Dorel ‘Juvenile’ is one of three industry segments that Dorel Industries operates in. The parent company is a global giant with annual sales of US$2.7 billion, employing approximately 11,500 people in its divisions located in across twenty-five countries. It completed its public offering in July 1987 following a merger between Dorel Co. Ltd., a juvenile products company founded by Leo Schwartz in 1962 and Ridgewood Industries, a ready-to-assemble (RTA) furniture company established by Martin Schwartz, Jeff Segel and Alan Schwartz in 1969. It established Dorel U.K. in 1988 and continues to grow steadily, both organically and through a series of strategic acquisitions including Tiny Love in 2014.
Dorel Juvenile is a world class baby and children’s products company, creating innovative products to serve needs whilst putting its emphasis on safety. A trusted, renowned brand, dedicated to the well-being of babies and young children, they are a must-have component of the distributed brands to independent retailers by Baby Brands Direct.
Teddies are an essential purchase for all nursery rooms and also represent a large share of the new baby gift market. As a prime wholesaler to the nursery industry, Baby Brands Direct prides itself in stocking a variety of soft toys suitable for various stages of a baby's development. As a nominated distributor for leading brands including Fisher-Price, Lamaze, Peter Rabbit, Little Bird Told Me and Keel Toys, we are able to offer a huge range of quality plush toys. Our clients can select from: ring, bean, squeak & body rattles, activity plush toys, Disney character large toys, comfort blankets, linkable loop toys, audio & light soothers, ragdolls & plush dolls, musical plush toys, licensed character plush toys and nursery teddies.
Plush toys and activity items are high in demand as they play a crucial role in the educational process. Toddlers get attached to dolls, puppets, and stuffed animals as they teach them important skills. Retailers can shop at convenience with our unparalleled selection while benefiting from our competitive wholesale prices.
A giant within the world of the nursery industry they tread with meticulous delicacy, using the moto ‘Care for Precious Life’. They strive to study and understand the complexities of family life, what it is to be a parent and to use this understanding to develop smart child mobility and caring solutions.
Dorel Juvenile's portfolio of brands that are wholesaled by Baby Brands Direct include Tiny Love, Safety First and Baby Art. Mr. Keith Belch, Territory Sales Manager at Dorel comments, ‘We have had great feedback from the trade on the coveted service provided by Baby Brands Direct and are very pleased that they will carry the ranges.’
According to researchers, these playthings have unique advantages over other toys because kids know that a plush puppy or a princess doll represents a living thing; they can relate and attach emotions to. Playing with these "friends" allows kids to explore their complex feelings. Stuffed animals also give 2- and 3-year-olds the chance to master people skills, improve their vocabulary, and much more.
Paediatrics strongly recommend fluffy toys for boys as toys flexes boys’ language, a recent growing trend that has been turning over quick sales in the plush toy market. Baby Brands Direct considers all these facts whenever we are updating our catalogue. Our clients are assured to quickly tap into the latest trends with up-to-date trendy toys.