Build-A-Bear Workshop is one of the hottest brands in the market, Bakery Crafts says. The retail shop has more than 200 locations nationwide in 98 percent of the top 50 markets. More than 21 million of the company’s stuffed animals are living in homes around the world. In 2005, Build-A-Bear stores across the country hosted more than 120,000 parties with more than 1.2 million children in attendance. Beary exciting things are happening at Bakery Crafts with the introduction of the new Build-A-Bear Cake Kits. The kit includes two adorable bears with hearts that can be inserted in the bears’ backs. And, they can play with the bears after the party is over. In addition, a Build-A-Bear Badge is included. Children will love to clip the badge to their clothes, bears, dolls or shoes. For more information, call 800/543-1673.