Plush Manufacturers Archive

Hansa Creations USA Manufacturer Exposé

History Founded in 1972 by German-born Hans Axthelm, Hansa Creations USA has cornered the market on realistic stuffed animals.  Originally created exclusively for European collectors, this company has grown over the years to be one of the leaders in manufacturing plush toys.  Unlike most ...Read More

Aurora World Manufacturer Exposé

Aurora World Manufacturer Exposé History Aurora Trading Inc. started as a toy manufacturing company in Seoul, Korea in the 1980s.  With their quality products in high demand, business boomed and they expanded by establishing manufacturing factories in Indonesia and China in the early 1990s.  ...Read More

Fiesta Toy Manufacturer Exposé

Fiesta Toy Manufacturer Exposé History Founded by Harold Kleinman in 1972, Fiesta is a manufacturer and distributor of plush toys.  Since the inception of the company, they have worked to provide quality plush, competitive pricing, and streamline designs for their stuffed animals.  Just as ...Read More

Douglas Co. Manufacturer Exposé

Douglas Co. Manufacturer Exposé Over the course of nearly 60 years, Douglas establishes itself as one of the oldest and most respected plush manufacturers in the United States.  Family-owned and operated, this company maintains passion for their craft and a strong worth ethic.  Headquartered ...Read More

Wild Republic Manufacturer Exposé

Wild Republic Manufacturer Exposé Here at Stuffed Safari, we offer our customers an inside look at the manufactures whose products we carry.  Today, we take a detailed look at Wild Republic and some of their signature designs.  First, a little bit about Wild Republic ...Read More

Folkmanis Puppets Manufacturer Exposé

Folkmanis Puppets does for plush puppets what Apple does for electronics.  Their realistic designs have earned them the reputation as one of the most innovative puppet-makers in the world.  With over two hundred different animals of exotic and familiar variety to choose from, Folkmanis ...Read More

Gund Toy Manufacturer Exposé

Gund is the oldest manufacturer of soft toys in America. Founded by Adolph Gund in 1898 as the Gund Manufacturing Company in Norwalk, Connecticut, they emerged as true pioneers of the toy industry. Dating all the way back to the turn of the 20th ...Read More