Simmons Kids began as Andrae Manufacturing in 1891 in Wisconsin. The famous inventor Thomas Edison bought the company in 1917, changing its name to Edison Wood Products, to produce wooden phonograph cabinets. During the Depression, the sales of phonographs declined and the compan... Read Morey expanded into kids' furniture; eventually Zalmon Simmons purchased the company and focused on making innovative and safe kids' furniture. Simmons Kids carries cribs that come in many different finishes to match any room. Many cribs, such as the Hutton Sleigh Crib, can be converted from a crib to a toddler bed to a daybed. Simmons Kids also has an assortment of glider rocking chairs, all of which have an enclosed bottom and a lock mechanism to prevent kids from pinching their fingers. Simmons Kids also sells many other bedroom accessories, single and dual baby strollers, mattresses, nightstands, and dressers.