Why We're Better

  Montessori Outlet Nienhuis Montessori Discount Vendors
Legally Owns the Authentic Blueprints? Yes Yes No
Operates Its Own Production Facility? Yes Yes No
Safety & Quality
Professional Knowledge on How to Produce Safe Montessori Materials? Yes Yes No
Factory Is ISO-9001 and 14001 Certified through the UK National Quality Association? Yes N/A No
Factory is Governmentally Certified by CIQ to Legally Import Wooden Toys to the USA? Yes N/A No
Factory is Legally Certified by the Chinese Government to Produce Montessori Materials? Yes N/A No
Products Passed the TUV Test? Yes N/A No
Products Comply with Federal CPSIA HR4040 Children Products Safety Standards? Yes N/A No
Products Comply with European Toy-Safety Standards and Have CE Mark? Yes N/A N/A
Products Comply with American Toy-Safety Standards? Yes N/A N/A
Products are Made of Water-Based Finishes? Yes N/A No
Products are Made of FSC or PEFC Certified Lumber? Yes N/A No
Customer Service
Live Customer Service Support? Yes Yes N/A
Offering Products at Affordable Prices? Yes No Yes
Stocking inventory without major backorders? Yes N/A No
Free Return and Exchange Policy? Yes N/A Maybe

N/A = Information not available at the time of research.