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Toy Industries of Europe “A single voice for Europe”

We value play

“The essence of childhood, of course, is play.”
Bill Cosby, Contemporary American actor and comedian


23/03/2015 Strong market surveillance needed to prevent second-rate toys reaching children

The European Union’s (EU) rapid alert system for dangerous consumer products (RAPEX) stopped numerous substandard toys from reaching European children last year, according to European Commission statistics (...)

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26/02/2015 2014 toy sales reached record high in major European markets

Toy sales in the sector’s five largest European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK) grew by 4% in 2014, according to market research company the NPD Group. Toy Industries of Europe’s (TIE) (...)

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19/12/2014 TIE supports children’s playful development this Christmas

Toy Industries of Europe (TIE) has teamed up with UNICEF this Christmas to provide disadvantaged children with play materials in order to allow them to experience the fun, benefits and magic of play. (...)

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24/09 - 26/09/2015 Kids India


13/10 - 15/10/2015 Brand Licensing Europe


20/10 - 22/10/2015 China Toy Expo


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Toy Industries of Europe (TIE) is the trade association for the European toy industry that has been working at the heart of Europe for almost two decades.

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