks, was a direct rip-off of a toy line it had previously distributed on behalf of the company, Sumblox. This marks the first time in the history of Spielwarenmesse’s …

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