The original award winning Sophie La Giraffe In natural rubber Newborn + The famous giraffe ‘Sophie’, in natural rubber (phthalate-free), who- has Been part of babies’ lives for almost 50 years. Slender, flexible, and soft, baby can squeeze and chew her in complete safety. Lovable and amusing, she laughs when her body is squeezed. Height : 17 cm Supplied in a lovely gift box complete with card that you can personalise!
Sophie the Giraffe, full of discoveries and activities to awaken baby's senses!
Sight: The dark and contrasting spots all over Sophie the Giraffe's body provide visual stimulation and make her easily recognizable to baby. She soon becomes a familiar and reassuring objet.
Hearing: Her squeaker keeps baby amused, stimulates his hearings, and helps him to understand the link between cause and effect.
Taste: Sophie the Giraffe is very flexible and has lots of parts for baby to chew (ears, horns, legs). She is perfect for soothing baby's sore gums when teething and is completely safe. Made of 100% natural rubber and food paint.
Touch: Sophie the Giraffe is perfect for baby's small hands. She is very light and her long legs and neck are easy for baby to grip. She is very soft to touch, just like baby's mummy, stimulating soothing physiological and emotional responses.
Smell: The singular scent of natural rubber (from Hevea tree) makes Sophie the Giraffe very special and easy for your child to identify amid all his other toys.
Created in 1945 and in the early days specialising in mechanical toys, over the years VULLI S.A. has become a famous specialist in the world of infant welfare and early learning toys.
For more than 60 years, Vulli has designed and created products adapted to the various stages of a child's development.
A few significant events...
1945: Creation of the VULLIERME Establishments by Mr. Joseph Vullierme. This company, working as a craft industry, manufactured cut-out and pressed metal parts.
1947: The first trade mark: MONT-BLANC Toys. Manufacture of the first mechanical toys.
1954: The Company became a Limited Company. Manufacture of increasingly technical articles: tanks, trucks, radio-controlled cranes and trains... The Mont Blanc Toys brand name became established on the French toy market.
1961: Creation of Sophie the giraffe on May 25 within the Delacoste company located in the rue de Nazareth in Paris.
1964: Following a fire damaging nearly the whole of the factory, new premises were rebuilt (8,000 m²) in the Rumilly area (74).
1976: A new name: The Company was now called CREATION VULLIERME.
1980: Creation of the VULLI brand name. Takeover of the MASSON company (roller skates and balloons) and the DELACOSTE company (Sophie the giraffe).
1982: Expansion of the company. It now comprised 296 people spread over 3 establishments:
- Rumilly => 20,000 m² (plastic toys and balloons)
- Asnières s/ Oise => 5,000 m² (rubber toys)
- Lyon => 1,000 m² (roller skates)
1989: The Company was taken over by the Alain THIRION group (which already owned the JOUSTRA brand name).
2000: Vulli obtained the Grand Prix du Jouet awarded by the "Revue du Jouet" for its product: Sophie the giraffe's Garden.
2010: The Vulli Company is still based in Rumilly. Sophie the giraffe is still made in the workshops along with many other products.
Sophie the giraffe is a complete collection of products which meet all baby's needs, at any time of day and at each stage of his growth.
She is also the product loved by babies of world-famous Stars
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Sophie The Giraffe
- Brand: Sophie the Giraffe
- Product Code: Sophie the Giraffe
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- Ex Tax: €14.99