Remco Toys, Inc. (founded in the 1940's) was a company that was best known for toys marketed and sold in the late '50s and '60s including the Remco Voice Control Kennedy Airport, Remco Science Kits,  Johnny Reb Cannon and Mighty Matilda Atomic Aircraft Carrier.

Every Boy Wants a Remco Toy... and so do girls!

Remco Toys was founded by two cousins: Ike Heller and Saul Robbins. The name Remco comes from the two words "Remote Control". In the mid-60's, Remco acquired several licenses for popular culture acts such as the Beatles, Monkees, Munsters, Lost in Space and Batman.

Remco Mr.Kelly's Car Wash commercial:

In 1964, Remco was acquired by Azrak-Hamway International, Inc., a toy company, in New York, NY. In 1997, Jakks Pacific acquired Child Guidance and Remco from Azrak-Hamway International.

The company known by toy collectors for their many Universal Monsters figures produced during the 1980s. These figures were a continuation of the license and figures first produced by Azrak-Hamway during the 1970s

Steel Tec was distributed by Remco Toys, Inc. of New York, NY, from 1992 - 1997 and was a division of parent company Azrak Hamway International.

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Updated: 1 April 2019

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Comments (7)
Richard - March 31, 2020
looking for a REMCO Gallant Gladiator
I have made a page about the Gladiator and Big Caesar here.
John - April 1, 2019
I want to know how much a set of Mickey and Mini dolls from Disney are worth is there a place where I can upload a picture?
Yes, I still have to make an upload feature on my website :) For now, you can search for Remco Mickey and try to find yours.
Felicia - February 6, 2019
Remco tricky tommy turtle
Leonard - September 28, 2015
i am interested remco mighty matilda complete with box
Chris - June 28, 2013
I am looking for any info on the harley-davidson motorcycle made by Steel Tec. I have a construction set that I bought from a charity shop, but there are no insructions,screws,motor and other parts missing. If anybody can shed some light on exactly what should be in this set,it would be appreciated.
Paul - November 22, 2010
I am looking for a Remco Long Range Mortar to get my father for christmas. Dou you have any idea where i might be able to find one?
Norbert - September 11, 2010
I have a dunn buggie wheelie made in 1970 in harrison nj. By remco