Baby Care and Accessories
The baby care and safety accessory department covers a wide assortment of products. It ranges from shampoo and skin care over pacifiers and teethers, to baby gates and baby monitors.
Major players on the baby care and safety accessory market comprise Munchkin Inc., the Dorel Juvenile Group, Evenflo Prods Co, and Summer Infant. These four companies captured a share of almost 50 percent of total baby care and safety accessory sales in the United States in 2014.
The Dorel Juvenile Group is a Canadian company with headquarters in Montreal, Quebec. It was founded in 1962 and is rated among the largest juvenile product manufacturers’ worldwide, covering car seats, strollers, play yards, high chairs and infant health and home safety products. In the retail environment their products are marketed under brand names such as Safety 1st, Munchkin, Cosco, or Fisher Price.