Articles in Industry

Exclusive interview: “Gimel respects the guidelines of the respective brands”

At the most recent Pitti Bimbo, Luna Journal met and talked with industry decision-makers about the current and upcoming trends and developments. Our interview with Patrizia Castagna, commercial manag…

July 20, 2017

ISA spa acquires Simonetta spa and secures the license for Fendi Kids

On 29 June 2017, ISA, a Carisma Group company, announced its 100% takeover of Simonetta. To relaunch the brand, ISA is implementing a capital increase. In addition, the company has signed an exclusive…

July 2, 2017

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