The world's biggest toy fair gets ready to welcome over 2,700 exhibitors.
The largest and most international toy fair for the trade in the world, Spielwarenmesse is made up of 17 halls, each devoted to different sectors.
These include model railways, plush, wooden toys, party articles, stationery, baby and infant articles.
The British Pavilion in Hall 12 will play host to 35 companies this year, while the number of UK firm wih independent stands is 125.
Just a few examples of companies exhibiting are Carte Blanche Group, Golden Bear, Hornby, Rainbow Designs, Underground Toys, Winning Moves and Magmatic.