Kahihiwalla, founded in 2010, distributes Fair Trade products including Pebble’s Organic Collection. Pebble provides employment to women who would otherwise be employed in jobs harmful to endangered environments or species. The bunny hat, available in four sizes from newborn to five years, is accompanied here by the hand-crocheted 100% organic bunny. Organic blankets and rattles are also available. For more information call 330/ 612-2317or visit www.kahiniwalla.com.
Readers Favorites Awards 2016
Readers of Baby & Children's Product News™ are invited to cast their votes for their 2016 favorites—their favorite sources for apparel, bottles, blankets, toys, and more, just to name a few. Cast your vote today and be eligible for the drawing for a $200 Visa card. Readers Favorites awards winners for 2016 will be announced in our June/July issue. For a look at previous years' winners click here.
Educational Sessions, Tradeshow Awaits Retailers
At ABC 2016 Spring Educational Conference
Scheduled May 10-12 at the Tampa Convention Center is the 8th annual Spring Educational Conference and Trade Show. Retailers will have the opportunity to learn about next level digital marketing strategies and the cost of dead inventory.
At the recent KidShow at Bally’s Las Vegas, I discovered a whole new world of fun, functional wearables from Udoo Planet (pronounced “You do”). Their boredom blasters provide limitless ways for kids to make their own changeable creations in hats, tees, bags and backpacks. Powered by children’s imaginations, they can make them like they love ‘em, from top to totes.
Evolur, designed to evolve with a child, was recently introduced by DOM (Dream on Me). The affordably luxurious brand is available in a variety of styles, colors, finishes, and coordinating pieces, the line features convertible cribs that convert easily into a toddler bed, daybed, double bed, or double bed headboard.
The Glenna Jean Boutique line launched in 2013 and offers exclusivity for brick and mortar stores. Available only to boutiques, it's not available to mass merchants or E-tailers. And the boutique collections feature keystone MAP pricing.
Made from high quality 100% organic Egyptian cotton, Under the Nile’s “Welcome to the World” collection is created especially for newborn babies, designed to fit an infant for the trip home from the hospital. The new print says "Hello” in five different languages (English, Spanish, Italian, French, and Chinese) and is packaged with a heart-shaped card for baby's name and date of birth.