geobra Brandstätter GmbH & Co.KG – headquartered in Zirndorf, Germany – is the producer of PLAYMOBIL® and Germany´s largest toy manufacturer.
The 2 ¾-inch-tall PLAYMOBIL® figure is the cornerstone of this creative toy system, and is an internationally awarding-winning product. The imaginative role play opportunities integrated with a variety of historical and modern play themes is fascinating to children and highly valued by parents and educational practitioners alike. In 2014 PLAYMOBIL® is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Since its launch in 1974, 2.7 billion PLAYMOBIL® figures have been produced. The company distributes its toy system, consisting of around 30 different play themes, in more than 100 countries and employs more than 4,000 people. Worldwide turnover for the Brandstätter Group rose to a record level of 612 million Euros in 2013. PLAYMOBIL®’s certified high quality is guaranteed by using company owned European production sites in Germany, Malta, the Czech Republic and Spain.