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Kidswear Trends 2018: A conversation with Peek & Cloppenburg

Luna Journal spoke with Frank Eitle, Head of Central Purchasing Peek & Cloppenburg KG, Düsseldorf, and Vanessa von Waldenfels, Brand Director REVIEW for Kids and REVIEW for Teens about the most import…

April 19, 2018

Curated shopping now also possible at Karstadt

Karstadt Warenhaus GmbH is expanding its strategy and now offers its customers a special purchasing service. The company is thus entering the curated shopping business. Karstadt also confirmed its ent…

April 19, 2018

Self-employed mothers are an enormous economic factor

55.5 billion euros in sales this year, almost 470,000 self-employed mothers with underage children. According to a study by eBay, the trend is rising, especially in online trading.

April 19, 2018

babymarkt.de: Managing Director Sebastian Siebers provides insights into corporate management

Since the beginning of January 2018, the baby outfitter has been headed by a management trio. Bastian Siebers, Chairman of the management board, told us what has happened since then and where the comp…

April 18, 2018

Customers increasingly buy products recommended from social networks

The HDE online monitor shows: More than a fifth of all online shoppers have already become aware of a product through Facebook and the like and bought it afterwards. Skillful social media presence and…

April 18, 2018

You shop with your eyes – Tips for shop fitting in children’s specialty stores

The matching assortment of goods is one half for success – but parents, children and all other customers only feel really at home with the perfect ambience in the store. Appealing shop fitting, carefu…

April 18, 2018

Sustainability Report 2017: H&M wants to shape the future of fashion

The H&M Group wants to make the transition to a circular and recyclable fashion industry while remaining a fair and equal company. This is also illustrated by the annual report published on April 12,…

April 18, 2018

Shopping of the future: Zara banks on Augmented Reality

No company can avoid digitalisation without fear that it will no longer be able to keep up with its competitors. Many companies want to drive their business forward again with new strategies and innov…

April 18, 2018

Profitable layette – a business with potential for retailers

Germans spend an average of 3140 euros on outfitting their newborn babies. This is an increase of 5.5 percent compared to 2014, a business with great potential for the retail sector. The big players s…

April 16, 2018

White Stuff launches first children’s collection for the German market

130 independent stores, eight of which are in Germany. Now the British fashion and lifestyle label White Stuff goes one step further. The spring collection is the first children’s line for the German…

April 12, 2018

Vaude: New summer collection 100 percent PFC-free

Vaude has set itself the goal of completely removing harmful chemicals from its entire supply chain. With the new Spring/Summer 2018 collection, the German manufacturer of outdoor clothing has come on…

April 12, 2018

Zalando has big plans for 2018

Sales growth of 20 to 25 percent, new brands and business areas as well as 2000 additional employees: the online retailer Zalando has a lot in store.

April 12, 2018

Baby’s pap: Start-ups get the market moving

As a rule, parents of children of the complementary food age have the choice between small glasses or self-cooking. Now new players are getting involved in the baby food market: Recently, new companie…

April 12, 2018

tausendkind on its way to a one-stop-shop

In eight years tausendkind has developed into one of the leading players in the German market. We spoke to the two founders Dr. Anike von Gagern and Dr. Kathrin Weiß.

April 10, 2018

Energy-saving lighting concepts: The right light for more revenue

Efficient lighting can promote sales. This is why today’s retailers rely on coherent and energy-saving lighting concepts that put the goods in the right light and create a pleasant shopping atmosphere…

April 10, 2018