Founded in 1911 in Germany, the Käthe Kruse brand – the originator of a soft doll manufacturer – survived the raging flames of two world wars.
In 2018, Hape started to collaborate with MI (a Chinese technology co., ltd.)
We have co-developed products for children, bringing fun and happiness to them.
In 2016, Hape started to collaborate with Volkswagen (VW).
In the shape of the Volkswagen Type 2 (T1) (model year 1950-1967), we have designed and produced Hape’s Classical Bus T1 Walker (both in red and blue); while in the shape of the Volkswagen Beetle (model year 1949 - 1985), we have the Beetle Walker (both in red and blue).
We aim to provide a classic vintage walker experience for babies of 10 months and above.
“The Little Prince”, a film directed by Mark Osborne, is based on the masterpiece Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The animated feature film, quickly became is a world-class blockbuster.
From 2015 to 2018, Hape collaborating with “The Little Prince”, designed and developed a series of products which garnered a lot of attention and affection.