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Astrid Schulte, Managing Director of bellybutton, has left the company

Astrid Schulte has decided to leave bellybutton international GmbH. After 15 years in the baby and children segment, Schulte wishes to tackle some new challenges.

May 25, 2017

4-in-1, the foldable car seat Purseat

No more lugging around heavy car seats. That’s the promise from Dutch start-Up Purseat with its foldable 4-in-1 product. This innovative and compact car seat makes it possible to travel light.

May 25, 2017

Anniversary: 50 years of MARC O’POLO

It’s now been 50 years since the summer of 1967, when the Swedes Rolf Lind and Göte Huss decided with the American Jerry O. Sheets to revolutionise the synthetics-dominated fashion market with a colle…

May 25, 2017

Zalando begins pilot-testing geolocation-supported deliveries

In Belgium, online retailer Zalando has launched the test phase for a new kind of delivery. In cooperation with the Start-up Parcify, Zalando will use GPS tracking to deliver to wherever the customer…

May 25, 2017

Weise Fashion at Supreme Kids Celebration

From 23-24 May, things will be getting festive at the MTC world of fashion. For the third time at the Munich order platform in Haus 1, festive children’s fashion outfitters will present their latest c…

May 23, 2017

Luna magazine wins the Shoe Step Award

Luna, the fashion and lifestyle magazine from the Luna media publishing company, has won the first place in the Family Magazine category for its photo-production “Schuhper Cool!”

May 23, 2017

Emilio Pucci is planning a children’s line in cooperation with SIMONETTA

The Italian Job: Emilio Pucci and Simonetta have signed a multi-year license agreement for the design, production, and worldwide distribution of a girls’ fashion line.

May 23, 2017

tausendkind now stocks children’s furniture

From now on, in addition to home accessories, you can now purchase large items of furniture at the german online shop tausendkind from famous furniture brands such as Schardt and Pinolino.

May 18, 2017

German families are happy in their residential environment

What is really important to families in their residential environment? And how happy are the Germans in comparison to other countries? Bonava, the largest German project developer for residential real…

May 18, 2017

Production milestone at Recaro Child Safety

At the end of April 2017, the 1.5 millionth child seat of the Young Sport Hero product group was produced in Marktleugast in Upper Franconia.

May 18, 2017

5 tips for independent retailers to increase sales

Digitalisation is in full swing and changing buyer behaviour. But this should not be seen as a disadvantage for the independent retailer, but rather as offering a multitude of new possibilities. That’…

May 16, 2017

Putting open-air swimming pools to the test – when the TÜV inspector comes to call

The summer is getting closer and closer, and open-air swimming pools are on their marks and getting set for the start of the season. The highlight of every pool: the water slides. But who tests the ch…

May 16, 2017

Digital maturity test for German retail

German retailers and consumer goods companies have some catching up to do when it comes to digital transformation. With the “Digital Maturity & Transformation Report 2017” from the University of St. G…

May 16, 2017

Cargo bikes: rights and duties

As a counterpart to high traffic volumes, cargo bikes are shaping the new image of the roads. In particular, cargo bicycles are a convenient and environmentally friendly alternative for transporting s…

May 16, 2017

Online 2020: Looking into the future

You don’t know what the digital future will bring? Statista’s “Digital Market Outlook” brings the picture to life, showing the sales potential of the most important digital markets.

May 16, 2017