About Us

The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA)

The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) is an international trade organization of more than 200 companies in the United States, Canada and Mexico. JPMA exists to advance the interests, growth and well-being of North American prenatal to preschool product manufacturers, importers and distributors marketing under their own brands to consumers. It does so through advocacy, public relations, information sharing, product performance certification and business development assistance conducted with appreciation for the needs of parents, children and retailers. Each year, JPMA sponsors Baby Safety Month in September to educate parents and caregivers on the importance of the safe use and selection of juvenile products. To find out more information about the JPMA Certification Program, the products certified and for a complete listing of JPMA members, please visit www.jpma.org. Follow JPMA on Twitter @JPMA, connect with JPMA on Facebook or on YouTube and visit www.jpma.org to learn more about additional safety tips and other JPMA initiatives.

Family Media, LLC.

Family Media produces the largest consumer shows for new and expectant families in the country – the New York, Chicago and LA Baby Shows. The Baby Show Series of consumer events drew over 10,500 families in 2017. www.thebabyshowseries.com. Family Media also produces New York Family Magazine and NewYorkFamily.com. New York Family reaches over 120,000 families per month through print magazines, online platforms, and local community events including the New York Family Camp Fair Series and education recognition awards. More information is available at www.NewYorkFamily.com.         

The Baby Show Series

The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) and Family Media, LLC., signed a letter of intent to co-host and co-produce a series of baby events targeted at the juvenile products industry.  The Baby Show Series kicked off May 9-12, 2017 at the Anaheim Convention Center with JPMA’s conference and trade event which is called the JPMA Baby Show, a JPMA and Family Media Event. The Anaheim Baby Show consumer event was held in conjunction with the JPMA Baby Show trade event on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Washington DC hosted the 2018 JPMA Baby Show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, March 20-24, 2018, ending with the DC Baby Show consumer event on March 24, 2018. Additional regional consumer events produced under The Baby Show Series umbrella include three, two-day consumer events: the New York Baby Show, the Chicago Baby Show, and the LA Baby Show. For more visit www.TheBabyShowSeries.com

The JPMA Baby Show

With 4 million children born each year, providing parents and caregivers with new and innovative, well-designed products at retail is essential to the health and vitality of the juvenile products industry. Created by industry demand, the JPMA Baby Show, a JPMA and Family Media Event, aims to provide a world-class trade show experience complete with three days of a trade show floor, two days of an educational conference, culminating in one of the largest consumer baby shows in North America. The JPMA Baby Show is where we will advance the industry’s strategic agenda, discuss relevant safety issues, educate the industry, connect with consumers and provide a showcase to launch and sell new products. The JPMA Baby Show, a JPMA and Family Media Event, is poised to become the industry’s premier trade show and leading consumer baby show franchise in North America.

The inaugural Anaheim event hosted over 300,000 sq. ft. of curated exhibit space at the Anaheim Convention Center. The 2018 JPMA Baby Show took place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC from March 20-24, 2018. The 2019 show will take place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL from April 10-13, 2019.