Kids International Marketing welcomes industry veteran James Tiptree to sales team

Kids International Marketing has strengthened its sales team with the appointment of James Tiptree. The toy industry veteran has come aboard to manage the company’s key accounts.

Tiptree is a well-known name across the UK toy trade, having managed the Sales Partnership for over 20 years. Kids International Marketing has expressed its “delight to have recruited” the sales expert to its team.

“His detailed knowledge of certain sectors of retail will be of great benefit to us and our customers,” said the firm in a statement.

Tiptree now joins Kids International Marketing’s UK sales manager Nigel Deacon and McCabe Marketing & Sales who manage the form’s business in Ireland. KIM recently confirmed that it was partnering with Cuckoo Ltd to support local supply of four of its key brands: Quercetti, GeoPuzzle, Chameleon Kidz, and Bubabloon.

In addition to this, Kids International Marketing currently markets its successful Pugs at Play brand on an FOB only basis.

James Tiptree can be reached on 07747 024391 and j.triptree@toys2market.com

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