November 2007 New Toys — Candy & Food
Oh Mama!™ All Natural Nutrition Bars
by VINCENT FOODS LLC
Designed to satisfy the nutritional needs of women who are pregnant or nursing, these bars contain high amounts of DHA and iron, including 14 essential vitamins and minerals. Flavors include Chocolate Peanut Butter, Frosted White Raspberry and Frosted White Lemon. 11/27/2007 (Price: $2.00)
Yummy Lunch Tote
by THE PIGGY STORY INC.
These vintage-inspired lunch bags are foam-layered, lined with vinyl (for waterproofing), and come complete with a pocket for stashing an icepack, napkin or note from Mom and Dad. The charming totes measure 6" deep by 6" round and will keep little ones dining in style. There are seven delightfully retro patterns available. 11/15/2007 (Price: $24.00)
Tasty Tale Tableware Set
by THE PIGGY STORY INC.
This special three-piece set--part dinner time, part story time-- is a fun take on classic children's tableware. Made of keepsake-quality ceramic, perfect for older kids (4-6) who've mastered table manners, each piece depicts a different scene and caption from one of three original Piggy Story tales.
The entire set is microwave- and dishwasher-safe, and comes nestled in a distinctive tin box with matching placemat. Plus, a small storybook adds value and lots of fun.
For special occasions, or any occasion, the Tasty Tales Tableware Set is one your little customers will enjoy again and again, cherishing for years to come. 11/15/2007 (Price: $40.00)
by AU´SOME CANDIES
Each collectible dispenser comes complete with a roll of Au’some Bubble Gum and a roll of Smarties Candies. The dispensers are available in mummy, skeleton and pumpkin designs, each with moveable faces. Launch date: 2006. 11/14/2007 (Price: $0.99)
ChewByNumbers™ GumArt™ Kit
by BLUENET SOLUTIONS INC.
ChewByNumbers kits allow kids to create vibrant artwork by chewing tasty wads of gum and spreading the chewed gum onto the ChewByNumbers art board. Each kit teaches project planning skills and helps develop fine motor skills, concentration and creativity. Meanwhile, kids enjoy every step of the artistic process. “ChewByNumbers kits are incredibly unique and elicit an emotional reaction once kids learn that chewing the gum is only half of the fun. The kits are conversational products that customers talk about with their friends,” Jamie Marraccini of BlueNet Solutions told TDmonthly
. Launch date: October 2006. 10/17/2007 (Price: $14.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Automatic Sushi Roller
by BANDAI AMERICA INC.
Ideal for those budding Anime-loverswho want to DIY, the Automatic Sushi Roller is made of blindingly orange plastic and is designed for use in an easy, step-by-step process. Users simply pour in the cucumber, crab, avocado and whatever, roll the knobs to shape it, do the same for the rice, and then feed in the nori strip, roll some more, and … instant California roll! Chiyoko Niigata of the Bandai home office had tried one: "They make very good gifts, and are very accurate. They wash-up very clean, too." 10/4/2007 (Price: $10.95)
Jelly Belly BeanBoozled™
by JELLY BELLY CANDY COMPANY
The jelly beans come in 20 flavors: 10 weird flavors and 10 wild flavors, with each weird flavor appearing almost identical to a wild flavor. Kids can dare to tell the difference between booger and juicy pear, toothpaste and berry blue, and much more. The back of the box features clues to distinguishing the flavors. Launch date: January 2, 2008. 9/27/2007 (Price: $1.99)
This school-approved, diluted juice alternative for kids contains fewer calories, sugars, carbohydrates and sodium than other fruit juice drinks. Additionally, it contains 100-percent vitamin C and comes in an easy-to-grip, spill-resistant bottle. The 8-oz. bottles come in case packs of 12 and are available in apple, white grape and wild berry flavors. 9/27/2007 (Price: $12.99)
M&M's Character Fan
A red, green or blue M&M character stands atop a tube of M&Ms. Each character holds a small fan that turns on with the push of a button. Other candy fan varieties include an M&M’s Nascar fan and a Skittles fan. All orders come in display packs of 12. Launch date: Fall 2007. 8/16/2007 (Price: $3.99)
Tweety Giggle Head
A loveable Tweety, with a giggle head, stands atop a tube of delicious candy. Also included in the Looney Tunes’ Tweety license are three other Tweety varieties: Tweety Fan, Tweety Message Board and Tweety Candy Topper. All orders come in display packs of 12. Launch date: Fall 2007. 8/16/2007 (Price: $2.99)
Each light up helicopter combines a cool fan, a push-button light and candy in popular flavors. The Candyrific line of light-up candy pop fans is also available in two other styles: flower and plane. A bright helicopter sits atop each candy pop. 8/15/2007 (Price: $2.99)
Hand Dipped Chocolate Pretzels – M&M
by AMORE CHOCOLATE PIZZA COMPANY
Colorful, salty and sweet, these pretzels are a treat for both the tongue and eyes. Each 8" pretzel is hand dipped in chocolate, rolled in M&Ms and wrapped in a cellophane bag. Other salty and sweet varieties include Heath, Sprinkles, Sunflower and more. “What is better than a pretzel rod dipped in chocolate and rolled in candy to make a tired cranky kid…smile,” Amore Chocolate Pizza Company creators Chris and Annette Cook told TDmonthly
. Launch date: September 15, 2007. 8/15/2007 (Price: $4.95) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]
Black Cat Scary Snickerdoodle Cookies
by TOO GOOD GOURMET INC.
These cookies come packaged in a pop-up box and are available in 2- and 7-oz. sizes. “Too Good Gourmet provides the highest-quality all-butter, all-natural cookies in beautifully designed gift packaging,” Sales & Marketing Manager Renee Schouten of Too Good Gourmet told TDmonthly
. Launch date: August 2007. 8/7/2007 (Price: $2.50) [Add to my Inquiry Basket][?]