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 Introduces Latest Toy Innovations, Branches Out with New Switch & Go Dinos
CHICAGO – (February 13, 2012) Mighty dinosaur roars are resounding from the VTech booth (www.vtechkids.com) at this year’s American International Toy Fair in New York City, with the debut of the new Switch & Go Dinos. These transforming toys combine two of boys’ favorite play patterns, uniquely morphing back and forth from dinosaur to vehicle to provide an interactive 2-in-1 play experience for children ages 3-8.
CHICAGO – (February 10, 2012) VTech (www.vtechkids.com) is evolving beyond its educational roots with the launch of new Switch & Go Dinos, bringing what they do best in technology and toys to the vehicle aisle for the first time. Combining two of boys’ favorite play patterns, the toys uniquely morph back and forth from dinosaur to vehicle, providing an interactive 2-in-1 play experience for boys ages 3-8. Each Switch & Go Dino comes equipped with an LCD screen for customized animation, dinosaur and vehicle sound effects and educational dinosaur facts. These features combine to bring each Switch & Go Dino to life, offering kids a personalized, immersive and enriching play experience.
CHICAGO – (October 27, 2011): Today VTech released the InnoTab, a multi-function educational tablet for children. InnoTab is now available at major retail and toy stores and VTechKids.com. This innovative learning app tablet brings interactive and animated reading, educational gaming, creative activities, and a rich collection of applications to children ages 4-9.
CHICAGO – (August 29, 2011): Equality in parenting is still a pipe dream. Nearly half (48%) of working moms say they spend more time each day parenting than on their careers, more than double that of working dads (19%), according to the “Moms Who Do More” National Report, commissioned by VTech.
Getting Ready for Baby: What You Didn’t Think About
CHICAGO — (May 03, 2011): In the final few months before a new baby arrives, parents stock up on diapers, check out the best pediatricians and pick the perfect crib. But with all those errands to run, many parents don’t stop to think about the best way to give their infant the optimal start on a lifelong path to learning.