New Year’s Greeting from CEO

New Year’s Greeting from CEO

In 2016, one of the best gifts that we, Hape, received on our 30th birthday was the fact we almost outstripped all our targets.

For that we would like to thank all our global colleagues and customers who worked shoulder to shoulder wi...

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Hape Awarded Products for 4Q16

Hape Awarded Products for 4Q16

1. Four Hape products feature in Purdue University’s Engineering Gift Guide

On November 3rd, a piece of news reached us from America: four Hape items - Amazing Animal Alphabet, BLOCKS, Double Loop Railway Set and Sp...

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Invitation of Hape 2017 Global Show Tour

Invitation of Hape 2017 Global Show Tour

Dear friends, join us at

Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair
9th January - 12th January 2017
1E-C02
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center, Hong Kong, China

Spielwarenmesse International T...

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2016 Hape Awarded Products for 3Q16

2016 Hape Awarded Products for 3Q16

Two Items Rated "Top Class"

In February 2016, Hape's Vertigo was rated "top class" by Vergleich.org, a well-known German online consumer magazine. Just like Vertigo, Country Critters Play Cube was also rated "top clas...

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Wishing That You Can Live a More Decent Life

Wishing That You Can Live a More Decent Life

Last winter in Balkh, a northern Afghanistan province, a single mother had to sell her 1-month-old baby for money-the equivalent of about $435-in order to buy kindling wood to keep her other four other children from freezing in the harsh winter weat...

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Hape Awarded Products for 2Q16

Hape Awarded Products for 2Q16

1. Hape "80 Educational Blocks" Wins "2016 MIA Best Educational Toy"

On May 31, a grand event "MIA Fashion Show" hosted by MIA, the largest baby online store was held in Changsha in Hunan province. On the event, MIA unv...

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Hape Co-sponsors Iniesta’s Football Camp

Hape Co-sponsors Iniesta’s Football Camp

A summer of football can be thrilling, and with the UEFA European Championships edging ever closer to the final stages, the tension is mounting. The players on the field giving it all for their countries are undoubtedly the stars this summer, but by...

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If A War was Happening in Your Country

If A War was Happening in Your Country

“Just because it isn’t happening here, doesn’t mean it isn’t happening.” A tribute that inspires a precious sense of empathy in every one of us.

Recently, the well-established NGO Save The Children shared a 90-second-video cli...

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Quadrilla Featured in the Wall Street Journal - Article Promotes Quadrilla as Wooden Toys Teach Kids to Code

Quadrilla Featured in the Wall Street Journal - Article Promotes Quadrilla as Wooden Toys Teach Kids to Code

The Saturday, May 7th article is authored by gadget and tech editor, Michael Hsu and is titled How Wooden Toys Teach Kids to Code. Hsu selects Quadrilla as the lead toy to demonstrate how children use logic and problem solving within a given structu...

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High-end Customised Carlo Monkey for Newborn’s 100-days’ Celebration

High-end Customised Carlo Monkey for Newborn’s 100-days’ Celebration

Adapting a neo realistic style and light gray colour, latticed red and white, Carlo Monkey Musical is a well-designed premium soft toy for newborns. On April 10 2016, a customised Carlo Monkey Musical toy was presented to Xingxing, the 100-day-old n...

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We Care, We Share:Hape’s Sentimental Journey to a Child Friendly Space in Berlin

We Care, We Share:Hape’s Sentimental Journey to a Child Friendly Space in Berlin

Being a refugee is rarely someone's choice. In Germany, the country who opens up and embraces them, they just want to be treated as normal.
(Purity Deng, Syria and Afghanistan ‘Hape Love Ambassador')

Compared with other countr...

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We Care, We Share: Hape’s Thanksgiving Journey in Nepal

We Care, We Share: Hape’s Thanksgiving Journey in Nepal

Caressing their little bodies, bony and sweaty, cuddling them was just like cuddling my own child. Once the cuddle exceeded three seconds, I could not help but weep.
(Bi Yan, Nepal 'Hape Love Ambassador')

Approximately a year af...

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Hape Awarded Products for 1Q16

Hape Awarded Products for 1Q16

Space City Wins Two Awards

As a new member of Quadrilla Marble Run, Space City has a 180 degrees level shift, which is also embodied in Autobahn and The Cyclone, and features a glow-in-the-dark effect. Enveloped in darkness, the special...

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A Sparkle from Nuremberg International Toy Fair-by Sandy Ruben

A Sparkle from Nuremberg International Toy Fair-by Sandy Ruben

I was fortunate to be able to attend the recent Toy Fair in Nuremburg. It is the largest in the world and the exhibitor space is 4 ½ times what Toy Fair in New York is!

Some of the exhibits are jaw dropping. However what stood out, was...

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Hape Announces Collaboration with Heart and Soul

Hape Announces Collaboration with Heart and Soul

(Mücke, Germany) January 25, 2016 - Hape International AG and Heart and Soul e.K. will announce a partnership during the Nuremberg International Toy Exhibition 2016.

The creative design of dolls, doll clothes and doll accessories will ...

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30 Years Note: We Care, We Share

30 Years Note: We Care, We Share

In the 1960s, a 4-year-old German boy was building a castle in his backyard when his grandmother called him in for lunch, so he ran into the house.

After the meal, the little boy ran joyfully back out only to find that, sadly, someone h...

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