When Beacon's Glow Collectibles went live in November 2003; it carried 4 lines of products and nearly 300 different items. As of this date, their product line has expanded to 13 unique lines and over 1,000 products, an incredible growth of over 300%!Satisfied customers are reporting that they are pleased with the wide selection of products immediately available to purchase. As soon as new collectible items arrive, they are quickly made available on the site (http://www.beaconsglow.com/) and ready for purchase. Beacon's Glow collectibles is proud to carry two of the largest brand names in collectibles – Madame Alexander Dolls of America, and Margarete Steiff GmbH (more commonly known as Steiff) of Germany.During the initial launch of Beacon's Glow Collectibles, they carried only 8-inch Madame Alexander Wendy dolls. Recently, their Madame Alexander lineup has expanded to include both Baby Alexander vinyl play dolls and Madame Alexander's exquisite 10-inch Cissette dolls as well (http://www.beaconsglow.com/Category164.htm).
Madame Alexander doll collectors are thrilled at the variety of dolls they can now choose from. Madame Alexander inventory alone accounts for almost 200 different types of dolls. Just this year, Beacon's Glow Collectibles is proud to announce that they have attained Platinum Retailer Status from the Alexander Doll Company. After the phenomenal sales success of the Steiff North American Exclusives line, Beacon's Glow Collectibles is proud to now include multiple inventory items from the Steiff Worldwide Limited Editions collection (http://www.beaconsglow.com/Subcat580.htm). Incidentally, this year is the 125th anniversary of Margarete Steiff GmbH, otherwise known as Steiff.
To commemorate this special event, Steiff will be holding a Steiff Festival in June in Giengen, Germany, and will officially open their "Die Welt von Steiff" Museum which will mark 125 years of Steiff. Beacon's Glow Collectibles also carries many other manufacturers' line of collectibles. Doll manufacturers, besides Madame Alexander include: Doll Maker Dolls by Linda Rick; Ginny Dolls by Vogue; Jan McLean Designs Dolls; Pauline Collectible dolls; Precious Moments Dolls; and Susan Wakeen Dolls. Their bear and plush animal manufacturers, besides Steiff, include: Annette Funicello Bears; Boyd's Collection; Bearington Collection; and Ganz Cottage Collectibles. Candles and melting pots are from the Lang Company's Primitive Candle Collection.
Please take a moment to browse their site (http://www.beaconsglow.com) - Collectors of all types will be pleasantly surprised at their wide variety of manufacturer's lines and products.To keep abreast with new products and monthly specials, interested parties can subscribe on the Beacon's Glow Collectibles site (http://www.beaconsglow.com/Register.htm); and if they desire, they can receive monthly email newsletters which provides them with updates of new product releases and current specials.The company also provides a "Product Care" page on their site http://www.beaconsglow.com/ProductCare.htm with helpful hints on caring for dolls and bears, as well as candle burning tips. Their "Artist and Company Biographies" (http://www.beaconsglow.com/Biographies.asp) page is of interest in that it provides an overview of each collectible manufacturer company and owner. Additionally, every collector can find something of interest to read on Beacon's Glow Collectibles News Release archive – (http://www.beaconsglow.com/Newsreleases.asp).Beacon's Glow Collectibles have an impressive pledge to their customers and firmly stand behind it – "All items on our site are guaranteed in stock; & all orders will ship by 6:00 p.m. the following business day." This is certainly welcome news for collectors of all types.About Beacon's Glow Beacon's Glow Collectibles is committed to offering customers a wide variety of collectible dolls, bears, and candles at competitive prices, as well as exceptional customer service. This company guarantees their customers total satisfaction and offer a "30-day, no questions asked, money-back guarantee" on all orders.All major credit cards are accepted (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover), as well as personal checks and money orders.
Site security is insured with Comodo's Instant SSL Pro Certificate through encryption. The company also respects their customer's right to privacy, and ensures that it will never be compromised.Upon request during the check-out process, gift cards can be included with personalized messages, which are free of charge to customers.International customers are encouraged to email Beacon's Glow Collectibles for additional information in regards to placing an order. Staff will work with each customer on an individualized basis to ensure their international order process runs smoothly.Layaway plans are available, and they are willing to work with customers on an individualized basis to find a plan that best suit their needs..