Articles in Trends

Smart dressing room optimizes the shopping experience

Shopping without fitting stress. The digital changing room makes it possible. Fitting means stress for many customers in the stationary trade. A high quota leaves the store frustrated if the goods are…

November 30, 2017

Vegan shoes for children: How big is the sustainability trend in this segment?

Shoes made of cork or bamboo, trainers made of organic cotton and recycled PET surfaces with recyclable soles, the shoe market is also affected by demands for ecologically sustainable production. Even…

November 30, 2017

The retail trends until 2025

“Trends in Retail” is the title of a joint study by EHI, HDE, Qatar TNS, and KPMG, based on a nationwide representative survey of more than 1000 consumers. It was first carried out in 2011. The latest…

November 23, 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

On the way in style

At Kind + Jugend, ABC Design presents a contemporary and elegant range of products with numerous innovations in the bag, from the fashionable “Style” changing bag to the “Zoom Air” twin and sibling pu…

September 15, 2017

The trend of the time

3 questions for trend analyst Hannah Matthews of the agency “Trend Bible”. Trend Bible supports and advises companies in the areas of living and interiors, fast-moving consumer goods, and the baby and…

September 14, 2017

Exclusive interview with trend institute pej gruppen

Which fashionable developments will we see in spring/summer 2018? Which social and political influences are influencing future trends? These are the questions addressed by the trend institute, pej gru…

August 9, 2017

Make a splash with a good conscience: Bambino Mio’s reusable swimming nappies

As an addition to its award-winning swimming nappy range, Bambino Mio is launching further motifs for its reusable swimming nappies. This alternative to conventional disposable products is environment…

March 9, 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

“Tradico” offers purchasing and sales financing for companies without banks

An increasing number of small and medium-sized enterprises are faced with problems of obtaining intermediate financing from their bank. The start-up Tradico finances goods orders as an intermediary. F…

March 7, 2017