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COOKIES SHOWROOM – Children at the start

As part of the fall edition of German Press Days on 19 and 20 October, the fashion capital of Berlin will be enriched by a showroom especially for children’s fashion, shoes, and lifestyle.

October 17, 2017

Online retailer Alibaba overtakes Amazon

The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has taken the lead in the online retail race against Amazon. The market value of the Chinese group is now 472.1 billion dollars.

October 17, 2017

Children’s product safety: “Use all your senses when shopping “

The baby boom continues to drive sales in the children’s and baby equipment sector. In 2016, according to IFH Retail Consultants, parents spent 2.5 billion euros on their children in the first three y…

October 17, 2017

Cybercrime: The majority of injured parties does not react

Over the past twelve months, one in two German net users was a victim to cybercrime. This was the result of a survey of 1,017 users aged 14 and over, commissioned by the digital association BITKOM. Th…

October 17, 2017

Lenzing enters the luxury segment

The Lenzing Group launches TENCELTM Luxe on the market. With the Lyocell filament, the internationally active company from Austria heralds the start of a new era of sustainable textiles for the premiu…

October 17, 2017

MAROC IN MODE – SOURCING MAROC focuses on fast fashion

On 26-27 October 2017, MAROC IN MODE – SOURCING MAROC will present the latest developments in the Moroccan textile industry. Around 1500 trade visitors from Africa and Europe are expected at the “Moul…

October 12, 2017

Lässig: “Friendship knows no borders”

Just in time for the Spielwarenmesse in Nürnberg, the “About Friends” collection will be expanded on 31 January 2018 to include an audio book and a “My Friends” book. The “About Friends” collection by…

October 12, 2017

An overview of the latest products from the hardware sector

The most important new products from the baby and toddler equipment sector were presented in Cologne this September at the Kind + Jugend trade fair, as they are every year. Most exhibitors focused on…

October 12, 2017

Free Game Apps: Expensive Rip-offs on the Internet

Game apps for smartphones and tablets are very popular with children and teenagers. They are mainly offered for “free” on the Internet and promise excitement and fun. Of 50 popular smartphone games co…

October 12, 2017

“We want Shoes”: Children’s shoes manufacturer Ricosta is launching a digital showroom

Children’s shoe manufacturer Ricosta is now showing all models of its current spring/summer 2018 order series online in its own digital showroom at “We want Shoes”. The Berlin B2B platform is the firs…

October 9, 2017

MDR Broadcasting Council to award the 2018 Children’s Online Prize

For the fifth time, the MDR Broadcasting Council will award the Children’s Online Prize for outstanding contributions and websites for children and young people. The deadline for submission is 31 Octo…

October 6, 2017

Fire and flame: PLAYMOBIL with new licensed product

Since 18 August 2017, PLAYMOBIL has a new game world: “Dragons”. This came about because of a licensing cooperation with DreamWorks Animation for the animated film and series “How to Train Your Dragon…

October 5, 2017

MMC: New trade fair concept “Quarter” brings together kidswear and shoes

The MMC fashion trade fairs have revised their concept and will offer another location in Rostock, where fashion, shoes, lingerie, and kidswear can be presented. All order events will now be held unde…

October 5, 2017

Fitness Tracker: imagination gets kids moving

Garmin and Disney’s vivofit jr. 2 fitness tracker for children will be released in Q4 2017. With the accompanying mobile app, kids can dive into the world of Disney, Star Wars, and Marvel and solve ad…

October 5, 2017

Brand loyalty when clothes shopping – this is how brands can retain their customers

Brand loyalty is a valuable status that a brand or its company earns from consumers. It means that, despite the numerous alternatives (and there are many in the fashion world), we as consumers are con…

October 5, 2017