Welcome to Early Childhood Manufacturers' Direct - ECMD, the premier distributor of early childhood furniture! Always find the lowest prices on early childhood furniture and equipment guaranteed! Choose from the broadest selection of age-appropriate chairs, tables, rest mats, classroom storage and more, all 20-55% off retail pricing and shipped direct from manufacturers to schools, preschools and learning centers. Founded in 1996 by Paul Estep as a web-only business, Early Childhood Manufacturers' Direct - ECMD's goal was to bring early childhood educators the lowest price possible on the broadest selection of product. By concentrating on excellent customer service, it has grown quickly since its inception. In February 2003, ECMD and Paul Estep became part of the Excelligence Learning Corporation family of companies. In May 2003, the first ECMD catalog was published to extend ECMD’s reach into the early childhood education community. Today you can shop their wide selection of classroom furniture like shelves, storage, book displays, fold and roll units, cubbie tray storage, lockers, teachers storage and toddler height furniture. You'll also find an abundance of appropriately sized chairs, tables, sets, cots, mats and rest time accessories. Shop for active play toys like trikes and riding toys, soft play, outdoor play and sand and water tables. For infants and toddlers, they also offer cribs, changing tables, gross motor skill toys, buggies and strollers and more. Be sure to get extra savings, discounts and deals on your next purchase by taking advantage of Early Childhood Manufacturers' Direct - ECMD coupon codes, special promotions and exclusive offers. Past deals include $10 off purchases over $50, 10% off when you open an account on ecomom, and 15% off all orders over $350.