Registration

The JPMA Baby Show welcomes all professionals working in the juvenile products industry and is open to the trade only. Eligible participants include:

Buyers Service Providers/Suppliers/Consultants
Sales Representatives Government/Regulators
Licensors Media
Parenting Services Exhibitors
Non-Exhibiting Manufacturers  

The good news is that consumers can get a sneak peak at all of the wonderful products at the DC Baby Show, which is open to the public on Saturday, March 24, 2018. 

Please review the information below to identify the credentials that will be needed to complete the registration process. If you have any questions, please reach out ot us at (856) 638-0420 or jpmababyshow@jpma.org.

We look forward to welcoming you to Washington DC in March!

Registration Types

Buyer - $0
Buyer - $0

An individual employed to select and purchase stock or materials for the juvenile products industry. The following types fall into this category:

  • Independent Specialty Store
  • Online/E-tailer
  • International/Non US
  • Retail Chain/Specialist
  • Department Store
  • Furniture Store
  • Drug/Grocery Store
  • Mass Merchandiser
  • Warehouse Club
  • Off Price Store
  • National Print Catalog
  • Other

Required Credentials:

Two forms of identification will be required; a business card and one of the following:

  • Resale Certificate
  • Recent wholesale invoice(s) from a juvenile products manufacturer and billed to the company under which you are registering
  • Active company website through which company business can be verified
  • Store/commercial lease indicating type of business
  • Letter from an exhibitor on their letterhead, confirming that you have an appointment with them at the upcoming show
  • Business license translated to English (international buyers)
  • Letter of intent from a lawyer or bank on official letterhead stating your intent to start a business (startups)

Sales Representative
Sales Representative
Independent sales agent representing manufacturers/brands in the juvenile products industry. The following Sales Representative types are eligible to attend:

  • JPMA Sales Representative Member representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $0
  • JPMA Sales Representative Member not representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $500
  • Non-JPMA Member representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $0
  • Non-JPMA Member not representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $2,000

Required Credentials:
Two forms of identification will be required; a business card and one of the following:

  • List of exhibiting lines you represent along with contact name and email for each line
  • If not currently representing any lines, a letter from an exhibitor(s) on their letterhead, confirming you have an appointment with them at the upcoming show

Licensor
Licensor
Any corporation or entity engaged in the licensing of its property to manufacturers of juvenile products. The following Licensor types are eligible to attend:

  • JPMA Licensor Member representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $0
  • JPMA Licensor Member not representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $500
  • Non-JPMA Member representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $0
  • Non-JPMA Member not representing an exhibiting line at the JPMA Baby Show - $2,000

Required Credentials:
Two forms of identification will be required; a business card and one of the following:

  • List of exhibiting lines you represent along with contact name and email for each line
  • If not currently representing any lines, a letter from an exhibitor(s) on their letterhead, confirming you have an appointment with them at the upcoming show

Parenting Services - $0
Parenting Services - $0
Individuals or businesses providing services directly to families. The following professions fall into this category:

  • Baby Proofer
  • Childcare Facilities
  • Doula
  • Interior Designer/Decorator
  • Medical Professional

Required Credentials:

  • A business card showing name, title and company name will be required.

Non-Exhibiting Manufacturers
Non-Exhibiting Manufacturers

A company that manfucature products in the juvenile arena, that is not exhibiting at the JPMA Baby Show. The following types are eligible to attend:

  • JPMA Member - $500
  • Non-JPMA Member - $2,000

Required Credentials:

  • A company business card showing name, title and company name will be required.

Service Provider/Supplier/Consultant
Service Provider/Supplier/Consultant
A company engaged in the selling of raw goods, consulting or other services to manufacturers. Includes testing labs, attorneys and financiers. The following types are eligible to attend:

  • JPMA Member - $500
  • Non-JPMA Member - $2,000

Required Credentials:

  • A company business card showing name, title and company name will be required.

Government/Regulator - $0
Government/Regulator - $0
A member of federal, state or local government or regulatory bodies related to the juvenile products industry.

Required Credentials:

  • A company business card showing name, title and company name will be required.​


Media - $0
Media - $0
The following media types are eligible to attend:

  • Journalist
  • Influencer/E-Media
  • TV Personality
  • Print Media
  • Photographer
  • Author

Required Credentials:
Two forms of identification will be required; a business card and one of the following:

  • Press Card
  • Current publication masthead or editorial page listing name and editorial title
  • Recent bylined article indicating that you are a staff editor, writer, reporter or regular contributor
  • Letter on media sponsored stationary that identifies you and your editorial position at the media outlet
  • Verifiable letter of assignment from a bona fide media outlet (for freelance writers, reporters or photographers)
  • Screenshot of your online publication with your name and title in an editorial capacity (for internet news outlets; personal website writers, editors or creators are not eligible)


Exhibitor
Exhibitor
A company or employees of that company exhibiting at the JPMA Baby Show. The following types are eligible to attend:

  • JPMA Members – three complimentary registrations are provided with booth reservation. One additional complimentary registration is included with each additional 100 square feet purchased. All additional badges are charged at $250 per person.
  • Non-JPMA Members – two complimentary registrations are provided with booth reservation. One additional complimentary registration is included with each additional 100 square feet purchased. All additional badges are charged at $250 per person.

An email will be sent to exhibitors with details regarding registration


Cancellation Policy
Cancellation Policy
All cancellation requests must be made in writing by Tuesday, March 6, 2018, either by email to Kyle Schaller at kschaller@jpma.org or mailed to JPMA Baby Show, ATTN: Kyle Schaller, 1120 Route 73, Suite 200, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054. There will be no refund for cancellations made after Tuesday, March 6, 2018 or for "no shows". A $25 processing fee will be subtracted for all full registration cancellations postmarked on or before Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Refunds will be processed after the meeting.