D – mbw has been awarded the GS certification for Schmoozies®, its fluffy ball-shaped animals, which further underlines its high quality and safety demands. The Schmoozies® from the Mini-Feet® series are the first product group in the German import company’s line-up to be certified with the GS mark (safety-tested) of Hermes Hanse Control. The GS mark is to-date the only test mark for product safety in Europe that is regulated by law.
Furthermore, mbw has also received the TÜV (technical authorities) certification for selected models of its quality rubber ducks of the Schnabels® brand. The first six models have passed the complex tests. Lutz Franke, Quality Manager at mbw and TÜV-tested expert for toy safety: “In order to maintain our first-class product quality, we visit our Chinese employees on-site several times a year. Furthermore, we only work together with two selected production sites.“ These sign mbw guarantee agreements on the compliance of the previously defined materials and dyes. All articles are produced from phthalate-free PVC and are tested according to the regulations of EN 71. In addition, only harmless decoration and print dyes and inks are implemented.