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Swedish wood toy designer looking for certified manufacturer

Country of origin:
Country: 
SWEDEN
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BRSE20190128001
Published
28/01/2019
Last update
30/01/2019
Expiration date
31/01/2020

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Wood Products
Education and Training
Creative products
Toys and electronic games
Other consumer products
Manufacture of other products of wood; manufacture of articles of cork, straw and plaiting materials
Manufacture of games and toys
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Summary

Summary: 
This Swedish wooden toy designer is looking for a certified wooden toy manufacturer with the expertise and certifications to make toxic-free and eco-labelled wooden toys, mainly for children age 3-8 years old.

Description

Description: 

This Swedish SME is an established toy creator with a variation of designs and with previous success on the toy market.

In order to scale up the production and reduce costs, the SME is looking for a subcontractor/manufacturer in woodworking or carpentry to produce various volumes.

The products are small to medium in size, needs to be toxic free and durable and come in a variety of organic or eco-labelled colours.

The SME will provide the designs and specifications and the manufacturer will be responsible for ensuring that standards and certificates (CE, SIST EN 71-1, SIST EN 71-3) are met.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
This Swedish company creates its own unique designs and have over 25 years of experience in the business of wooden toys. The demand for toxic-free and eco-labelled products made from natural materials have increased and this SME has the experience, expertise and finished designs.

Technical Specification or Expertise Sought

Cooperation sought: 
This Swedish company is looking for a manufacturing partner that can produce wooden toys according to specifications and design. The manufacturer will be responsible for ensuring that standards and certificates (CE, EN 71-1, EN 71-3) are met. The use of FSC-Certified wood is preferred but not necessary. The manufacturer is ISO 9001:00 certified. The manufactured products must be non-toxic, contain no plastics or chemical dyes and use organic colours or eco-labelled paint.

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The manufacturer should have the expertise to produce wooden toys from the designs and physical prototypes provided. The partner should be able to produce different volume orders and have all the necessary certifications. A long term partner is sought in Europe under a subcontracting agreement.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50,SME <10,SME 51-250

Dissemination

Dissemination sector group : 
Dissemination preferred : 
Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania