41st ICTI Annual General Meeting to Take Place this May in Cancun, Mexico 7 January 2015
Toy associations from around the world will gather in Cancun, Mexico on 3-6 May 2015 to participate in the 41st annual general meeting of the International Council of Toy Industries (ICTI). (read more)
ICTI CARE Foundation Names New President & CEO 17 November 2014
The ICTI CARE Foundation, the International Council of Toy Industriesí (ICTI) program to promote ethical manufacturing, fair labor treatment and employee health and safety in the global toy and childrenís product supply chain, has named Carmel Giblin as its new president and CEO. Giblin will officially assume the role on February 2, 2015. (read more)
TIE Resource Helps Companies Comply with EU Toy Safety Directive 1 November 2014
Toy Industries of Europe, (TIE) in cooperation with the European Commission, has published a free resource to help toy manufacturers, importers and distributors comply with the legal requirements in the European Unionís Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC. (read more)
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What is the
ICTI CARE Process?
The CARE (Caring, Awareness, Responsible,
Ethical) Process is the International Council of Toy Industries' (ICTI) program to promote ethical manufacturing, in the form of fair labor treatment, as well as employee health and safety, in the toy industry supply chain worldwide. Its initial focus is in China, where 80 percent of the world's toy volume is manufactured. Its intent is to provide a single, fair, thorough and consistent program to monitor toy factories' compliance with ICTI's Code of Business Practices (the "Code").