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Spotlight On Business: Buy or sell it is win-win at Kid to Kid

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Kid to Kid, 3501 Oleander Drive, Suite 12, Wilmington hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday; buying hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday hours will change for fall/winter; visit them at kidtokid.com/Wilmington; follow them on Facebook or call 910-833-8857.

By: Candace Lookingbill
Staff Writer

WILMINGTON – The children will be back in school before you know it. So, now it is time to go shopping and get them ready. One place to go to get quality brand name clothing for less is Kid to Kid.
The flip side to Kid to Kid, is selling your children’s clothing to them. Yes, as you are putting summer behind you and you have clothes that are in great shape and you know that your child will not be able to wear them next year, you can take them to Kid to Kid and sell them. Kid to Kid is a resale store that buys and sells what children outgrow.
You can earn cash on the spot or you can get 20 percent over the offered price if you decide to use their in-store credit, which never expires. They also offer loyalty incentives. Bring in your gently-used children’s apparel up to size 18, toys, baby equipment or furniture. Prices are based on the following factors; age, style, condition and inventory needs.
 Prepare your items by having them clean, if it is a toy or baby equipment make sure all the parts and pieces are attached, make sure batteries that are left in are not corroded.
They are in interested in all things that children use. Right now, their highest demand items are toys, costumes, school uniforms and shoes. Girls sizes 2T to 5T and 12 and 14.
Toys appropriate for ages 4 and above. Large outdoor toys, furniture are also in demand. And, they are always interested in linens from crib to full, décor items, baby gear, maternity clothing and gear, children’s clothes from size preemie to 16, shoes from size 0 through toddler and into children and books for all ages. Some items that carry restrictions are: cribs must be manufactured in the last two years, 11 months and have a fixed side, infant car seats must be manufactured in the last two years, 11 months and you must be the original owner, convertible car seats must be manufactured in the last four years, 11 months and you must be the original owner, and they can only purchase “closed” breast pumps, open system pumps are regulated by the FDA as single use equipment. Kid to Kid also offers different ways to save. You can join their email list and receive exclusive coupons and hear about the sales first; like them on Facebook and the fans have exclusive offers and promotions; on Google+ leave a review and show your review at checkout to get $5 off your purchase of $25; collect stamps every time you spend or sell $10, collect 30 stamps and save 20 percent off your next purchase; Instagram your child with the pink door and hashtag #doortomore, show at checkout to save 20 percent off a used toy priced up to $25; spend $30 and earn a VIP Book Club card which earns you a free book every month for a year; there is also military, foster parent and grandparent discounts.
Kid to Kid, 3501 Oleander Drive, Suite 12, Wilmington hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday; buying hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday hours will change for fall/winter; visit them at kidtokid.com/ Wilmington; follow them on Facebook or call 910-833-8857.