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April 23, 2018 
KidKraft Expands Executive Team With Addition Of Debra Berman As Chief Marketing Officer
KidKraft, Inc. ("KidKraft"), a global leader in the toy and juvenile products industry, has appointed Debra Berman to Chief Marketing Officer, overseeing global marketing, reporting to CEO, Lawrence Writer. The role will focus on building the brand using data sciences and consumer marketing strategy.

February 16, 2018
KidKraft Celebrates 50 Years of Imaginative Play
Since 1968, KidKraft has helped create meaningful memories for kids and parents alike through its award-winning products for the playroom, child’s room and backyard. At this year’s 115th North American International Toy Fair in New York City, KidKraft will celebrate 50 years of play by debuting a diverse line of new products that are crafted to delight and inspire kids to “Live, Learn, Play & Explore.”



October 2, 2017
KidKraft Announces Lawrence Writer Promoted to Chief Executive Officer; Matthew Rubel Joins Board of Directors as Executive Chairman
KidKraft, Inc. (“KidKraft”) announced today Lawrence Writer has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer and will serve as a member of the Board of Directors. Additionally, Mr. Matthew E. Rubel will also join the Board of Directors as Executive Chairman.



December 05, 2016
Huffington Post: Top 15 Toys this Holiday Season
KidKraft has some fabulous activity tables for your child. Available in different sizes and price points, KidKraft’s inventory is sure to wow. A favorite is the company’s Waterfall Mountain Train Table Set – make of real wood.
November 22, 2016
2017 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Award Finalists Unveiled by Toy Industry Association
KidKraft's Wash 'N Go Wooden Car Garage nominated for Infant/Preschool Toy of the Year.
October 5, 2016
The Giggle Guide: KidKraft Expands Imaginative Play To The Outdoors
KidKraft acquires Solowave Design, further establishing itself as a leader in traditional and imaginative play products.
October 5, 2016
Toy Book: KidKraft Acquires Solowave Design
KidKraft Inc. acquired Solowave Design Inc., a manufacturer of ready-to-assemble outdoor wooden play centers and playhouses under the Big Backyard and Cedar Summit brand names.
October 5, 2016
KidKraft Expands Imaginative Play to the Outdoors
KidKraft acquires Solowave Design, further establishing itself as a leader in traditional and imaginative play products.
February 12, 2016
Toy of The Year Awards Recognize the Most Outstanding Toys and Games of The Year
Hundreds of global toy executives and guests gathered in New York City this evening to pay tribute to the toy industry’s best and brightest toys, games and individuals at the 16th Annual Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards and Toy Industry Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
February 10, 2016
KidKraft, Inc. Announces New Leadership Team
KidKraft, a global leader in the toy and juvenile products industries, today announced the addition of three executives to its leadership team to support global growth initiatives.
Lawrence Writer has joined as Chief Financial Officer and George Benz has joined as Senior Vice President, Marketing & eCommerce. Both will be based in Dallas at the company’s global headquarters.



July 14, 2015
MidOcean Partners Announces Acquisition of KidKraft, Toy Industry Leader MidOcean Partners ("MidOcean"), a premier middle market private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired KidKraft, inc. (formerly KidKraft LP, "KidKraft"), a leading global designer and marketer of branded innovative gifts, toys, play sets, furniture items, and juvenile products.