E & M Teddy Co.

Teddies made and ready!

Our shop sells the best homemade teddies around!

We are a partnership and we sell homemade teddy bears in a variety of colors.

Here are our factors of production:

Land: yarn, thread, and poly-fil stuffing

Labor: Emily knitting and sewing; Michelle calculating costs (finances)

Physical Capital: Knitting and sewing needles

Human Capital: Michelle's finance and business degrees; Emily's sewing and knitting lessons

Entrepreneurs: Emily Sharpe and Michelle Tereshchenkov

Check out our teddies:

Visit our store!

2689 Matthews-Mint Hill Road

Matthews, NC, 28105


Monday-Friday: 9:00am-3:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am-4:00pm

Sundays: Closed

More Information!

A vertical merger would be if we bought the yarn maker's factory.

We are a partnership, as we are owned by two people and we have split our responsibilities specifically!

Some disadvantages of this business structure:

  • Unlimited liability
  • Potential for conflict

Some advantages of this business structure:

  • Shared decision making
  • Specialization-Michelle does the financing and Emily does the creating
  • We're not subject to special business taxes