Ganzworld is the online site for the Ganz company's Webkinz toy line and online game, "Amazing World." The site includes news about Webkinz, an arcade full of games and a section for parents. The site also features a rewards section where reading news about Webkinz, playing games on the arcade and parents accessing the parents club all result in earning "moneyz" that users can exchange for a variety of online prizes in the Webkinz online game.
The Ganz toy company is best known for it's Webkinz toys, plush animals that come with an access code to an online world. The company was originally founded by Samuel Ganz, along with his sons, Jack and Sam in Toronto, Canada during the 1950s. While it began primarily as a toy company, Ganz has since branched out to other areas including candles, personal care, tabletop accents and garden decor. Some of their brands include Grumpy Cat, Baby Ganz, Time & Again and Jewel La La. From its beginnings in Toronto, the company has grown to include offices in the United States, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
In 2007, the company founded the Webkinz foundation which partners with and funds various programs related to children's literacy, health care and education.