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First child car seat with built-in airbags

Maxi-Cosi, the child car seat manufacturer, has addressed the lack of impact protection for toddlers by bringing to market the first child car seat with built-in airbags.

October 19, 2017

Joolz: A new pushchair model & lots of positive design

At the recent Kind + Jugend in Cologne, the Dutch company Joolz presented the Joolz Hub, its new city pushchair. As you would expect, the company also delivered the Joolz Geo² Glow, an exciting limite…

October 19, 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

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

ALVI presents the “Breeze” bassinet at Kind + Jugend

Advertorial: At this year’s Kind + Jugend, the ALVI label presented their newest products. In addition to the “Breeze” bassinet, visitors could admire the new knitted blankets, furniture in the trend…

September 28, 2017

“The beauty lies in the simple things”

The times are rosy for the children’s furniture industry. According to Ursula Geismann of the Association of the German Furniture Industry, turnover in 2016 was 18 billion euros. Children’s furniture…

September 15, 2017

Child car seats – what is important for manufacturers, sellers, and customers

When buying child car seats, the safety aspect plays an even greater role than when buying pushchairs. But other features like comfort, functionality, and appearance are also important buying criteria…

September 15, 2017

Product safety is the top priority when deciding what to buy

Manufacturers who become associated with unsafe and faulty goods will quickly lose the confidence of consumers, who are afraid of damage to their health. Test and quality seals are extremely trusted a…

September 15, 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

Britax Römer: “We’re sticking with Europe”

At this year’s Kind + Jugend, the child safety experts Britax Römer present innovations such as the new DUALFIX i-SIZE and the lightweight BRITAX B-LITE, a pushchair that can also be used as a travel…

September 14, 2017