At Habermaass Corp. of Germany, kids rule.You won't see a lot of them running around the factory, but their needs and wants are foremost in the company's mission.Owned by Klaus Habermaass, whose father started the business more than 70 years ago, the company has grown to 1,280 German employees. The Skaneateles, NY based HABA USA distribution office employs 15, and was acquired with Habermaass' 1980 purchase of T.C.Timber, a business known for its high-quality wooden trains and block sets.
Today, HABA prides itself on the fact that children love playing with its toys, blissfully unaware of how this fosters their development.That's the stamp of approval the company appreciates the most, but it has been recognized by the grown-up world as well: The company's products have been bestowed honors by virtually every German toy award and many prestigious American ones, as well.
The company has grown slowly and deliberately, and now is a major force in Germany and in the American specialty toy and gift market. The company favors wood as its material for toys, as the beech and birch it uses are regenerative, its natural markings make it unique, it flatters the hand, is ideal for children and it inspires its designers to create little wonders.
'We are very optimistic about the reception we have received in the U.S,' said Lea Culliton, president for the U.S. division. 'Our specialty retail community is welcoming this vast line of products with open arms, and we have anecdotally heard from the customer that HABA will succeed phenomenally in America. Especially in this economy, our classic, feel-good toys will strike a chord.' HABA is committed to supporting the specialty store marketplace, you won't find HABA products on your local Walmart shelves!
In addition to the HABA line, the HABA USA division has another exclusive U.S. distributorship.It distributes sturdy sand, garden and dining toys from Spielstabil; these indestructible toys guarantee of a lifetime of fun. From birth to 99, HABA has the young and the young at heart covered!
Want to trust the toys that parents buy from your store? One of the most trustworthy names in educational, safe toys for children is HABA USA. Their distinctive brand of quality childrens toys and baby toys have kept them in high regards with parents for generations. Since 1938, fewtoy company names have resounded so pleasantly in the ears as HABA USA.
HABA is known worldwide as an excellent provider of specialty toys for children. They've earned this reputation because of their fun, popular toys that stimulate the minds of children. From educational baby toys that further development to childrens toys with a fun twist, HABA USA will leave children wanting to play and learning during the process.
Recognize the face on the right? That's the smiling friendly face found on many HABA USA toys. This smile greets children warmly, providing an unspoken invitation to have fun, learn, grow and get excited today. All of HABA USA's toys are guaranteed high quality and safe for infants and toddlers. Everything from rattlers to building blocks are made with baby's well-being in mind.
As if safe and educational weren't enough for these toys, they're also award-winning! HABA USA's "Cory Caterpillar" recently won The Toy Man award of excellent, The Toy Man seal of approval, The Toy Man eco-recognition seal 2009, and The Toy Man editor's choice award. Talk about your quality toys!
Want award-winning, safe and educational toys to satisfy parents who visit your store? Visit HABA USA today and be more than pleasantly surprised with the quality and originality you'll find.