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® Expands Award-Winning Infant and Preschool Lines
NEW YORK, February 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announces the expansion of its celebrated Infant and Preschool lines, offering exciting new products designed to encourage growth and enrich children’s play experiences. To help children at each age and stage meet developmental milestones, VTech’s Expert Panel provides critical insight into the development of its learning products. These experts specialize not only in the critical subject areas that are important for instilling a lifetime love of learning such as reading, language arts, math and science, but the broader spectrum of childhood development. Additionally, VTech has continued the growth of its online Milestones resource, specifically created to help parents select toys based on the individual needs of children from birth to nine years old. New additions to the extensive, growing collection of more than 80 Infant and Preschool items will be introduced at the 2016 North American International Toy Fair®.
VTech® Drives Innovation and Play Value with Award-Winning Go! Go! Smart Lines
NEW YORK, February 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® expands its award‐winning Go! Go! Smart Wheels® and Go! Go! Smart Animals® product lines, featuring its innovative SmartPoint® technology that truly brings the toys to life while teaching cause‐and‐effect, first words, letters and more. The collections provide engaging experiences with an irresistible blend of technology and established play patterns, delivering multi‐sensory learning to maximize toddler fun. New introductions are on display at the 2016 North American International Toy Fair®.
VTech® Enchants with New Princess Introductions to Award-Winning Go! Go! Smart Friends® Line
NEW YORK, February 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ VTech® is giving the royal treatment to its award‐winning Go! Go! Smart Friends® product line with the introduction of a new fairytale theme. The collection will introduce an enchanting kingdom of princesses, fairies and more that incorporate traditional role‐play infused with cutting edge technology for an engaging, multi‐sensory learning experience popular with toddlers and parents alike. Go! Go! Smart Friends features VTech’s proprietary MagicPoint™ technology, bringing characters and playsets to life with lights, sounds, music and motion. The line is on display at the 2016 North American International Toy Fair®.
CHICAGO, Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced three products received top honors from the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio. The Kidizoom® Action Cam was given a coveted Platinum Award, recognizing the most innovative and engaging products of the year. Gold Awards, presented to outstanding new products that enhance the lives of children, were presented to the Sit-to-Stand Ultimate Alphabet Train™ and Lil’ Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo™. The Soothing Starlight Hippo also won a SNAP Award, given to products that can be used by or easily adapted for children with special needs.
Hong Kong, 3 December 2015 – VTech Holdings Limited (HKSE: 303) today announced that FireEye’s Mandiant Incident Response services, one of the world’s leading cyber forensic teams, is assisting the Group in its response to the recent cyber attack to strengthen the security of its systems.