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.
Top 10 Preschooler-Approved Toys by The Goddard School®
CHICAGO, November 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Sort & Discover Activity Cube™ was chosen as one of the Top 10 Preschooler-Approved Toys by The Goddard School®. Winning toys for the 9th annual toy test were evaluated first-hand by thousands of children in 50 Goddard Schools across the country. Submissions were judged on the toy’s ability to encourage interaction and child-initiated play, promoting creativity and collaboration – all while maintaining the child’s creative interests over time.
VTech® Ring & Learn Cash Register™ Honored with Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award
CHICAGO, October 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Ring & Learn Cash Register™ received an esteemed Platinum Award from the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio. The interactive cash register, which comes with a shopping basket and play food to encourage little ones with role-play fun, was recognized as one of the most innovative and engaging products of the year.
CHICAGO, October 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its Touch & Learn Activity Desk™ Deluxe is a winner of a Parents’ Choice Approved Award. The product went through the rigors of a lengthy, multi-level evaluation process by the independent nonprofit Parents’ Choice Awards® program, trusted by consumers, educators and retailers for more than 38 years.
Interactive Learning Toys from VTech® Honored with PAL Awards
CHICAGO, October 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced four products received distinguished PAL Awards, honoring exceptional toys that encourage language, spark fun and invite creative play. The Touch & Learn Activity Desk™ Deluxe, Go! Go! Smart Friends® Enchanted Princess Palace™, Ring & Learn Cash Register™ and Care for Me Learning Carrier™ were all recipients, continuing VTech’s series of honors this holiday award season.
CHICAGO, Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced nine of its products were recognized by the Tillywig Toy & Media Awards, including the Touch & Learn Activity Desk™ Deluxe and standouts from its Go! Go! Smart and Baby, Infant and Preschool lines.