We have been marketing and selling quality children’s products from our headquarters in Northampton since 1989! The DKL name originates from family names: Dorte, Kai and Lise, we are still a family run business and continue to grow! Distribute 9 fantastic brands to the toy trade exclusively throughout the UK & Ireland.
Our objective has always been to make children happy. That’s why we offer hundreds of fantastic children’s products from 9 great brands: Hama Beads, Plus-Plus Construction, Bloco Construction, PlayMais Craft, Scentco Scented Stationery, Scratch Lifestyle Toys, Breyer Model Horses, Escabbo Bath Toys and SmartLab Science. Each brand and every product has been carefully selected by us to ensure the highest play value, quality and product safety. All our toys are assessed to the industry Toy Safety standards and licensed to use the lion mark.
We take product safety very seriously and will only distribute products which meet safety legislation requirements. As a member of the British Toy and Hobby Association, we are obliged to adhere to their Code of Practice for safety regarding the design and manufacture of toys. All products have been tested to the highest standard and comply with the European toy safety regulations BS EN 71-1,2,3.
We are proud supporters of the Toy Trust, founded by the British Toy & Hobby Association. The money raised predominantly from the toy industry, is distributed to charities helping disadvantages and disabled children in the UK and abroad. With the help of the many supporters of the trust from across the entire industry, over £4 million has been raised since its inception. DKL also support the charities associated with Northampton Rotary Club.
We distribute our quality brands to leading toy, gift, craft, nursery, equestrian and stationery shops, including major department stores and online retailers. We support all our ranges with a full marketing campaign, including everything from bespoke planograms to extensive social media and PR activity.
If you are new to DKL Marketing, you can request to open a trade account or find out more via our contact us page.