Who knows not, the wooden toys from past and especially the toy trains. One of those manufacturers BRIO and comes from Sweden. It all starts with the basket maker Ivar Bengtsson. --SPLIT-- who in 1902 moved with his family to Osby where a railway and was more accessible to its customers. At that time, many emigrated Sweden to America to seek their fortune. And one day the eldest sons of Ivar came with the announcement that they wanted to emigrate to America. Ivar and his wife Sissa were not pleased with this plan and sought a way to keep their children in Sweden. Their proposal was that they would take over the business from their father. The sons did see down this plan and in 1909 the company BRIO, Bröderna Ivarsson Osby was known as the Brothers Ivarsson Osby established. Over the years the company has grown rapidly it. The company is still based in Osby but next to the factory and the office is also a very nice museum. In this museum, the Lekoseum, shows the history of the company and a lot of space to play themselves.
BRIO develops functional toy with a timeless design. BRIO distinguishes itself by developing high quality, innovative wooden toys. Many toys from the collection of the Swedish company BRIO now modern classics that are passed from generation to generation.