Educational Development Corp.
| Nasdaq: EDUC
Educational Development Corp. is the U.S. trade publisher of the line of educational children's books produced in the United Kingdom by Usborne Publishing Ltd. Its products include touchy-feely board books, jigsaw puzzle books, activity and flashcards, adventure and search, art, sticker and foreign language books. The company operates through two segments: Publishing and Usborne Books and More. The Publishing segment markets its products to retail accounts, which include book, toy and gift stores, school supply stores and museums, through commissioned sales representatives, trade and specialty wholesalers and an internal telesales group. The Usborne Books and More segment markets its product line through a nationwide network of independent sales consultants using a combination of direct sales, home shows and book fairs and it also distributes to school and public libraries. The company was founded on August 23, 1965 and is headquartered in Tulsa, OK.