Ceases Operations

Today, March 30th, 2014, ceased operations as an online specialty toy store offering fine products from second tier European Manufacturers. Since January 2014, the store had been in liquidation mode.

Randall Hertzler lobbies on Capital Hill

The CPSIA – what a long strange trip its been

The saga of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) continues, now down a new path. A week ago on August 1st, congress moved through H.R. 2715 to address the unintended consequences of the CPSIA. After nearly three years of work to stop the growth of endangered and extinct toys from the misguided legislation that is CPSIA, […]

A Note to Congress on CPSIA +3 Years

The CPSIA law was a knee-jerk reaction by congress in 2008 in response to dangerous toys manufactured in China. For three years now, the regulations included in this law have have withered and snuffed small businesses in children’s products. Congress wrote a law that treats small businesses and crafters EXACTLY the same as multinational corporations […]