ABC Spring Educational Conference scheduled May 22-24 in Orlando

Sponsored by All Baby & Child Corporation, Inc., the Spring Educational Conference is the only educational conference of its kind for the juvenile product industry. This annual event provides the optimal combination of learning, networking, and purchasing opportunities for juvenile independent specialty stores and their key suppliers. The 10th annual event is slated May 22-24 in Orlando. There is no cost for participation by independent retailers. Hands on workshops and training, millennial consumer panels, and vital Brixy meetings are planned to provide conference attendees access to the latest issues and industry trends that may affect them. Also included are discussions …

ABC returns to Las Vegas October 17-19 2017, adds new Awards of Distinction program

Returning to the Las Vegas Convention Center from October 17-19 are juvenile products exhibitors and retailers gathering for the 15th annual ABC Kids Expo. Returning this year is the Awards of Distinction recognizing the best products from brands participating in the New Product Showcase. The New Product Showcase allows manufacturers to introduce new products to the industry in a showroom adjacent to the trade show floor. Companies have until August 31, or until the showcase is filled,  to submit products for the showcase. A special reception on October 16 allows independent specialty retailers and members of the media to get …

ABC Spring Conference Returns to Orlando for 2018

The ABC spring educational conference and trade show is scheduled May 22-24, 2018 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando. The annual event is designed for independent juvenile products retailers and features educational seminars, networking opportunities, and a trade show exclusively for independent retailers and their suppliers. For more information call 210/ 691-4848 or visit www.allbabyandchildsec.com.

ABC Spring Educational Conference scheduled May 1-3 in San Antonio

Sponsored by All Baby & Child, Inc., the Spring Educational Conference is the only educational conference of its kind for the juvenile product industry. This annual event provides the optimal combination of learning, networking and purchasing opportunities for juvenile specialty stores and their key suppliers. The 9th annual event is slated May 1-3, 2017 in San Antonio. Retailers can register for the event at no cost through March 31. Conference speakers, panels, and workshops are planned to provide conference attendees access to the latest topics and industry trends that may affect them. Also included are a look at government regulations …

Winners Announced for First Annual New Product Showcase Awards of Distinction

  Seven winners of the ABC New Product Showcase Awards of Distinction were recently announced, ranging from a soothing center and rugs to insoles designed especially for maternity wear. The competition debuted during the 2016 ABC Kids Expo. The awards highlighted innovation and recognized the brands behind the new products. The recipients were chosen by popular votes awarded by participating trade media and specialty retailers during the New Product Showcase opening reception. The following are the winners, by category, of the New Product Showcase Awards of Distinction: • Baby Gear – Halo Innovations SnoozyPad Bedtime Soothing Center • Toys – …

ABC Roundup 2016

Each year the ABC Kids Expo attracts hundred of exhibitors and new products to the biggest show in the United States for children’s products. Below is just a small selection of the companies and products represented at this year’s ABC Kids Expo. American Made Brand Launches Baby Bedding Collection American Made Brand recently introduced its American Made Brand Baby Bedding Collection. The adorable modern and classic quilts, comforters, and crib bedding are designed to be a wonderful addition to any baby’s room. This introductory collection features uniquely designed quilts and coordinates that exclusively use American Made Brand’s Cotton Solid fabric. …

ABC Returns to Las Vegas October 18-21

Whether you were looking for soft or hard goods for the juvenile industry, you were sure to find them at this year’s ABC Kids Expo, held recently at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The 14th annual event attracts more than 12,000 attendees and will feature numerous first-time exhibitors. Last year’s event had over 900 exhibitors displaying in nearly 3,000 booths. Attendees included buyers that represented more than 75 countries. Major exhibitor categories ranged from maternity and baby gear to apparel and gifts, as well as furnishings, toys, and more. Special juried sections were dedicated to Modern Child® and Naturally Kids®. …

ABC, Brixy Sponsor ABC Spring Educational Conference May 10-12, 2016

ABC, Brixy Sponsor ABC Spring Educational Conference May 10-12, 2016 The board of All Baby & Child and Brixy, the association representing brick and mortar stores serving the juvenile industry, are encouraging retailers to attend the 8th annual event and take advantage of numerous offers. Among the offers is a reward of discounted hotel rooms to retailers who meet certain criteria. The annual spring educational conference, slated May 10-12 in Tampa, is sponsored by All Baby & Child, Inc., producers of the popular international and industry-wide ABC Kids Expo. The educational conference provides specialty store retailers with the opportunity to …