Jim and Marlo Poole started Carolina Baby Company in November, 2007 after relocating from Southern California to the Southeast. They represent some of the finest baby and children’s gifts, gear, apparel, toys and accessories. They are well-known for “Poole-ing” their many resources and sharing their experiences to help their customers succeed.
Here, Marlo shares her insights on what makes for a good rep/manufacturer/retailer relationship, and what Carolina Baby Company does to build strong, and personal, business relationships.
Shop Hop Productions announces the Baby Shop Hop, an online shopathon that provides Baby Industry Businesses a guaranteed way to grow their business while giving back to the community, and gives Shop Hoppers a reason to shop for a cause.
Young artists usually have their first private showing on the famous gallery known as The Refrigerator, in homes across the country. However, second-grader Liv Larson’s parents loved their daughter’s creations so much, they transformed them into a collection of delightful greeting cards, Liv Notes! The overall response to Liv’s art was so positive, that the Larson family realized they were onto something special.
What’s Kickin’ is a contemporary boutique for the “Hot” mama-to-be and baby!
What’s Kickin’s owner, Carrie Cervantes has hand picked from the best designers in the industry, to provide for all pregnancy and baby gift fashion needs…
What’s Kickin’ Maternity and Baby Boutique is guaranteed to make any woman feel beautiful and comfortable during her pregnancy and beyond, carring a nice selection of nursing bra’s, how to books, diaper bags, and gifts; as well as a fantastic selection of baby/clothing accessories that are fun, edgy, and colorful!
There will be something for everyone at 7 W New York® this August, as the Gift & Home Textiles Market Week runs in tandem with the building’s popular NYC Baby & Kids Fair, featuring the best in baby & kids fashion accessories, furnishings, gifts, textiles and more.
The WORD is out! Light of Mine Designs introduces new creations for 2010 which will be on display at the July AmericasMart in Atlanta. Six new designs on diaper covers, tanks, one-pieces, gift sets and more.
NEW this July, birth announcement, religious, and holiday ornament designs!
NEW Tutu and tank/t-shirt set will be available at this market too…don’t miss out!
Satsuma Designs fans are showering babies from coast to coast with the company’s spring and summer weight organic bamboo baby products. From the best selling double ply organic bamboo jersey swaddling blanket to the perfect-fit infant cap each item in the organic bamboo jersey line is ultra soft, breathable, and always eco-chic.
CHICAGO, IL (May 18, 2010) – The Chicago Market: Living and Giving®, July 22-28, 2010, promises to be action packed with an exciting calendar of business and retail seminars and special events. The Market’s highlights include an exciting keynote presentation from Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Inc. and The Power Lunch Seminar Series, where buyers will learn from leading retail consultants.
Setting up a nursery can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be if you do a bit of planning. Think about what purpose the room will serve. Most certainly, it will be a sleeping space, but beyond that, what are your goals? Will this room serve as a play room as well? Will this room be shared with another sibling or nanny? Once you determine the uses for the space, you create a frame for the work to begin.