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Grants available for UK companies

03 April 2017 | 15:30

The British Department for International Trade (DiT-formerly UKTI) has announced that 12 grants of £2,500 are available for eligible UK companies looking to exhibit at Kids India.

British companies interested in participating, or finding out more about the available grants, can contact Stuart Whitehill for further information at stuart(at)overseasfairs.co.uk.

 



Kids India Report 2016

08 November 2016 | 16:00

Kids India continues on the road to success. See facts & figures, statements and impressions about the fourth edition of Kids India in the fair report.

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Official opening Spielwarenmesse India Pvt. Ltd.

23 May 2016 | 11:00

On 17th and 18th May Ernst Kick (Chairman of the Board), Bernhard Steinrücke (Member of the Board), Jens Pflüger (Member of the Board) and Katharina Janotta (Managing Director) celebrated the official opening of the recently founded subsidiary in New Delhi at the Taj Lands End Hotel in Mumbai and at the Taj Palace Hotel in Delhi together with the Kids India Team and business partners.

See pictures from the opening ceremony on the Kids India facebook event page

 



Meet you in Jalandhar!

10 May 2016 | 16:30

Spielwarenmesse India Pvt. Ltd., in association with Sports Goods Export Promotion Council of India (SGEPC) is organizing a ‘Networking Evening’ in Jalandhar on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the hotel Ramada Jalandhar City Centre starting 7:00 pm.

The event is meant as a platform to network with industry colleagues. You will also receive updated information about Kids India 2016 and Spielwarenmesse® 2017 as well as our newly opened subsidiary in India. Please join us!

To register please send an e-mail to info(at)spielwarenmesse.in

Update: See some impressions from the Networking Evening in Jalandhar on Facebook.

 



How to exhibit successfully

11 April 2016 | 11:00

Learn 10 success factors for exhibiting at trade fairs and practical tips on how exhibitors can manage these factors to their benefit. Have a look in the White Paper and make your participation at Kids India a success!

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Spielwarenmesse eG establishes subsidiary in India

01 April 2016 | 13:30

Consolidating its position in one of the world’s largest growth markets, Spielwarenmesse eG is opening a subsidiary – Spielwarenmesse India Pvt. Ltd. –headquartered in New Delhi, India which will start trading on 1 April 2016. The main objectives of the new, wholly-owned subsidiary include representing Spielwarenmesse eG and staging Kids India.

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Kids India Event at Spielwarenmesse 2016

01 February 2016 | 12:00

Spielwarenmesse eG, the organizer of both, Spielwarenmesse® in Nuremberg (Germany), the world’s largest toy fair, and of Kids India in Mumbai, was welcoming exhibitors and visitors from India at Spielwarenmesse®. The Indian guests and international exhibitors, interested in Kids India, had met on Thursday 28 January 2016 for the Kids India Event.

The event offered first-hand information on Kids India and the Indian toy market followed by a networking get-together which gave exhibitors and visitors the opportunity to meet other toy industry members and establish important business contacts in a relaxed atmosphere. Furthermore, Mr. Ernst Kick (CEO, Spielwarenmesse eG) used the opportunity to welcome the Indian guests personally. Also Tarun Dewan (Executive Director, SGEPC) participated in the event.

See some impressions of the Kids India Event at Spielwarenmesse® 2016

 



Kids India exhibitor brochure 2016

20 January 2016 | 10:30

If you are interested in exhibiting at Kids India 2016, you shouldn’t miss the opportunity to have a look in our exhibitor brochure. Here you will find all relevant information on the fourth edition of the show. Get to know the opinion of exhibitors and visitors of Kids India 2015 and find out what to expect of Kids India 2016.

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Kids India on Facebook

14 January 2016 | 09:14

Don’t miss any news about Kids India 2016! Keep updated and join our Facebook Event.

 



Kids India Report 2015

08 December 2015 | 17:14

Find out all about the third edition of Kids India in the fair report.

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Kids India Press Meet in Delhi

21 September 2015 | 11:38

Only three more days to Kids India 2015 in Mumbai! Journalists already got a preview of the third edition of the Indian toy fair at the Press Meet in Delhi. Take a look at the Press Meet pictures and and stay up to date on the Kids India Facebook event page.

 



B2B matchmaking programme

25 August 2015 | 13:38

In order to support the visitors and exhibitors in finding the right business partners, Kids India offers a B2B matchmaking programme. Potential business partners can get in contact already before the fair and plan their meeting onsite. Participate and find the right business partners easily.

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Visit Kids India 2015

16 June 2015 | 09:42

Come and visit the third edition of India's international B2B event for the toy industry. Benefit of this unique opportunity to meet India’s toy industry under one roof. You can register for free in our visitor section. The first 100 visitors who register online and come onsite will be granted a coffee voucher.

If you are coming from abroad, the Sports Goods Export Promotion Council (SGEPC) offers a reimbursement programme for international buyers who visit Kids India 2015. For more information please send in your details at tpo(at)sgepc.in.

You are still undecided? Have a look at our Kids India visitor flyer for more information.

 



Fact-Finding Trip 2015

10 June 2015 | 16:42

You are coming from abroad and would like to visit Kids India together with other international toy experts?

Our fact-finding trip will not only bring you to Kids India, India’s largest B2B fair for the toy industry, you will also get the opportunity to participate in the exhibitors evening and to get first-hand background information about the Indian toy market. Last but not least, we have included a sightseeing tour for you.

Benefit this singular opportunity to make new contacts in the growing Indian toy market. We are looking forward to welcoming you!

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Kids India Networking Evenings in Delhi and Mumbai

20 May 2015 | 16:00

Are you curious about the preparations for Kids India 2015? Would you like to meet and network with other representatives of the Indian toy industry?

Then join us at our Networking Evening in Delhi on May 27, 2015 and in Mumbai on May 29, 2015 and be the first to get a glimpse of what's awaiting you at Kids India 2015. Entry by invitation only. If you haven't received your invitation yet, please contact Manika Mittal.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the Networking Evening!

Update: Take a look at the photos from the Networking Evening in Delhi ...

 



Kids India Event at Spielwarenmesse 2015

04 February 2015 | 16:00

Spielwarenmesse eG, the organizer of both, Spielwarenmesse® in Nuremberg (Germany), the world’s largest toy fair, and of Kids India in Mumbai, was happy to welcome exhibitors and visitors from India at Spielwarenmesse®.The Indian guests and international exhibitors, interested in Kids India, met on 30 January 2015 for a Get Together.

The event offered a platform to meet other toy industry members and establish important business contacts in a relaxed atmosphere. Furthermore, Mr. Ernst Kick (CEO, Spielwarenmesse eG) used the opportunity to welcome the Indian guests personally and the Consul for Commercial Affairs Mr. VSDL Surendra (Consulate General of India, Munich) gave a presentation on the new governmental programme ‘Make in India’. Also Vivek Jhangiani (President, TAITMA) and Tarun Dewan (Executive Director, SGEPC) participated in the event.

See some photos of the event in our facebook event Kids India 2015...

 



Kids India on Facebook

26 January 2015 | 10:00

You don’t want to miss any news about Kids India? Keep updated and join our Facebook Event:

Take a look at the Kids India Facebook Event ...

 



Kids India exhibitor brochure 2015

21 January 2015 | 09:00

If you are interested in exhibiting at Kids India 2015, you shouldn’t miss the opportunity to have a look in our exhibitor brochure. Here you will find all relevant information on the third edition of the show. Get to know the opinion of exhibitors and visitors of Kids India 2014 and find out what to expect of Kids India 2015.

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Impressions of Kids India 2014

14 January 2015 | 16:09

 

 



Kids India event at Spielwarenmesse 2015

30 December 2014 | 15:59

Spielwarenmesse eG, the organizer of both, Spielwarenmesse® (28.01.-02.02.2015) in Nuremberg (Germany), the world’s largest toy fair, and of Kids India in Mumbai, is looking forward to welcoming exhibitors and visitors from India and all over the world at Spielwarenmesse®.

We cordially invite you to come and join us at the Kids India Event at Spielwarenmesse® on 30 January 2015 from 6 pm onwards. Find out more about Kids India 2015 and learn more about the "Make in India" initiative of India’s government.

Ernst Kick (CEO, Spielwarenmesse eG) and Vivek Jhangiani (President, The All India toy Manufacturers’ Association - TAITMA) will take this opportunity to welcome the Indian guests and all interested exhibitors personally. The event also offers a platform to meet other toy industry members and establish important business contacts in a relaxed atmosphere.

Register now by email. Or visit us at our World of Toys information booth at Spielwarenmesse®. The booth is located in NCC Ost (East).

 



Kids India Report 2014

04 December 2014 | 16:08

Find out all about the second edition of Kids India in the fair report.

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The toy industry meets at Kids India 2014

18 September 2014 | 12:00

Kids India 2014 just opened its doors and welcomes the toy community in India. The start was celebrated with a festive opening ceremony. For this special reason the famous actress and mother Perizaad Zorabian, together with the president of TAITMA, Vivek Jhangiani and the CEO of Spielwarenmesse eG, Ernst Kick inaugrated the fair with the opening of the catalogue as well as the ceremony of lighting the lamp.


Until 20 September 2014, Kids India will be the meeting point for the Indian and international toy industry. Step by and experience over 150 national and international exhibitors, important business contacts, a quality supporting programme and more. We are looking forward to see you at Kids India at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hall 6.

 



Kaleidoscope of Play in India – Conference 2014

20 August 2014 | 15:45

The International Play Association (IPA) – India chapter invites scholars, researchers, working professionals, NGOs, CBOs, play leaders, designers, planners, architects and influencers who inspire and promote children’s play in India to a three day national conference at Kids India 2014.

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This event is only one sign for the success of Kids India. Within only one year the fair has been approved as a platform for the Indian toy industry.

 



Fact-finding trip

07 July 2014 | 17:00

You are coming from abroad and would like to visit Kids India but prefer to travel in a group? Moreover, you would like to get a deeper insight into the Indian toy market besides visiting the fair? Then our fact-finding trip, organized by Spielwarenmesse eG in cooperation with the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce, fits perfectly with your requirements. For further information, please contact Stefanie Lechner.

(tel: +49 911 998 13 34; e-mail: s.lechner(at)spielwarenmesse.de)

 



Visit Kids India 2014

26 June 2014 | 14:00

There are many reasons to be a part of Kids India 2014, India's international B2B event for the toy industry. The second edition promises visitors a more exciting and even bigger toy fair with many exhibitors and a wide range of toys. You can register for free in our visitor section. If you are still undecided, have a look at our Kids India visitor flyer for more information.

 

Visitor flyer

 



Kids India TravelGuide

13 June 2014 | 14:00

You plan to visit Kids India and wonder how to get along in Mumbai? In our TravelGuide you get useful information about travelling to Mumbai (visa, flight and transfer) and also some recommendations for sightseeing as well as Indian etiquette.

 

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Kids India on Facebook

05 June 2014 | 17:00

You don’t want to miss any news about Kids India? Keep updated and join our Facebook Event:

Take a look at the Kids India Facebook Event ...

 



Kids India BusinessGuide

22 May 2014 | 13:41

Do you want to know more about the Indian toy market? Take a look inside our BusinessGuide and get further information about sales channels and consumers. Besides, we included some information about India and the Indian market in general as well as some recommendations on Indian etiquette for international exhibitors and visitors.

 

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Networking Evening in New Delhi and Mumbai

07 May 2014 | 17:40

 

Do you wish to know how the preparations for Kids India 2014 are coming along? Do you wish to network with your toy industry and toy association colleagues?

Then join us at our Networking Evening in New Delhi on May 14, 2014 and in Mumbai on May 15, 2014 and be the first to get a glimpse of what's awaiting you at Kids India 2014. Entry by invitation only. If you haven't received your invitation yet, please contact Manika Mittal.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the Networking Evening!

Update: Take a look at the photos from the Networking Evening in New Delhi and Mumbai...

 



Impressions of the Kids India 2013

15 April 2014 | 09:09

 

 



Get together for Indian exhibitors and visitors at Spielwarenmesse® 2014

11 February 2014 | 00:00

 

Spielwarenmesse eG, the organizer of both, Spielwarenmesse® in Nuremberg (Germany), the world’s largest toy fair, and of Kids India in Mumbai, was happy to welcome exhibitors and visitors from India at Spielwarenmesse®.

On 30 January 2014, the Indian guests shared their first impressions of Spielwarenmesse® during a Get Together event at the fair ground.

Ernst Kick (CEO, Spielwarenmesse eG) and Vivek Jhangiani (President, TAITMA) used this opportunity to welcome the Indian guests personally. The event offered a platform to meet other toy industry members and establish important business contacts in a relaxed atmosphere.

See some photos of the event in our facebook event Kids India 2014...

 



Kids India at Spielwarenmesse®

14 January 2014 | 09:20

 

Interested in Kids India 2014? Visit us at our World of Toys information booth at Spielwarenmesse® (29.1. – 3.2.2014) in Nuremberg. The booth is located in Central Entrance Mitte.

Learn more about Spielwarenmesse®!

 

 



Kids India 2013 Report

17 December 2013 | 09:08

 

Find out all about the first Kids India in the fair report.

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Première of Kids India surpasses all expectations

19 November 2013 | 09:31

 

108 exhibitors enjoyed a successful premiere of Kids India. The trade fair in Mumbai was attended by 5,237 buyers and retailers. Both the high number and good quality of trade visitors, and also the positive response on the part of exhibitors, surpassed all expectations.

 



Kids India 2013 has opened its gates

25 October 2013 | 15:01

 

Kids India 2013 has opened its gates and exceeds all expectations. Take a look what happened yet and follow us on Facebook to get the feeling of Kids India 2013. By the way, take your chance and visit Kids India 2013 for the last day on Saturday, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. We are looking forward to seeing you!

 



Conference programme

16 October 2013 | 23:30

 

Your visit to Kids India is rounded off by an informative & inspiring conference programme and interactive panel discussions featuring eminent speakers from India and abroad.



 



Why visit Kids India 2013

23 September 2013 | 17:09

 

  • India's largest B2B event for the toy industry
  • Participation from 11+ companies
  • Meet Indian and internation toy manufacterers, brands & suppliers  under one roof
  • Network with the market leaders and refreshing newcomers
  • Get an insight into the growing toy industry in India
  • Witness the best of national & international spectrum of products and technology
  • Experience innovation and creativity at the Design Pavilion featuring aspiring young toy designers from National Institute of Design
  • Unterstand how toys can be effective as early learning tools for the young minds
  • Learn about the latest developments in the toy industry through high quality conferences and workshops


We look forward to the dialogue with you and will be pleased to welcome you in Mumbai!


 



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