The company, located in New York, began in 1930 with founders Herman Fisher and Irving Price. Mattel bought Fisher-Price and the company became a subsidiary. It was at the American International Toy Fair where the company garnered attention and success.
With the introduction of the company’s Little People, a world of toys and accessories that captivated toddlers was born. The toys made by the company are suitable for kids from birth to over 5 years.
The popularity of the company’s older toys has yet to wane. One of the best selling older toys is the Fisher-Price Baby’s First Blocks and Rock Stack Bundle. This toy helps babies learn shapes and develop motor skills.
It includes the 5 shape bucket sorting toy and matching blocks. The bucket has a handle and lid for easy storage and mobility. The brightly colored stacking rings set can help your child learn order, colors, and problem solving.The Fisher-Price Piano Gym, Kick and Play gives babies four different ways to learn and have fun. Babies can play on their tummy or back, or they can sit up. The toy is perfect as a take along.
It has 5 different activities for babies to engage in including the sound of a piano if baby kicks the keys. Parents can select the music with the set for as long as 15 minutes or can arrange for the music to stop sooner.
There’s also a volume control. The set has toys attached that are: an elephant, a frog, a hippo and more. The mat does require AA batteries to operate. One of the newest toys by Fisher Price is their Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Home.
The toy offers three different levels as your child ages and comes with more than 75 sounds, songs and word phrases. It has a small opening mailbox beside the door of the toy and the smiling face door will open and close.
The porch light will light up. The toy is for ages 6-36 months and is large enough for baby to crawl back and forth through the door. The lights with the house will move along with the sounds and phrases.
The toy features a doorbell and easy to press numbers above the door. Also new from the company is the Laugh & Learn Crawl Around Car. You can get this in pink or red. The car has Smart Stages technology and this is the technology that allows the level of learning to go up as your child grows.
With over 75 songs and interactive play, your child can hours of fun. The play includes a learning time, imaginative play and music. There’s a shape sorter for blocks on the door of the car and the door will open. Kids can honk the horn, switch the gears and more.