Founder of IKEA Visits Hape

On 21st October, Mr. Ingvar Kamprad, founder of IKEA Group-the globally largest furniture and home furnishing retailer-visited Hape and talked with Mr. Peter Handstein, founder of Hape.

IKEA and Hape are both multinational groups starting in Europe and have begun to cooperate since the last century. Nowadays, IKEA has 311 malls in 38 countries and regions across the world. Hape has also developed into a world leader of wooden toys. The meeting of the two entrepreneurs will surely bring forth more brilliant sparks for our close cooperation in the future.

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Hape Holding AG

Hape, (“hah-pay”), is a leader in designing and manufacturing high quality baby and children’s wooden toys made from sustainable materials. The eco-friendly company formed in 1986 by Founder and CEO Peter Handstein in Germany.

Hape produces the highest standards of quality through stringent control systems and a world class production facility. Hape brands are sold through specialty retail, toy stores, museum gift stores, school supply stores and select catalog and internet accounts in over 60 countries.

Hape has won numerous awards from prestigious independent toy testing groups for toy design, quality and safety. Find us also on Weibo( or “like” us at facebook(

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