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 Puts Kids Ahead in Educational Development with VTech University
Program graduates earn a chance to win a $25,000 college bond
CHICAGO (October 1, 2012) – Today, VTech Electronics North America, LLC (http://vtechkids.com/) is launching VTech University (http://vtechkids.com/university) an online program that uses the gaming technology of VTech’s popular learning products, MobiGo® 2 and InnoTab®, InnoTab 2 and InnoTab 2S, to enhance early learning in children ages 3 to 9 years old.
‘Show & Tell with Switch & Go’ Video Contest Launches Today; One Winning Video will Air on a VTech Commercial on Nickelodeon
CHICAGO – (August 22, 2012) VTech Electronics North America, LLC (www.VTechKids.com) is bringing bigger roars to the toy vehicle aisle as Attila the Ankylosaurus, Span the Spinosaurus and Brok the Brachiosaurus join the other award-winning Switch & Go Dinos on shelves today. All seven durable, unique and collectable Switch & Go Dinos are now available both online and in store at all major retailers, ranging in price from $15.99 to $49.99. In conjunction with the full launch of the toys, VTech is unveiling the ‘Show & Tell with Switch & Go’ video contest, which encourages children to use their imaginations to discover the ultimate dinosaur and car combination toy.
VTech Releases KidiJamz Sing-Along Song Albums for InnoTab Products
CHICAGO – (August 8, 2012) VTech Electronics North America, LLC (vtechkids.com), is excited to release its first collection of children’s music albums, KidiJamz, available for download onto VTech InnoTab products. This collection includes three volumes of timeless, popular sing-along songs and one album of baby classics. KidiJamz are now available for download exclusively online at VTech’s Learning Lodge Navigator (www.VTechKids.com/download) for $4.99 per album.
VTech Enters Partnership to Offer Downloadable Nickelodeon Episodes on its Award-Winning Tablet
CHICAGO – (August 6, 2012) – VTech Electronics North America, LLC (http://vtechkids.com/), is excited to announce its partnership with the top entertainment brand for kids, Nickelodeon. Beginning late August, episodes of Nickelodeon’s hit animated series including Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants and Bubble Guppies, will be available for download from VTech’s Learning Lodge Navigator™ for kids to view on their new InnoTab® 2 learning tablet.
VTech MobiGo 2 and InnoTab 2 Now Available for Pre-Order
CHICAGO – (July 18, 2012) Today, VTech Electronics North America, LLC (http://vtechkids.com/), announced MobiGo® 2 Touch Learning System (MobiGo 2) and InnoTab® 2 Learning App Tablet (InnoTab 2) are now available for pre-order at ToysRUs.com, Amazon.com, Target.com, Walmart.com and VTechKids.com.