SOURCE: InRoad Toys

InRoad Toys

October 13, 2014 06:00 ET

Winner's Lap: Dr. Toy Names PlayTape® Among 10 Best Children's Products of 2014

Innovative PlayTape® Also Recognized as a Top 100 Toy of 2014

CROFTON, MD--(Marketwired - October 13, 2014) - InRoad Toys announced today its innovative and award-winning PlayTape® earned more accolades, being named by Dr. Toy as one of the 100 Best Children's Products of 2014. Dr. Toy's annual guide is offered to help parents, teachers and others who interact directly with children select the right products to enhance a child's learning and playtime experience.

PlayTape® also has the distinct honor of being recognized as one of the Ten Best Children's Products of 2014. "We couldn't be more excited with this most recent award," says Andy Musliner, Founder and CEO of InRoad Toys. "We hold PlayTape to the highest standards of quality and creative play, so winning these distinguished honors from Dr. Toy reinforces the value our customers see in our products."

Dr. Toy and his associates spend a great deal of time reviewing a vast number of products from manufacturers across the globe. They review certain criteria including design quality, age appropriateness, dependability, versatility and purchase availability.

The tape fits the high-quality standards Dr. Toy strives for, as it is the fastest, easiest and most affordable way to create roads and railroad tracks for playing with toy cars, trucks and trains. PlayTape® is to-scale compatible with most toy vehicles on the market and is available in multiple lengths, widths, colors and designs.

"PlayTape's simplicity and universal applicability are two characteristics that make it unique in the market," adds Musliner. "Playing with cars and toy trains is a universal pastime. PlayTape is paving the way to dramatically enhance that experience in a very straightforward manner, fostering the child's untapped ingenuity and inventiveness. This award is a wonderful statement about the future of creative play with toy vehicles."

PlayTape® is sold in retailers nationwide and online and can be purchased directly from InRoad Toys at www.InRoadToys.com. PlayTape® Classic Rail Series and Classic Road Series are available in 30' (MSRP $7.99 - $12.99) and 60' (MSRP $12.99) length rolls. For ages 3 and up, PlayTape® is 100% Made in the USA. U.S. Patent Pending.

About InRoad Toys/ PlayTape®
InRoad Toys develops groundbreaking, enduring, high-play value toys with broad applicability across age groups. The company's premier product, PlayTape® Fun That Sticks!™ is revolutionizing the way the world plays with toy vehicles. PlayTape is the fastest, best way to creatively build roads and train tracks for playing with toy cars and trains. PlayTape sticks to any flat surface, is easy-tear, repositionable, easily peeled up without residue, easily stored & transported, disposable and recyclable. PlayTape is honored as among the Best Toys of 2014 by Parents magazine, a Top 10 Children's Product of 2014 by Dr. Toy, and is a 2014 winner of the Tillywig Award for Best Creative Fun, Dr. Toy's Award for Best Vacation Toys, The Noise on Toys Gold Choice Award and the Creative Play of the Year Award, PlayTape is Made in the USA. Ages 3+. U.S. Patent Pending. For more information see www.InRoadToys.com.

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