Welcome to VTech's press room. If you want to learn about product releases, company news, and our latest promotions, you've come to the right place! In our press room, you'll also find information about key partnerships we form to make our products better and more exciting for kids. (Press releases below are listed in order of the most recent first.)
At VTech, we're also proud of the awards our gaming systems and other products have won. If you want to know more about the recognition our smart play products have received, view a full list of press releases below.
VTECH® BOLSTERS LEARNING LODGE™ APP STORE WITH SOFTWARE DOWNLOADS FEATURING NEW PROPERTIES FROM NICKELODEON, DREAMWORKS AND MORE
(CHICAGO) – January 7, 2014 – VTech (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the continued growth of its comprehensive app store, the Learning Lodge™, which includes more than 650 apps teaching key curriculum. The new software downloads, featuring a variety of education-packed learning games and e-Books as well as new videos and songs, are compatible with the award-winning InnoTab® Learning Tablet range, which includes InnoTab 3S with Kid Connect™ and InnoTab 3.
VTECH® OFFERS LEARNING APP BUNDLES FOR INNOTAB® LEARNING TABLET RANGE
(CHICAGO) – December 23, 2013 – VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced they are offering new Learning App Bundles for the award-winning InnoTab® Learning Tablet range. Available on the Learning Lodge™, VTech’s comprehensive app store which includes more than 650 apps teaching key curriculum, the Learning App Bundles feature newly developed, educator-approved content packaged in age-appropriate groups, making it easy for parents to choose the right bundle for their child.
VTECH® TOPS HOLIDAY TOY LISTS WITH TWENTY INDUSTRY AWARDS
(CHICAGO) – November 12, 2013 – VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental, stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced its toys received 20 accolades to date from esteemed toy and parenting industry experts, toy councils and retailers. The InnoTab® 3S Learning Tablet with the groundbreaking VTech Kid Connect communication app secured the most awards with nearly 10, while the Go! Go! Smart Wheels™ playsets and the 2-in-1 Shop & Cook Playset™ also topped this year’s lists. Additional toys recognized include Switch & Go Dinos® Blister the Velociraptor™, Roll & Learn Turtle™ and KidiJamz Studio.
VTECH®’S INNOTAB® 3S HONORED WITH THE TOY INSIDER TOP TECH 12 AWARD
(Chicago) - October 16, 2013 – VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental, stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced its InnoTab® 3S has been selected as one of the Toy Insider’s Top Tech 12, guiding shoppers to the best tech toys on the shelves. Now in its eighth year, the Toy Insider offers toy and gift ideas for all ages, chosen by a panel of toy industry experts.
VTECH® LAUNCHES EDUCATOR-APPROVED ONLINE MILESTONES GUIDE TO HELP PARENTS
(CHICAGO) – October 3, 2013 – VTech® today launched their educator-approved Milestones guide on vtechkids.com/milestones, strengthening the company’s ongoing commitment to educator-endorsed toy development and parental support. Developed in partnership with Dr. Lise Eliot, Early Childhood Mental Development Expert and member of VTech’s Panel of Experts, Milestones is a resource to help parents select toys based on the individual needs of children 0-9 years old. By understanding their child’s mental, emotional and physical development, parents are able to determine which toys and games are appropriate at each unique age and developmental stage, so they can in turn make smarter toy selections.