Article June 28, 2016

Top 10 Iconic and Patented Toys

Christmas may yet be a far off thought for many, but this festive article written by IP Watchdog on the top 10 patented toys is a great showcase of how IP has been critical to classic toys we still cherish today. Also, despite the prevalence of IP in the sector, there aren’t so many articles on IP for kids and babies products so this will have to do.

The products covered a wide spectrum of toys, from the obviously technical and pioneering – such as Nintendo’s Game Boy – to the almost comically simple – such as the Hula-Hoop patented by Arthur K. Merlin in 1963.