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VTech unveils its 2021 Kidi Tech collection spanning Smartwatches, PrintCams, and smart devices

The children’s electronics and wearable tech expert, VTech has lifted the lid on its 2021 Kidi Tech collection, a new range of “age appropriate tech toys” that “take their cues from adult tech trends.” The launch follows the success of the firm’s KidiZoom Smartwatch series that has found itself the …

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Moose Toys takes Toy of the Year 2021 among slew of wins at Grand Prix du Jouet

The Australian toy company, Moose Toys has secured a total of four wins at the 2021 Grand Prix du Jouet, the highly coveted French play awards, included the Toy of the Year 2021 accolade, fighting off strong competition from the likes of Mattel, Goliath, and VTech. Among the multiple honours …

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VTech joins BBC Studios’ global licensing programme for Bluey with role play, e-books and more

BBC Studios has agreed a multi-territory licensing deal with VTech to produce electronic role play toys based on its multi-award winning children’s TV property, Bluey. Marking the latest expansion of the series’ global licensing programme, VTech’s initial Bluey range will feature popular characters from the series and lines include electronic books, role …

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VTech hits record full year results as sales in Europe grow by 22.6 per cent

Group revenue for VTech Holdings Limited has hit a record $2,372.3 million, an increase of 9.5 per cent year on year, the firm has revealed in its latest results for the financial year ended March 31st, 2021. The company has reported record revenue and profit, with growth across all three …

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VTech teams with Save the Children for worldwide campaigns and donation scheme

The electronic learning products and pre-school specialist, VTech has partnered with Save the Children to organise a slate of events across multiple countries in order to support vulnerable children in need and those most affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Using its worldwide resources, VTech has organised a worldwide toy donation …

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BTHA to welcome VTech’s Graham Canning as Chairman as Andrew Laughton completes term

The British Toy and Hobby Association will be welcoming a new chairman next week, as a changing of the guard will give thanks to Andrew Laughton for his tenure with the industry organisation and introduce VTech’s own Graham Canning to the position. The change-over will take effect as of Monday, …

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Greener pastimes: ToyNews’ guide to the latest in sustainable toys

With greater consumer awareness surrounding the topic translating to fresh demand at retail, coupled with a retail landscape more conscious of the social and environmental impact of the products it lines its shelves with than ever before, the market for sustainable toys is an ever-increasing one – both in size …

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VTech launches green electronic learning products as it aims to replace fossil-based plastics by 2030

VTech has detailed its plans to launch a variety of green electronic learning products for 2021, marking an important step in the pre-school and electronics toy specialist’s commitment to sustainability. The firm aims to replace its fossil-based plastics with sustainable alternatives by 2030. VTech’s eco-friendly products include three new vehicles …

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VTech, Asmodee, and Learning Resources among 2020 Creative Play Awards winners

It’s taken months of rigorous testing and scrutiny, but the winners and recipients of the Highly Commended accolade have now been revealed for the 2020 Creative Play Awards, an awards programme developed by Creative Steps magazine. VTech, Asmodee, Simba Smoby and Learning Resources have been named among an extensive list …

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VTech sees sales of Electronic Learning Products rise 8.2 per cent across Europe in latest financial results

The electronic learning products specialist, VTech has seen group revenue increase by 10.6 per cent across its European operations, to hit $487.5 million in the first six months of the financial year, as sales of its Electronic Learning Products helped offset lower revenue from other avenues of the tech giant’s …

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