​​ANKER (GOLLNEST & KIESEL) – Building sets of man-made      stone.  For over 130 years, these 100% natural blocks have been made by hand from a formula of quartz sand, linseed oil, color pigments and chalk.  In addition to the well-known traditional sets, there is also a more colorful junior line intended for children.    (Germany)  

ANKER PLAY PRODUCTS – Featuring the following brands: Smibo, Anker Art, Anker Play, Adventure Club, Angel Acade-Me, Blokko, Generation Dough, and Bubble Workz.

FISH RIVER CRAFTS – Handcrafted Wooden Marionettes. (USA)

FRACTILES – Magnetic Tiling toys. (USA)

FUNKY PLANET – RC Vehicles and drones. (China)

GOKI (GOLLNEST & KIESEL) – Wooden Toys, puzzles, games (China), Wooden Trucks/cars (Europe)

HEIMESS (GOLLNEST & KIESEL) – Wooden Baby Toys (Germany)

HOLZTIGER (GOLLNEST & KIESEL) – Wooden Animals, figures and   toys. (Germany)

LAQ – Innovative and creative construction toy. (Japan)

ROY TOY – Earth-Friendly Wooden Log Construction sets (USA)

TEETHER TOYS – All natural and organic wooden teether toys for babies and teether necklace for Moms. (USA)

THE YOUNG SCIENTISTS CLUB – Science based hands-on games,    activities, and experiments for ages 3 and up. (China)

VELCRO(R) Brand BLOCKS(TM) Construction Sets- The Velcro        Companies have married soft foam with fastening dots that make    our constuction sets safe and forgiving for little hands to assemble,   adjust and create.  Connect them together easily with no glues or    snaps. (China)

WOODEN IDEAS by Bartl — Wooden swords. (Europe)


​​​    Chalais Associates is a toy manufacturers' representative organization providing products to the specialty retail trade in the state of California.  We try to offer lines that are made in Europe and the USA, where possible, that have good play value, are original in concept, and are manufactured to a high standard.   

This site shows samples of a number of the lines represented -- they can be viewed by clicking on the categories above.

​We represent the following toy manufacturers, also aimed at the specialty toy market.  We hope to encourage retailers to stock new and innovative items in addition to the more established brands.