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Recaro: Recall of children’s car seats Optia & Zero.1

The Optia car seat from Recaro has once again failed the crash test of the consumer reports group, Stiftung Warentest. Recaro responded immediately to the test results. On 26 July 2017, the company an…

August 1, 2017

Licensing cooperation: bellybutton & VOSSEN design a terrycloth collection for children

From Fall 2017, bellybutton’s baby and children segment will expand to include a bathtime collection. In collaboration with the terrycloth maker VOSSEN, the company will launch a collection of nontoxi…

August 1, 2017

Trend innovation from CYBEX: The monsters are loose

CYBEX founder Martin Pos launches the company’s first furniture collection in collaboration with Marcel Wanders, the product and interior designer. The resulting “Monster Chair” by Marcel Wanders is t…

July 18, 2017

US supplier Key Safety Systems plans to buy Takata for US$1.59 billion

The Japanese airbag manufacturer has filed for bankruptcy in Japan and the USA. Europe is not affected. Faulty airbags and the cost of recall campaigns have had heavy costs for Takata.

July 14, 2017

Coclico launches a children’s furniture line based on the Montessori method

The children’s furniture label was founded in spring 2017. For Playtime Berlin, the brand will introduce its furniture concept for the first time. Company head Elise Opezzo-Burger took inspiration for…

July 6, 2017

“FIRST GO!” – the Dutch bicycle from Banwood

Banwood is presenting a Dutch bicycle for the littlest ones in Paris right now. The characteristic basket gives the push bike the look of the Dutch classic and is also ideal for a picnic in the park.

July 1, 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

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

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

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