New York Puzzle Company Announces New Licensing Deal with to Manufacture puzzles featuring Leo Lionni artwork.

New York, NY – New York Puzzle Company, a gift company focusing on classic illustrations from books, advertising, magazines and similar media sources, is pleased to announce it has partnered with Blueandyellow, LLC to manufacture puzzles featuring the iconic artwork of Leo Lionni from his range of children’s books.

New York Puzzle Company will feature this new line of products in specialty chain and independent stores throughout the USA and Canada. All of the puzzles will be made in the USA – most from recycled and organic materials.

The initial line will feature four full size puzzle styles and four mini puzzle styles ranging from 20 to 1000 pieces.  Additional puzzles and products will follow later in 2019 and beyond.

About New York Puzzle Company

Made in the USA: All of New York Puzzle Company’s playing cards, puzzles and canvas bags are made in the United States. This assures New York Puzzle Company’s customers that they are purchasing a quality product made locally by people making a living wage.

Environmental Responsibility: One of New York Puzzle Company’s core values is its dedication to environmental responsibility. For our canvas bags, this means using recycled and organic canvas. For our puzzles, this means using recycled chipboard for all of the boxes and puzzle board. The printing is all done with soy ink. Even the bag that holds the pieces inside the puzzle box is made from biodegradable plastic.

Giving Back:  New York Puzzle Company is a member of 1% for the Planet. This means the company pledges 1% of the sale of each puzzle to environmental non-profits committed to creating a healthier planet. Find out more about 1% for the planet and about New York Puzzle Company at

About Leo Lionni

Lionni launched his career as an author and illustrator of books for children in 1959 with Little Blue & Little Yellow, inspired by a story he had improvised on the spot to entertain his young grandchildren during a long train ride. So began a long and colorful parade of richly illustrated picture books featuring clever fables, original stories and charming characters like Frederick, Cornelius, Swimmy and Alexander. Lionni’s signature style of bold colors and nature-inspired collages accompanied by toddler-friendly tales has won him a cherished spot in the hearts of children of all ages throughout the world.


To learn more about the Leo Lionni product collection by New York Puzzle Company, please contact: 

Adam Silver
Office: 347-815-1234
Fax: 203-647-6236