Memorable Family Moments

Educational activities ideal for making memories together (Family Features) Educational activities and plans that allow kids to flex their brain muscles in fun and creative ways can be ideal ways to spend family time that makes lasting memories. While children typically gain invaluable knowledge and experience in the classroom, purposeful activities done outside of that setting can help encourage kids to keep learning and make family moments more enjoyable for everyone involved. From planning trips that celebrate animals and the great outdoors to rainy day activities at home that inspire creative expression, these ideas can produce some family moments worth …

Kind + Jugend—The international leading trade fair for premium baby and toddler products

Around 1,200 providers from around 50 countries expected Kind + Jugend 2019 excellently positioned Top providers, start-ups and innovations in all segments  For the upcoming Kind + Jugend from 19 to 22 September 2019, Koelnmesse is once again expecting excellent exhibitor participation from Germany and abroad. With around 1,200 providers from around 50 countries, Kind + Jugend is the world’s most important trade fair for the baby and children’s outfitting industry. More than 85 percent of exhibitors come from abroad. In addition to top providers in all segments, many smaller and medium-sized companies will be showing the innovations and further …

Regal Lager introduces Nomi, game-changing seating concept from Europe

Nomi, a game changing seating concept from Europe, promises comfortable seating for all ages, from infant to teenager. Introduced at recent industry trades shows, Nomi is distributed by Regal Lager in the US and Canada. Founded in 1991, today Regal Lager represents five brands. More than a high chair, chair, or booster, Nomi is a beautiful, world-class design concept. The unusual product was created by world-renowned Norwegian seating designer Peter Opsvik, who has more than 40 years of experience designing award-winning chairs for children and adults. Nomi’s design is based on Opsvik’s philosophy of Active Seating. Children need to move, …

squid socks® silicone dots inside the socks’ cuff hold socks on for good

Squid Socks patent-pending “squiddy dots” hold socks on! Gentle, silicone dots on the inside cuff keep socks from falling off or being pulled off. Squid Socks solve the age-old sock battle over keeping a child’s socks on their feet and help give parents and caregivers back some sanity. Dye-sublimation printing technology brings to life unique and impeccably crisp squid character designs. Created with high performance fibers (87% polyester, 10% nylon, 3% spandex), these socks are durable, moisture wicking and flexible. “Squid Fit Technology”—elastic bands in    the cuff and around the top and bottom arch of the foot provide comfort and …

WubbaNub Pacifier combined with stuffed animal founded from necessity

WubbaNub© Pacifiers are super cute for sure … but it is the unseen aspects that Moms love the most! They are easy to clean, the patented design helps the pacifier stay near the baby’s mouth… and…best of all…the plush attachment prevents the pacifier from being lost, dropped, or forgotten! WubbaNub© Infant Pacifier, the original designer of the innovative baby pacifier and plush combination, became a leader in the baby industry when it created a new niche market for the baby’s pacifier in 1999. The pacifiers are made of medical grade silicone. All fabrics are dyed with non-toxic, non-AZO dyes. Under …

TotsBiotics™ probiotic mist spray provides micro barrier

TotsBiotics™ is a new product designed to help control the invisible micro-world comprised of trillions of unhealthy microscopic particles, creatures, and allergens, reducing the risk of contaminants, infections, and allergens. The proprietary trademarked probiotics in TotsBiotics™ work to protect and optimize hygiene for healthier living for adults and children. Each spray of TotsBiotics™ actively works for up to 3 days, deconstructing and eliminating the sources of contamination and odor without the use of unhealthy chemicals. For more information call 888-741-2224 or visit www.totsbiotics.com.

Laally’s ‘Bridge’ helps with latching, milk production 

Laally’s focus is making simple products help encourage latching and to allow mothers to increase their own milk production. The Bridge™ is the first easy-to-use, at-breast supplementation device that helps babies latch to the breast and moms increase milk supply. The single piece, ultra-thin, medical grade silicone “Bridge” is easy to clean and store, and the included extension tube and syringe allow moms to precisely control the flow of any supplement being given. The innovative hole pattern in the Bridge mimics natural breast anatomy. The nipple is designed to be switched between breasts. The Bridge was developed by Kate Spivak …

12 receive JPMA Innovation Awards

The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) recently announced the winners of the 2019 JPMA Innovation Awards during the JPMA Show: Built for Baby. The Innovation Awards highlight some of the most exciting new products in the juvenile industry. Products are evaluated and judged based on their innovation, marketability, trend-setting potential, appeal, and usefulness. Ten category winners and one product named Best In Show were named  by a committee of industry media representatives and retail buyers. One product also received the Parent’s Pick Award, voted on by 23,000 parents nationwide. The 2019 Innovation Award winners are: Best Product Under $50: The MAM Learn …

Readers Favorites 2019

Readers Favorites 2019 Each year our readers are asked to name their favorite sources for a variety of baby/juvenile products ranging from apparel to cribs and from baby baths to mattresses. They select their favorites based on their own experience and knowledge, and do not select from a list they are provided. The winners are true winners and we congratulate them! Best New Product 1st Place – Nomi High Chair 2nd Place – Baby Valet 3rd Place – Raybaby Monitor 3rd Place – My Paci Accessories 1st Place—Booginhead 2nd Place—Milk Bands (Mother’s Lounge) 3rd PLace—Cooeee Hats Apparel—Infant 1st Place—Kyte Baby …

June/July 2019

About the Cover Nomi, a new concept in children’s seating, has won several awards since its recent introduction. Designed to allow children to be drawn close to the table as infants and as toddlers, the chair can change to accommodate a teenager. Available in several colors, its contemporary design allows it to fit in most home decor. For more information call 800/ 593-5522 or visit www.regallager.com.