Articles in Industry

Sustainable: 25 years of OEKO-TEX®

The international OEKO-TEX® community celebrated its 25th anniversary on 7 April 2017. For consumers around the world, the labels “STANDARD 100” and “MADE IN GREEN” are an important and recognised dec…

April 11, 2017

The future is in Smart Textiles

The German textile and fashion industry’s turnover stagnated in 2016. But the various segments underwent different developments, with significant growth in the turnover for textiles, particularly tech…

March 9, 2017

Digital transformation – tips from ECC Institute specialists

In these times of digitalisation, cooperatives need to strive for a successful future. The ECC discusses how this can be achieved in its just-published strategy paper “(R)Evolution of Cooperative Trad…

March 2, 2017

On course for expansion: Joie with a new location

In summer 2018, Joie GmbH will relocate its business headquarters to Frankenthal, 50 km from its current location. This is because of the company’s rapid growth, which will be reflected in terms of bo…

February 20, 2017

Stores of the year and best online stores selected

At the beginning of February, the trade association (HDE) selected the stores of the year 2017 as part of the German Commercial Real Estate Congress. The day before yesterday in the evening, the award…

February 9, 2017

Groupe Zannier becomes Kidiliz Group

With immediate effect the Groupe Zannier announces its new name today. From now on, the French company, which has various popular labels under its roof, is called “Kidiliz Group”. At the same time, a…

December 1, 2016

German’s first crowdfunding pop-up shop

On 2 November, STARTUPSTORE N ‘STORIES will open in Munich. STARTUPSTORE N ‘STORIES is a crowdfunding pop-up shop where young start-ups will be presented to potential customers.

October 31, 2016

Ergobaby launches a limited edition in the Sophie la girafe Design

In a mutual cooperation with Sophie la girafe, Ergobaby launches a limited collection of the comfort carrier Adapt and 360 carrier from Ergobaby in Festival Design. Cult figure and kids’ toy Sophie la…

September 16, 2016

Alvi® and s.Oliver cooperating

The expert for sleep systems for babies and toddlers Alvi and the German fashion and lifestyle brand s.Oliver launch s.Oliver NEWBORN in a mutual cooperation. More about the collection and what Britta…

September 15, 2016

Gold for TAKATA

TAKATA MAXI, the child car seat of the Bavarian company received the renowned German Design Award in gold in the highest competition category. Awarded is the place of business of the manufacturer who…

September 15, 2016