China Toy Fair


ToyFabb.com Opens Shop with Contest Call to Designers

ToyFabb.logoToyFabb, the first specialized online market for 3-D printed toys, has launched its English and German site, www.toyfabb.com, with a contest for hobby and professional designers. At ToyFabb, hobby and professional designers are provided free accounts to present and sell their creations to consumers. ToyFabb offers comprehensive shop functionality, as well as securely streamed 3-D designs to protect the intellectual property of its users. Consumers can also purchase the 3-D toy designs offered and produce them with their own 3-D printers.

ToyFabb is hosting a contest for hobby designers and professional designers, which will last until September 30. Winners of each ToyFabb category will receive $100. Entrants’ toy files can be sent directly to jochen@toyfabb.com.

Razor USA Is Looking To Hire Two Toy Designers and Design Director

Razor USA is looking for two toy designers to join its New Brands Group. The designers must have prior toy design success at another toy or children’s product company. The designers will be responsible for generating new ideas as part of the design and brand development toy team, support brand team with toy design renderings, present and communicate ideas effectively to design and marketing teams, among other responsibilities.

The company is also looking to hire a toy Design Director with strong knowledge and experience in both boys and girls toys; however, the company will consider a strong Design Director candidate that has experience in either one. The position requires a strong understanding of toy design and development. The Design Director will manage a design team of four to six staff designers as well as outside resources, support Product Managers in managing product development, identify and leverage toy development best practices, among other duties.

For consideration, interested candidates should send a PDF file link to portfolio and a resume to resume@razorusa.com.