Zimpli Kids Secures DC Comics License

DCGelliBaffZimpli Kids is expanding its line of Gelli Baff and Slime Baff with DC licensed products later this year. The line will include Superman Blue Slime Baff; Wonder Woman Glittery Pink Gelli Baff; and new exclusive Slime Baff colors Batman Black Slime Baff and Joker Putrid Purple Slime Baff.

“It is so great to see that superheroes are still just as popular with today’s kids as they were with their parents,” says Jessica Coy, head of marketing at Zimpli Kids. “My favorite of our DC Bath time range is, of course, Wonder Woman; an overlooked female superhero who has certainly made her comeback!”

COMMENTARY: Bath Time Is Play Time in My House

I’m a lucky mom (for many reasons), but in the context of this post I’m lucky because my kids love taking baths. It’s one less thing to fight about. However, the reason they don’t mind cleaning up is that it’s fun. It’s not the getting clean part they enjoy (Lena has tried to make me forget about that portion of the experience many times), but the playing. Entertaining a 4-year-old in the tub is very different from distracting an 8-month-old, but bath toys have come a long way since I was a kid (plastic cup and Dawn dish soap, anyone?), and I’ve got a whole array of toys to get the job done. [Read more...]