EVEN THE CHOOSIEST CHOOSE CITIBLOCS
Parents’ Choice Foundation Awards CitiBlocs with Recommended Seal
Tampa, FL (March 22, 2010)— Less than a year since they were first introduced, CitiBlocs is
welcoming its 17th industry award, a prestigious Parents’ Choice Foundation Recommended Seal.
The ultra competitive Parents' Choice Award program recognizes the very best products for children
of not only different ages and backgrounds but of varied skill and interest levels. They look for good
toys, puzzles and games that offer new ways of thinking, new ways of seeing, and new ways of
creating. To earn a Parents’ Choice Recommended Seal, products must be wholesome and enjoyable
while encouraging children to developing physical, emotional, social or academic skills.
Here’s what the Parents’ Choice judges had to say about the 200 piece set of CitiBlocs:
CitiBlocs 200 Piece Set • $49.95 • Ages 3+
“For those wondering how to impart eco-friendly building lessons
with lightweight eco-friendly material that is easy on the eyes,
easy to store and relatively easy on the pocketbook, put this set of
200 Citiblocs on the top of your eco-easy list. Each uniform piece,
made from New Zealand pinewood harvested from FSC renewable
forests, measures 4 ½ inches long, ¾ inches wide, and ¼ inch
Starting with simple structures (not all projects pictured on the
package are for beginners) this set will measure up as the
engineering abilities and creativity of young Bauhaus builders grows. As aspiring architects
and city planners develop their designs and shape their skylines, don’t be surprised to hear
the names of Walter Gropius Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and Philip Johnson tossed about
The Parents’ Choice Award marks the 17th industry award CitiBlocs has received since its mid-2009
debut: Good Housekeeping Best Toy Award 2009; National Parenting Publications Awards
(NAPPA) 2009 Honors Award; Dr. Toy Best 100 Children’s Products for 2009; Creative Child’s
2009 Preferred Choice Award; Dr. Toy Best Vacation Children’s Products Award; Dr. Toy Best
Green Products 2009 Green Award; iParenting Outstanding Products Award; Father's Day GreatDad
Recommends; Mr. Dad Seal of Approval; Oppenheim Toy Portfolio 2009 Gold Seal Award; The Toy
Man Award of Excellence 2009; The Toy Man Eco-Recognition Award; The Toy Man eChoice
Award; Two Tillywig Toy Awards 2009 Top Fun Award; and a 4-Star What The Stuff Award.
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With a kit to fit every playroom, parents, schools and youth leaders can choose one of seven
block boxes including the ambitious 1,000-piece wooden block set. CitiBlocs are available
online at CitiBlocsStore.com, Toys R Us and other national chains, and at Glammatoys.com and
additional specialty retailers.
For more information, visit their website at CitiBlocs.com.