Articles in Trade

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

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

“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

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

Fashion label limango grows with lamino

The well-known online shop limango will launch its own children’s fashion line with the brand name “lamino”. The collection includes over 280 pieces, including shoes, indoor clothes, and outdoor wear…

October 4, 2017

Big business at Christmas: are customers really shopping sooner?

The Christmas trade has already begun. Spiced biscuits and gingerbread have been on sale since the beginning of September, acting as pre-Christmas heralds for the food trade. They suggest that the Chr…

September 28, 2017

Strategic partnership: ProSieben Sat.1 joins Otto subsidiary MyToys

Via its financial subsidiary SevenVentures, the ProSieben Sat.1 Media Group is getting involved in MyToys. For the media company, the media-for-equity investment is expected to be an attractive entry…

September 21, 2017

Expansion with “Playclothing” collection: Galeria Kaufhof brings JBC into 80 stores

JBC is pushing ahead with its expansion in the German market. The Belgian fashion chain, which specialises in kidswear, has strengthened its position in Germany through a strategic cooperation with Ga…

September 21, 2017

A very “Lässig” 2017

This year, Lässig celebrated its tenth anniversary. Managing director Claudia Lässig spoke about what is important to a successful company.

September 15, 2017

That’s how you check out: a quick check of Inventorum, Locafox, and Orderbird

Checkout systems used to be complicated and expensive. These three start-ups are helping shop owners focus on their core business.

September 13, 2017