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Claire’s, Dylan’s Candy Bar Expand “Delicious” Accessories

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Chicago—A voyage on the “good ship Lollipop” as advocated by the late Shirley Temple is something young women and girls can still experience. For those with a sweet tooth, there’s the partnership between Claire’s and Dylan’s Candy Bar, which is billed as the “world’s largest confectionery emporium.” Just in time …

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Disney, Claire’s Bring a Bit of Halloween to St. Jude’s Hospital

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Things got a little spooky—and a lot of fun—last Thursday at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, ALSAC/Danny Thomas Pavilion thanks to the joint efforts of Claire’s Stores and Disney. First, patients and their families got treated to some Halloween decorating: bedazzling trick or treat bags and assembling Halloween …

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Consumer Union Urges Limits on Cadmium Levels in All Children’s Products

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Yonkers, NY—Following Consumer Reports’(CR) tests that found “worrisome levels of heavy metals” in a rhinestone hair barrette, a cell phone charm and a child’s vinyl raincoat, Consumer Union urged the Consumer Products Safety Council (CPSC) to develop a regulation for cadmium limits for all children’s products. The nonprofit Consumer Union, …