In the forest of collectibles, The Boyds Collection bears are watching. The company sold resin, porcelain, and plush renditions of bears and other animals, including its Bearstones figurines and its J.B. Bean & Associates line of fully-jointed bears and other animals. It also sold other collectibles and home décor items, such as stationery and picture frames. Boyds has licensed products via deals with
. Its products were sold primarily in US gift shops and department stores, as well as through catalogs and trade shows. The company is owned by
, which put the bear-making company into hibernation in late 2014, citing poor market conditions.