Welcome to “How I’m Starting a Toy Company” Blog. Where “I” is former tech entrepreneur D.S.

This is series of posts is about the steps involved in bringing a plastics toy to market.

There are so many steps to creating a new plastics toy product that we will have devote several different blog posts to this topic. This process was not linear for us by any means. But, hopefully this will help someone else out there understand the linear steps before diving into the process.


1. Determine what type of manufacturing process you will use. Article here.

2. Designing the toy.
* Need to design the files w/ chosen manufacturing process in mind.

3. Identifying manufacturers to reach out to.

4. Getting quotes and isolating a manufacturer.