NICI AG is the name of a German toy factory based in Altenkunstadt in the north Bavarian region of Upper Franconia. The company was founded in 1986, and produces plushies,
stationery, figurines, greeting cards, pillows, water bottles, magnets and other merchandise. NICI produced Goleo, the mascot of the 2006 FIFA World Cup
The company filed for bankruptcy in May 2006
The company has been transformed in Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung in February 2008, it has also bought
Knaugle KG, a company which was a NICI subcontractor.