Swedish reseller is looking for organic wooden toys for children

REQUEST from Sweden, reference: BRSE20170220001, valid from 05-10-2018 untill 23-02-2019

Business
  • Start date:
    5 oktober 2018
  • End date:
    23 februari 2019
  • Summary:
    A Swedish reseller of children products is looking for manufacturers or wholesalers of organic non-toxic wooden toys. The company is able to either work as an agent, selling the toys to other Swedish resellers or to be a distributor, selling to customers in their own shop and online. They are also interested in finding a manufacturer that can help them design and produce organic toys under their own private label. Countries of interest are Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Poland, Germany and Turkey.
  • Description:
    This Swedish company, established in 2010, is a reseller of children clothing, baby strollers, toys and other products for babies. The product range is carefully selected and consists of well known brands such as Bugaboo, BabyBjörn, Stokke, Kids Concept and Bambino. They sell the products in their own store and through their webshop.

    The company has recognised a demand for organic products. Therefore they are interested in expanding their product range of organic wooden toys. These wooden toys should be of high quality, 100% non-toxic and with organic color pigments. Furthermore the products must not contain plastics or chemical dyes containing lead or any other heavy metal. See examples of toys in attached pictures. The packing material must also be organic or recycled materials. The potential partner must comply with the following certification standards:
    ecoaudit
    ECOCERT
    EN 71
    ISO 14001
    ISO 9001:00
    OHSAS 18001

    The manufactured products must of course also meet all the legal requirements for CE marking.

    The Swedish company is specifically looking for manufacturers and/or wholesalers of organic wooden toys that are interested in distributing their products on the Swedish market. The company is able to either work as an agent, selling to other Swedish resellers or to be a distributor, selling to customers in their own shop.

    The Swedish company is also interested in finding a manufacturer that offer private label and/or can help them design and produce toys under their own brand. In this case it is important that the partner has their own designer who can support them in the design process.

    Primary countries of interest are Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Poland, Germany and Turkey, but manufacturers/wholesalers in other European countries could also be of interest.
Partner Sought
  • Type of Partnership Considered:
    Manufacturing agreement, Distribution services agreement, Commercial agency agreement
  • Technical Specification or Expertise Sought:

    A manufacturer and/or wholesaler of organic wooden toys that fulfill the following criterias:

    - Experience in working with high quality organic wooden toys for children aged 0-6 years.
    - No plastics or chemical dyes are used, toys must be 100% non-toxic.
    - Organic color pigments must be used.
    - The packing material must be organic or recycled materials.
    - The manufacturer must respect good working conditions.
    - The manufactured products must meet all the legal requirements for CE marking.
    - The potential partner must comply with the following certification standards:
    ecoaudit
    ECOCERT
    EN 71
    ISO 14001
    ISO 9001:00
    OHSAS 18001

    The Swedish company is looking for a manufacturer and/or wholesaler of organic wooden toys, they are open for several forms of cooperation:

    1. To distribute organic toys from wholesalers or manufacturers to customers in their shop and online.

    2. To become an agent/importer of organic toys and sell further to other Swedish resellers.

    3. Find a manufacturer that can produce organic toys according to the Swedish company's own descriptions, with their own private label. The manufacturer should in this case be able to provide help with designing the toys.

    In either case, the potential partner is expected to already work with organic wooden toys and packing. It is also important that the partner respect good working conditions and comply with the following certification standards:
    ecoaudit
    ECOCERT
    EN 71
    ISO 14001
    ISO 9001:00
    OHSAS 18001

    The manufactured products must of course also meet all the legal requirements for CE marking.

    SME 11-50,SME <10,251-500,SME 51-250

Organisation
  • Development stage:
  • IPR Status:
  • Market keywords:
    Toys and electronic games
  • Technology keywords:
  • NACE keywords:
    Retail sale of games and toys in specialised stores
  • Advantages and Innovations:
Client
  • Type and Size of Organisation:
    Industry SME <= 10
  • Already Engaged in Trans-National Cooperation
    Ja
  • Year Established:
    2010
  • Turnover:
    <1M
  • Country of origin:
    Sweden
  • Languages spoken
    • English
    • Swedish
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