Author Archive: Amy Tanathorn
Married, mom to one, work at home, love to help new and expectant mothers make the best choices for their babies. Amy Tanathorn
Perhaps most famous for their car seats, Britax is quickly becoming known for beautiful quality baby strollers that are trend setters. In October 2011, Britax announced that it was acquiring BOB Trailers, makers of well-known fitness strollers such as the Revolution and the fixed-wheel Ironman.
Now the stakes are higher with more expensive strollers offered, Britax […]
Most of us are familiar with stand-by brands that have been around for generations such as Graco or Maclaren. With the stroller market seemingly saturated with brands from mass market economical up to the highest-end luxury, it’s a wonder if any new brands can make a go of it with some success. Well they can! […]
Maclaren’s famous umbrella strollers are freshened-up for 2012 and a bit of a mysterious news story lurks in the background.
I was quite pleased to see the updates that Maclaren had made to their strollers this past week. I was worried because I had heard late last month that the company was filing for bankrupcy! If […]
Double Take: Copies and Knockoff Strollers 2012
Many stroller brands have exciting new models for 2012. Take for example the new Quinny Moodd – the design is unlike any other stroller on the market. Baby Jogger is a standout, introducing the new City Mini GT and Versa. And all the new colors! Peg Perego strollers are […]
To help with the higher-end American stroller market, Dorel purchased both European brands, Maxi Cosi and Quinny a few years ago. In addition to a couple of stroller models, Maxi Cosi also sells the Mico infant car seat that can attach to their strollers to form a modern-looking travel system.
Maxi Cosi Foray LX
Maxi Cosi’s first […]
What Lies Ahead for Baby Trend?
The Baby Trend company doesn’t exactly live up to the “Trend” part of its name; while their strollers are on the lower end of the price spectrum, their models have remained essentially the same for years. Nothing trendy going on at all!
But they do have some classic designs that sell […]
Winterize Your Stroller
As we usher in November and say goodbye to Halloween, winter is fast upon us. Unexpectedly so for our friends in the North East US with those recent snow storms! Despite the cold, many moms and dads like to get out and enjoy a family walk or do some jogging on those days […]
Chicco Expands & Improves Stroller Selection
Mid-range stroller brand Chicco has enhanced the Cortina with the Magic line and has added a new stroller frame.
It’s that time of year again folks, where stroller manufacturers are vying for your attention in the coming year by adding new products and improving features on existing ones.
Chicco is no exception. […]
I always went out of my way to save up a little extra money and buy a stroller from a company with a good reputation. Peg Perego was the stroller company I choose for both my girls and I was very happy with them. Here is an in depth look at Peg Perego changes for […]
What to Make of Combi Strollers?
When you first look at these lightweight strollers they’re very cute! Combi is a Japanese brand that’s been in the US for awhile now and produce compact strollers that are popular for travel and daily errands.
Combi reached its heyday back in the 1990s, but since then, management has undergone several […]