Founded in year 1986 by Peter Handstein in Germany, Hape Toys is one of the world’s largest producers of toys made from sustainable materials. They have now distributed toys to over 50+ countries, Hape toys are both creatively designed and eco-friendly. All of the products meet, and more often, exceed the strictest international standards for quality and safety guidelines. Each product is developed to enhance a child’s developmental skills. Neither language, nor culture, nor gender impedes the intuitive play patterns. What children see as fun, parents and educators recognise as age-appropriate learning basics---social, sensory, physical, and emotional skills.