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Canadian toy company

Ganz is a Canadian company. It is a private company with headquarters just north of Toronto in Woodbridge, Ontario. It has many subsidiaries and offices. It is now best known for distributing plush animals and collectables. Most recently, it is known as the manufacturer of Webkinz, the toy with an Internet site.[1]

Ganz was founded in Toronto in 1950 by Holocaust survivors Samuel Ganz and his sons Jack Ganz and Sam Ganz. Then it was called Ganz Bros. Toys Limited. It is now run by the founder's grandson, Hoard Ganz.[2]


  2. "The GANZ Story". Retrieved 29 May 2014.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)