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Toy Industries of Europe “A single voice for Europe”

We value play

“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.”
Plato, Greek philosopher, 427-347 BC


16/06/2014 TIE reiterates necessity of an appropriate European injury data system

A report published by the European Association for Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion (EuroSafe) on 16 June 2014 once again highlights the need for a robust injury data system in Europe. ‘Injuries in (...)

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14/05/2014 TIE welcomes EU General Court’s judgement in Toy Safety Directive case

Today’s judgement from the General Court of the European Union (EU) recognises that toy safety is guaranteed by the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC. Toy Industries of Europe’s (TIE) (...)

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25/03/2014 Effective market surveillance stops substandard toys reaching children

The European Union’s rapid alert system for dangerous consumer products (RAPEX) prevented many substandard toys from reaching European consumers last year, according to a European Commission report released (...)

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12/01 - 15/01/2015 Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair 2015

Hong Kong

28/01 - 2/02/2015 Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair


14/02 - 17/02/2015 American International Toy Fair

New York

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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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