KIDS' TIME (28-30.09.2021)
12th International Fair of Toys and Products for Mother and Child KIDS TIME
About the event
KIDS 'TIME 2022 - the September toy, pram and clothes for children manufacturers' trade fair goes down in history!
This year's International Fair of Toys and Products for Mother and Child KIDS' TIME was held on an extraordinary, irregular date. The expo brought together 131 exhibitors. Visitors represented the 22 countries' child products and service business sector.
Traditionally, the expo stands were filled with the latest offer of manufacturers and distributors. There were prams, car seats, toys, clothing, furniture, textiles and accessories for mothers and children on display. This year's expo was the showcase for 131 exhibitors from 6 countries. Poland, Slovenia, Spain, China, the Czech Republic and Germany. The exhibition space was 2.824 square metres. KIDS' TIME 2022 hosted 1,600 guests from 22 countries from all corners of the world. Companies find the expo a perfect opportunity to meet with representatives of the parenting blogosphere from all corners of Poland. - We have been exhibiting at this expo for many years. We are delighted that we can return here, after quite a long break - this is the feedback of Anna Gancarek from Doctor Nap. - This event is in great demand, very much needed. It's good that we have such an expo - she added.
A wide range of eco-products for the mother and child
Kids' Time Expo is the stage for market launches, the latest developments arena. The expo abounds with products and services you watch in awe. The expo is the place where significant contracts and agreements are signed. - This is Poland's largest show of this type (...) That is why we have exhibited here every year for many years - said Jakub Bochenek from Tuban. KIDS' TIME is the place to hold the child products and services business sector's Europe-scale premières and débuts! This year's exhibition offered its guests the opportunity to become familiar with the offer of companies which represent: There were blocks made of the Arboblend® biomaterial, 100% based on renewable sources - sugar, resin and wood fibres (Binabo Flexible Eco Pads), also the 3D puzzles made of recycled cardboard and rice-based paint (Eugy Eco Puzzle 3D) or even vegan, water-based nail polishes (Tibu Kids). The wide offer was complemented with eco products for mother and child care, e.g. biodegradable cutlery. The wooden manipulation boards (Woodibo) and the whole range of textiles made of organic cotton, bamboo fibre and muslin were truly delightful. The novelty which has won the KIDS' TIME STAR 2021 is the clothesline for dad; it has the "TATO, YOUR TURN NOW" (FUN2BEMUM) slogan on.
Visitors were offered a wide range of school supplies, books and board games from leading Polish producers, such as Rebel, CzuCzu, Granna and Kapitan Nauka. There were also strollers (including cross-country versions), the latest generation of seats, scooters and carriers in abundance.
The child products and services business sector and its knowledge pool
Meetings with Polish and foreign specialists were a part of the expo agenda. The child products and services business sector specialists' lectures and presentations are the KIDS' TIME many-year tradition which continues at the upcoming expo. The first day of the expo saw the panels held under the banner of: "Articles for children - safety testing; a formality or a real need?", organised by the Mining Technology Institute KOMAG, "The children's goods industry and sales in Google", organised by the E-commerce Marketing Agency and Google Exelmedia Certified Partner. Safety was also the hallmark of the second day - trade fair visitors were interested in attending the lectures on: "Intellectual property protection strategy - the key to success in the children's industry", organised by Żuraw-Gierszewski Legal House, "Why is it worth testing and certifying prams?" organised by "ZETOM" Test and Approval Facility, "I have an idea for my brand. What's next? - how to enter the market with your own brand, how to promote it ", organised by UL&KA and "RMDR - the best report on the toy market in Poland!" organised by RMD Research company.
KIDS' TIME STAR 2021 award at children's expo
Following the many-year tradition, KIDS' TIME exhibitors registered their products for the KIDS 'TIME STAR Competition, KIDS' TIME STAR is a prestigious distinction for the most innovative and cutting-edge products put on a show at the expo. The award winners and industry experts are unanimous in their opinions. The KIDS TIME STAR is a valuable marketing tool that enhances product recognition and facilitates outreach - various customers groups, customers and opinion formers are well addressed. The awarded companies list includes: Binabo Flexible Eco Blocks by TicToys, ToddleRoad Viaduct set by Toddleroad, educational mat with arches - the Ocean Treasures by Tiny Love, African Life Big rubber mat by Gugu the Hero, Autofold ™ stroller by Larktale, TFK Sport stroller by Trends For Kids, a year-round 3-piece sleeping bag used in a stroller and car seat by Rollersy, Baby Stories albums , TULIPONCZO® by Patulove and the BAMBOOline by Texpol line. KIDS' TIME STAR 2021 awards were bestowed to: the "Stories" board game by Rebel, Dimpl Digits Bubble Numbers by Fat Brain Toy Co., the BeSafe iZi Modular A X1 i-Size car seat by BeSafe, a waste bin for used nappies by Magic and the clothing line for dad with the slogan "DAD, IT'S YOUR TURN NOW" by FUN2BEMUM.
The gala was also the occasion to award the TOP DESIGN distinctions and prizes. This year KIDS' TIME was the arena for first-time presentation of the award in the new format. The awarded brands: BERA BABY / BERA 2000, MAKASZKI, SLEEPEE, MAYLILY / PISZU, BEAR GUSTAW, Deer Bear / STEEPS. TOP DESIGN awards were collected by representatives of FreeON and LULLALOVE.
The gala ceremony was also the time to celebrate companies' jubilees. The EDGARD Publishing House and the magazine "Świat Zabawek" celebrated its 25th birthday. MARKO products have delighted us for 30 years.
The child products and services business sector's leaders offer strong support for the expo
BRANŻA DZIECIĘCA - the best-informed merchants' magazine, has been the expo media sponsor for many years.
The Kids' Time expo has enjoyed the support of knowledge- partners - the Chamber of Office and School Industry Entrepreneurs. This is the business insider in the stationery, office and school sector and therefore offers first-hand business information and knowledge.
The expo is organised in cooperation with the Polish Association of the Toys and Children's Articles Industry, whose objective is support for entire children products industry.
KIDS' TIME is this industry's only event in Poland that has been granted the prestigious UFI certificate - the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry's seal of quality. Thus, we have created a global-scale event, and we want to continue this development path. This token of appreciation offers us extra motivation and serves as the confirmation that our efforts have yielded excellent results.
Early-bird registration for KIDS' TIME is now available.
We encourage you to register for the next trade fair. The 13th KIDS' TIME returns to its tradition - February is the expo month. Please use the exhibitor's portal and register your participation online.