The Biz: News Updates

Are you headed to the Atlanta International Gift Show January 11th – 15th? Come on over to booth 3-216 in building 3, floor 3 and meet our bINK’d team and our launch of new concepts and products for 2013. To give you an even better reason to swing on over, we are offering you this 15% off coupon for your total purchase for any order placed the Atlanta International Gift Show Jan. 11th – 15th. Smartphone coupons accepted or print and bring along.

Contact: Cara Rybarik / (262) 222-1026
USA/ABC Pavilion to be in both China and UK Events in 2013

San Antonio, TX - As a result of high level meetings during the 2012 ABC Kids Expo in Louisville, KY, USA, the ABC Kids Expo, Children’s Baby Maternity Expo (CBME) and the Harrogate Nursery Fair/Baby Products Association have formed an alliance of mutual cooperation and reciprocal pavilions in each other’s shows.

The ABC Kids Expo, held annually, is the largest North American baby, maternity and juvenile products exhibition, UBM Asia’s CBME is the largest Chinese exhibition in this sector and the Harrogate Nursery Show is the only show of its kind in the UK.

Contact: All Baby & Child, Inc. (ABC Kids Expo) / (210) 691-4848
Free Shipping Special

We hope your customers are getting inspired by our newest feature, Dining with Dylan, and finding ideas to use in their own Itzy Ritzy Lunch Happens™ Bento Lunch Boxes.
Let them spark your creativity for in-store displays as well!

Meet the mom behind the meals and stay tuned until the end for a shipping special treat just for you!

Dining with Dylan Parent Profile
Meet Kristine Babish, the amazing mom behind the adorable
“Dining with Dylan” bento box meal inspirations
you have been seeing the last few weeks!

Contact: Brittany Sodora / (630) 839-9830
Partners with K.I.D.S. in a Buy One/Give One Campaign

Judith Raye Paintings, LLC ( is partnering with Kids in Distressed Situations, Inc. to donate new toddler tee-shirts from their Inspired by Caden collection to children affected by Hurricane Sandy. The second shipment is in transit to the east coast and will be distributed by K.I.D.Sin the New Jersey area, through Newark Now (, an organization that provides Newark residents with skills, tools, and support to transform their neighborhood.

Contact: Chris Blake / (212) 279-5493

With a selection of 110 American and International collections, Playtime New York is growing bigger and moving to Saint John’s Center at 570 Washington Street. A great new venue that’s also easy to access and a perfect working environment for everyone.

The next edition will be 9-11 March, 2013. We’ll be very happy to meet you there.

Playtime New York
Saint John’s Center
570 Washington Street (at W Houston)
New York, NY 10014

Contact: Playtime New York / (212) 947-3443

It’s a bummer to be the girl whose parents won’t let her get her ears pierced – so here’s a chic little compromise. bINK’d pierce-free earrings! Featured on Good Morning America, bINK’D is made in the USA and of kid-safe adhesive and 100% vegetable based inks, these hypoallergenic, super cute tattoo designs offer tons of pain-free fun and they last up to a week!

Contact: Cara Rybarik / (262) 222-1026
Reusable Snack & Everything Bags

Stock these limited edition fabrics just in time for the holiday shopping season. These winter cuties are sure to make everyone’s wish list. Perfect for gifts, classroom parties, holiday treats, school, or day care, shoppers won’t want to miss these adorable stocking stuffers!

Tis the Season of Giving (to you!)

The holidays are quickly approaching. What better way to get in the spirit than to start off with an extra $115 in retail value?
Have a little fun, run some promotions, or simply keep the increased revenue.

Contact: Brittany Sodora / (630) 839-9830

Michael McCaffrey has joined pediped® Footwear, an award winning leader in children’s footwear, as a sales representative in charge of New York state. Michael will work with New York retailers to increase brand visibility and drive sales growth.

Contact: pediped footwear / (702) 567-0311

pediped Footwear is proud to receive the Earnie Award for the 2012 Best Company For Good. Since its founding in 2004, pediped has given away nearly $2 million in monetary and product donations to enhance the lives of children.

The Earnie Awards are given annually by Earnshaw’s, an industry magazine, and are awarded to companies featuring design excellence in childrenswear. These awards are selected by retailers through a nomination and voting process.

Contact: pediped footwear / (702) 567-0311