Created by Carmelyn Calvert of Eldred with help from her best friend and business partner, Paula Johnson of Nutwood, the inventors call the game the “first deck of cards on dice.”
“The first prototype of the game was on painted blocks of wood,” Calvert said.
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“I really can’t believe it,” said Kim of Ann Arbor, who created a company called Bebarang, which he describes as similar to Netflix because it allows parents to rent baby clothes.
The idea came a few years ago when a devastated small-business owner called on Dr.
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It’s ideal for carrying your mobile phone, camera, ipods, earphone, watches even your precious jewelery.
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In the tradition of Hot Wheels cars, Beanie Babies animals and Pokémon trading cards, Squinkies and Zoobles toys have been carefully engineered to make children crave them in great numbers.