When an expecting mother isn’t feeling well, be it heartburn, morning sickness, insomnia or aches and pains, her first concern is to find relief that is safe for her and for her baby. Navigating the many over-the-counter remedies on the market can be maddening, especially since so many are on the “no” or “maybe” list for pregnant and nursing women. Until now, there hasn’t been a trustworthy, effective line of remedies made specifically for pregnant and nursing women, but Healthy Mama came along and changed that. The Healthy Mama line offers OBGYN-recommended remedies for some of the most common discomforts of pregnancy.
It seems we can do about anything nowadays … drones, smart watches, pictures of Mars. But the drama of diaper rash continues, and parents are still searching for a better way to soothe little bottoms. CJ was a mom who was facing just such a dilemma, compounded by the fact that she was using cloth diapers. As she commiserated with other mothers on discussion boards, she also tried to find a homegrown solution. And when she did, she shared. And when she shared, she became the coveted creator of a balm to end all balms: CJ’s BUTTer.
Apparel industry veterans launch the only online, wholesale marketplace where brands and stores can sell and buy off-price goods
BELLAIRE, TEXAS (November 3, 2015)—Flutter Sales launches to provide clothing, gift and accessories stores and manufacturers with a platform to buy and sell in-stock merchandise at a discount. By selling on the site, Flutter Sales allows brands to create cashflow by liquidating aging stock. And, like consumer sites that allow shoppers to snap up fashions at a steal, the online marketplace gives retail buyers the opportunity to shop at a fraction of regular wholesale prices.
Whether the style is artisan homespun, futuristic, or something in-between, the new generation of green products has something to offer to just about any shopper. ecoBibi is one of the notable companies bringing fun, new products to environmentally responsible families. To give kids a safe, healthy start, ecoBibi has designed a line of natural, organic burp cloths, bath towels, changing mats, wash cloths, and stroller accessories made from a soft cotton/bamboo blend. Gifts sets include various pieces that are perfect for new and expecting parents.
The plethora of baby products available today can be overwhelming! That’s why going with a brand that combines function and design like ZoLi Inc. is the perfect solution. From sippy cups and dinnerware to teethers and changing mats, each item is meticulously crafted to perform exactly how it should, in an elegant fashion. These safe-to-use baby products are promised to make modern parenting a little bit easier and give parents some peace of mind. Tested regularly, every item in stock is made with the safest materials for baby as well as the environment.
Em’s 4 Kids offers a selection of noise-protection earmuffs for little ones. The company was launched in 2007 by Australian parents Daniel and Kate Gibney, and was inspired by their daughter Emily. With so many products available that help parents protect their children’s various other body parts and functions, why not one to protect their ears? Their Em’s 4 Kids collection is for children 3 and up, while the Em’s 4 Bubs line caters to babies. These earmuffs are lightweight and compact, making them easy to take along to any event where they might be needed.
No matter how neat and tidy a person is, or how squeamish they are about mess, they tend to get over it quite quickly once they become parents. While there’s nothing that can totally eliminate the messy nature of babies and young children, a parent usually appreciates any and all products that can help them keep the chaos at a manageable level. Oopsies & Uh-Ohs is a company dedicated to keeping baby messes to a minimum, and the best part is, it does it with style.
The perfect outdoor electronics companion is finally here, in the form of a portable sun shade. The ShadyFace Sunshade makes going to the beach, cruising on a boat, and hanging out at the park convenient for all media devices. Its lightweight, compact design makes transportation a breeze, plus its patented swivel is the first of its kind to allow the user total control of the amount of shade desired. Able to be secured in any environment, the ShadyFace Sunshade offers ample storage and bluetooth speakers to further enhance the user’s experience.
Rashti & Rashti is proud to announce it recently acquired Prestige Toy Corporation, an industry leader with a strong reputation for producing quality infant plush toy products. Along with the Prestige brand, Rashti & Rashti has obtained several well known licenses for plush allowing the company to expand the product offering to its retail customers in the infant plush toy category. The licensed brands involved include: Elf on a Shelf, Fisher Price, Garanimals (exclusive to Walmart), Grin and Grow (a Sassy brand exclusive to Walmart), Sesame Street and even more product categories under Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer.
For those in North America, the Playtime New York show is the one of the biggest events of the year where designers, toy-makers and retailers all come together to display their latest creations and network with others in the business. This year, Playtime New York took place August 1st-3rd at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan. As always, Playtime featured well-established businesses as well as new arrivals from around the world. Finkelstein’s, Ultra Violet, tinycottons and Oli & Carol are among the notable companies that were in attendance at this season’s show.
The bar is being set increasingly higher for boutiques to carry quality organic items that are also stylish; These brands make is easy to go green: Little Citizens focuses on modern pieces in soft colors and sweet patterns, all 100% organic cotton with sateen and flannel finishes. Fidoodle gets intellectual with their organic DIY kits and imaginative toys. Mitani is a graphic-heavy collection of baby items that will wow customers with the vibrancy of their non-toxic ink. There’s nothing archaic about the Organic Quilt Company and its modern patterns with high-quality, hand-crafted baby bedding and more.