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's Developmental Learning Toys Honored with PAL Awards
CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced three products received prestigious Play Advances Language (PAL) Awards for toys that enrich speech and language developmental skills and keep children engaged as they learn. The Go! Go! Smart Animals® Grow & Learn Farm™, Baby Amaze® Learn to Talk & Read Baby Doll™ and Sit-to-Stand Ultimate Alphabet Train™ were all recipients, continuing the company’s series of honors this holiday awards season.
Go! Go! Smart Wheels Ultimate RC Speedway Earns Spot on TTPM Most Wanted Holiday Toys List
CHICAGO, September 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Go! Go! Smart Wheels® Ultimate RC Speedway™ was named to the TTPM Most Wanted, an independently tested and curated list of the most in‐demand toys and kids lifestyle products for the holidays. The honor marked the second consecutive year VTech’s acclaimed Go! Go! Smart Adventures™ line was recognized by TTPM, the leading review site for toys, tots, pets, and more.
VTech®’s Kidizoom® Smartwatch DX Earns Spot on TTPM Most Wanted Holiday Toys List
CHICAGO, September 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Kidizoom® Smartwatch DX, the next generation of last year’s award‐winning Kidizoom Smartwatch, was named to the TTPM Most Wanted holiday list. The annual list designated by TTPM, the leading review site for toys, tots, pets, and more, is an independently tested and curated list of the most in‐demand toys and kids lifestyle products for the holidays. The recognition for the Kidizoom Smartwatch DX continues the accolades for VTech’s growing Kidizoom line, which includes one of the year’s hottest toys, the Kidizoom Action Cam, and the original Kidizoom Smartwatch, which earned a spot on TTPM’s 2014 Most Wanted list.
The Toy Insider's Hot 20 and Top Tech 12 Lists of Hottest Holiday Toys
CHICAGO, September 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Go! Go! Smart Wheels® Ultimate RC Speedway was featured on The Toy Insider™’s Hot 20 list of the hottest toys of the season and its Kidizoom® Smartwatch DX was included on the Top Tech 12 list of the most forward‐thinking and impressive tech‐based toys on the market. Additionally, the Kidizoom® Action Cam and Flipsies™ Sandy’s House & Ocean Cruiser were chosen as part of The Toy Insider’s 10th annual holiday gift guide.
Retailer’s Annual Picks Mark Newest Honor for Standout in 2015 Awards Season
CHICAGO, September 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Kidizoom® Action Cam was named to Kmart’s Fab 15 list of must‐have holiday toys, continuing its streak of accolades for the 2015 awards season. Kmart’s annual list highlights the holiday products that will top wish lists nationwide and serves as a gift guide to consumers to make purchases easier.