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Baby Toy Rentals

Dim Dom Offers Short-Term Leases for Kids' Playthings

— October 10, 2009 — Business
French company Dim Dom has launched a service to rent out toys aimed at kids under five years old—like toy trucks, dolls, and even baby mobiles—on a short-term or subscription basis.

Now you wonder: Who exactly would be served by this service? After all, most parents would probably just prefer to buy their childrens’ toys (you never know how attached a toddler might get to a particular doll or bauble!). Apparently, grandparents, who expect kids for holiday visits, are primary targets for Dim Dom, as well as families who need toys for short vacations. If you can read French, check out Dim Dom’s site to see how their toy rental service works.
Trend Themes
1. Toy Rental - Toy rental services offer a cost-effective and sustainable alternative to buying toys for children.
2. Short-term Leasing - Short-term leasing models provide flexibility and convenience for customers who only need toys for a limited period of time.
3. Grandparent Market - Targeting the grandparent market opens up a new customer segment for toy rental services, catering to holiday visits and special occasions.
Industry Implications
1. Toy Rental Services - The toy rental industry offers a disruptive opportunity to provide a convenient and affordable solution for parents and caregivers.
2. Hospitality and Travel - The hospitality and travel industry can embrace toy rental services to enhance family experiences during vacations and hotel stays.
3. E-commerce - E-commerce platforms can leverage toy rental services as an additional revenue stream, catering to customers looking for temporary toy solutions.
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