Jazwares Named to TIME’s Prestigious List of the TIME100 Most Influential Companies

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Jazwares, a leading global toy company, is proud to announce that it has been named to the prestigious fourth annual TIME100 Most Influential Companies list, highlighting companies making an extraordinary impact worldwide.


“At Jazwares, we’re passionate about bringing imagination to reality through multigenerational brands such as Squishmallows and our unparalleled commitment to giving back to the communities where we work and play,” said Judd Zebersky, Founder and CEO of Jazwares. “We are honored to be recognized as one of the TIME100 Most Influential Companies, a testament to the dedication and creativity of our 1,400 employees and our collective mission in bringing joy to millions of kids, families, and fans around the world.”


TIME recognized Jazwares as a “Titan” for reinvigorating the plush toy category with its popular Squishmallows brand, as part of the TIME100 list.


To assemble the list, TIME solicited nominations across sectors, and polled its global network of contributors, correspondents, and outside experts. Then TIME editors evaluated each on key factors, including impact, innovation, ambition, and success. The result is a diverse group of 100 businesses helping chart an essential path forward.


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Jazwares, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a leading global toy manufacturer with a robust portfolio of owned and licensed brands. Founded in 1997, Jazwares celebrates imaginative play with a progressive focus on identifying new and relevant trends to transform into high-quality products for consumers of all ages. Jazwares engages consumers through innovative play experiences with popular brands such as Squishmallows™, Pokémon™, Hello Kitty™, Star Wars™, Disney™, BumBumz™, and Adopt Me™. In addition to toys, offerings include virtual games, costumes, and pet products. Headquartered in Sunrise, Florida, Jazwares has offices worldwide and sells its products in over 100 countries. For more information, visit and follow us on LinkedIn, X, Instagram, and Facebook.