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Acquired - II | Acquired

About FAO Schwarz

FAO Schwarz, founded in 1862, is one of the oldest toy retailers in the world and an iconic brand, known for its unique high-end toys, life-sized stuffed animals, dolls, and games. The FAO Schwarz flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York City was a popular tourist destination before its closure in 2015, and has gained iconic status for its floor piano and cameos in major motion pictures.

FAO Schwarz Headquarters Location

New York, New York,

United States

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Latest FAO Schwarz News

FAO Schwarz-branded Toy Wood Play Smart Robot Buddy(s) and Wood Sensory Boards recalled

Apr 19, 2022

Small parts from the products can come loose and pose a choking hazard 04/19/2022 Photo source: CPSC MerchSource of Irvine, Calif., is recalling about 46,200 FAO Schwarz-branded Toy Wood Play Smart Robot Buddy(s) and Toy Wood Sensory Boards. Due to a manufacturing issue, small parts from the products can come loose and pose a choking hazard to young children. The firm has received 20 reports of small parts coming loose or falling off of the toys, including nine reports of parts coming loose or falling off of the Toy Wood Play Smart Robot and 11 reports of parts coming loose or falling off of the Toy Wood Sensory Board. No injuries have been reported. The Robot Buddy, batch # 35227A21210, is a sensory activity box with a robot factory-inspired design featuring spinners, knobs, and gear and bead manipulation activities. “Robot Factory” is written on the side of the activity box. The Toy Wood Sensory Board, batch # 59945A21207, is a sensory activity center featuring spinners, flippers, a maze, and a musical xylophone with a connected mallet. “FAO Schweetz Shop” is written on the top of the board. The toys, manufactured in China, were sold at FAO Schwarz and Target stores nationwide and online at www.faoschwarz.com and www.target.com from November 2021, through February 2022. The FAO Schwarz branded Toy Wood Play Smart Robot Buddy sold for about $60, and the FAO Schwarz Branded Toy Wood Sensory Board sold for about $25. What to do Consumers should immediately take the recalled toys away from children, stop using them, and contact MerchSource to receive a pre-paid label to return the recalled toys and instructions on how to receive a full refund. Consumers may contact MerchSource at (800) 813-8762 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday, by email at recall@merchsource.com, or online  for more information. Take a Home Warranty Quiz. Get matched with an Authorized Partner. ZIP Code

  • Where is FAO Schwarz's headquarters?

    FAO Schwarz's headquarters is located at New York.

  • What is FAO Schwarz's latest funding round?

    FAO Schwarz's latest funding round is Acquired - II.

  • Who are the investors of FAO Schwarz?

    Investors of FAO Schwarz include ThreeSixty Group and Toys "R" Us.

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