At Logical Toys we love to celebrate the success of our brands.
22 April 2013
The Learning Journey International products receive 2013 Best Classic Awards from Dr. Toy!
The Learning Journey International has been named recipient of Dr. Toy’s 2013 Best Classics Award
! Match It! Mathematics, Match It! Picture Word Bingo and Puzzle Doubles! Giant ABC-123 Train have all been honoured as a Best Classic toy by Dr. Toy! A classic toy is considered to be consistent, creative
, and improved
in some way to make play value even greater!
Winner: Match It! Mathematics
Learning numbers and basic maths has never been this much fun. This colourful set of maths puzzles provides children an excellent introduction to number recognition, counting and basic addition and subtraction. The 30 puzzle cards feature 10 cards of counting, 10 cards of addition and 10 cards of subtraction. The puzzles are self-correcting – only the cards with the correct answer will fit together. A fun way to learn basic mathematics! Ages 3+ years. CLICK HERE FOR MORE
Winner: Match It! Picture Word Bingo
Picture Word Bingo is designed to assist young children with an object and word recognition and is perfect for beginning readers
. By matching the picture word bingo cards on the playing boards, children will enjoy valuable learning experiences in a fun and easy way. Picture Word Bingo includes four double sided game boards, 36 picture word cards and suggestions for different way to play the game. For two to four players. Ages 3+ years. CLICK HERE FOR MORE.
Winner: Puzzle Doubles! Giant ABC-123 Train
Puzzle Doubles! Giant ABC-123 Train includes two, five-foot long, thirty-piece colourful cargo train puzzles. The first train teaches colours, counting and numbers. The second train puzzle teaches children about the alphabet. Giant ABC-123 Train helps to develop letter and number recognition along with improving tactile skills and provides hours of interactive fun!
Ages 3+ years. CLICK HERE FOR MORE.
The Learning Journey International is an international manufacturer of an exclusive line of award winning children’s interactive educational products. LOGICAL TOYS ARE PROUD NEW ZEALAND DISTRIBUTORS. Our products encourage learning and confidence building as they enhance a child’s potential. All products build on the skills necessary for children to be ready for school as they prepare to become our leaders of tomorrow.
Smart Games Bill and Betty Bricks wins several awards!
Tillywig Top Fun Award Spring 2012
Tillywig Toy Awards
"It's hard to imagine that something as seemingly simple as wooden blocks could be this much fun, but they are.
They're fun, clever, gratifying, and honestly, they're a little addictive - as soon as you complete one challenge, you want to do another. Kids love'em, and more than a few adults had a hard time putting them down, too.
There are 9 different colourful wooden blocks in different configurations, and each challenge requires you to assemble the blocks (and one or both of the figurines) in a very specific way. There are five different levels of play. At the Starter and Junior levels, the illustrations take you through an evolution from start to finish as you construct your building. The figurine(s), who are considered the supervisors, must stay on the building at all times as it's being constructed. At the Expert, Master, and Wizard levels, you're just shown the final configuration, and must get there on your own. Develops logical reasoning, strategic planning, visual and spatial perception."
Canadian Toy Testing Council 2012
The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval 2012 and
8 November 2012
Find It wins award..
8 November 2012
We are in the news!!
Wonder Forge, Inc.™ Celebrates Successful New Zealand
Games Launch With Distribution Partner Logical Toys
See our wonderforge range HERE
"Seattle, WA (November 8, 2012) – Wonder Forge, Inc.™, one of Washington State’s fastest growing private companies1 and a stand-out in the U.S. toy and game market, is celebrating a successful international launch in New Zealand with distribution partner Logical Toys. Logical Toys launched its Wonder Forge games business in the spring of this year, introducing more than a dozen Wonder Forge titles featuring popular children’s brands such as Dr. Seuss, Richard Scarry, and Angelina Ballerina. The result, said the company’s director, Mark Heyman, has been, “nothing short of spectacular.”
“When you have quality educational content coupled with favorite preschool brands and characters—that’s a powerful combination,” said Heyman.
In a country where games, particularly smart games, have been a top-selling retail category for more than a decade, Wonder Forge was a natural fit. “We’ve been very deliberate about cultivating a stable of brands with universal appeal and we’re also very thoughtful about our distribution partners as we enter new markets,” said Joel Berman, head of business development and licensing at Wonder Forge. “Logical has been an ideal partner, equally committed to bringing our unique brand of quality games to a whole new audience.”
As one of the largest toy and game distributors in New Zealand, Logical Toys has seen its business grow each year since the company’s inception in 1991, fueled by an emphasis on quality educational brands.
Since its launch in 2007, Wonder Forge has established international distribution channels in 10 countries, including Canada, the U.K., Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa. The company’s Richard Scarry Busytown Game was named Preschool Game of the Year in Finland2 through the prestigious Vuoden peli award program and the company has won eight Canadian Toy Test Council awards.
1 Puget Sound Business Journal, 2010
About Wonder Forge, Inc.™
In 2007 a small group of creative folks with a passion for children’s entertainment came together to develop extraordinarily fun, original, quality play experiences. Wonder Forge preschool titles celebrate the “can do” in all kids, engaging them physically, socially, and creatively. Our family games bridge generation gaps and build lasting family bonds. We are proud to now offer more than 60 games and puzzles, created in partnership with some of the industry’s top licenses, and honored with more than 120 prestigious awards for product excellence. To learn more, visit www.wonderforge.com.
24 October 2012
Tobbles Neo - Parents' Choice Award winner!
by: Fat Brain
Tobbles Neo receives Silver Honor award from Parents' Choice : Fall 2012 Toys
Tobbles Neo received enthusiastic approval from our evaluators. The toy consists of 6 spheres and a base. The spheres are indented on one side so they can nest in to one another making a tower. They can be stacked straight up and down or turned at different angles to make a wobbly looking tower. You can spin them and roll them and they even seem to feel good on sore gums. The material the toy is made of is very comfortable to the touch and easy for baby to grip and hold. The bright colours and modern design make the Tobbles Neo very aesthetically pleasing. Even younger children, including our 10-month-old tester who cannot stack the spheres yet, liked to knock them down, throw them, and chew on them. He also likes to hand each individual piece to his mother and watch her very intently as she creates a tower. This toy is made of durable high quality materials, ensuring years of entertainment for children as well as adults.
Ages: 6 months & Up
Manufacturer: Fat Brain Toys
27 August 2012
Learning Journey International product receives Top Excellence Rewards from Dr. Toy!
The Learning Journey International Product has been named recipient of Dr. Toy awards for 2012. Match It! Mathematics Memory has
been honored with the 10 Best Educational Products for 2012 and 100 Best Children’s Products of 2012!
Winner: Match It! Mathematics Memory.
Awards: 10 Best Educational Products for 2012 and 100 Best Children’s Products of 2012!
Match It! Mathematics Memory is a fun memory game that will challenge problem solving and develop memory skills of young children as they try to find a pair of matching cards. Bright, colourful illustrations help children learn basic addition and subtraction. A great family game for all ages!
The Learning Journey International is an international manufacturer of an exclusive line of award winning children’s interactive educational products. Logical Toys are New Zealand's distributor and proudly so. Our products encourage learning and confidence building as they enhance a child’s potential. All products build on the skills necessary for children to be ready for school as they prepare to become our leaders of tomorrow.
CLICK HERE to see Match It Mathematics Memory Game.