How to Choose the Best Toys For Kids

Choosing the best toys for kids can be fun. But beyond fun, toys offer children a whole host of learning experiences. To help kids develop, grow and learn, it is important to provide them with learning toys that best meet these developmental needs.

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Melissa and Doug Wooden Toys Are an Inspirational Success Story

Armed with a firm belief in customer service from the very beginning of their business, Melissa and Doug still remember what they came from and what it took to get where they are now, over 21 years later. They remain passionate in providing only the highest caliber wooden toys without passing on a high price to their customers. This affirmation is evidence of their belief in children, parents and the family way of life.

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The History of the Hasbro Toy Company

Hasbro’s beginnings started in 1923 in Providence, Rhode Island. Two brothers, Henry and Helal Hassenfeld came to the United States from Poland. They started a textile remnant company that sold cloth leftovers. By the mid 1920s, they were using the cloth leftovers to make hat liners, covers for pencil boxes and several other school supplies. The pencil box covers became very popular so the brothers decided that they would make the boxes also. The company grew and by 1926 was incorporated under the business name of Hassenfeld Brothers Incorporated.

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