Smart Ideas 07/04
Scrubs for the pint-sized set, pop culture nesting dolls and more
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What:Manufacturer of personalized doctors' scrubs for children
Who: JacquelynAven of MiniScrubs Inc.
When: Started in2002
Seeing a sick child on TV inspired Jacquelyn Aven to start herbusiness. The little one, who'd spent a lot of time in thehospital, had on child-size scrubs. According to Aven, 38, themedical uniform seemed to make the child feel better, like he was apart of the team.
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