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Trade Toy dealer Toys’R’Us denies closure rumors

After the takeover by Smyths Toys Superstores, the toy retailer had to struggle with speculation over and over again. Th…

September 18, 2018

FAIRS & EVENTS play it green! presents itself for the first time with the Luna Journal Business Talk

The founder of the afilii platform, Katja Runge, has launched “play it green! Parallel to Kind + Jugend, “play it green!…

September 18, 2018

MARKETS Fake shops cheat millions of Germans

In the search for the cheapest price, online shopping often involves apparently smaller retailers who offer the goods at…

September 18, 2018

MODERN LIFE innoSPIEL 2018: The nominations have been chosen

For the second time, the Friedhelm Merz Publishing house is awarding an innovation prize for board and card games at SPI…

September 17, 2018

COMPANIES New Packaging Act replaces Packaging Ordinance

The new Packaging Act will come into force on 1 January 2019, replacing the previous Packaging Ordinance. Every retailer…

September 13, 2018

TOYS Toys for children from the age of one – a rewarding target group

The baby’s rattle is boring to them, children’s toys are still unsuitable. Children from the age of one are a special ta…

September 13, 2018

COMPANIES Schmidt Spiele acquires Selecta – brand acquisition by games publishing company

The traditional brand Selecta celebrates 50 years of quality from Bavaria. Since the end of October 2017 Selecta Spielze…

September 13, 2018

TOYS Plush toy manufacturer Efie has been nominated for the German Sustainability Award 2019

The plush toy manufacturer Efie from Wuppertal was nominated for the German Sustainability Award 2019. Efie has been pro…

September 12, 2018

HARDWARE Mattresses for children – these are the trends and novelties for 2019

Horizontal climate channels, gel foam and even box-spring mattresses: The market for mattresses for children is on the m…

September 11, 2018

COMPANIES German sales organization of Brio at Ravensburger in the future

As of January 1, 2019, the German sales organization of Brio will be integrated into the Ravensburger sales organization…

September 11, 2018

HARDWARE So important are eco-labels in the field of baby equipment

Organic production and humane working conditions – more and more companies are taking on social responsibility and attac…

September 11, 2018

MARKETS Online marketplaces are becoming increasingly important for stationary trade

Online marketplaces are an important business module for many retailers. According to a recent survey, 42 percent of sta…

September 10, 2018

FASHION Bunny Bogart: Fashion designer Lena Hoschek opens up Concept Store in Vienna

Austrian fashion designer Lena Hoschek opens up a concept store for baby fashion in Vienna on 14 September. In the Guten…

September 6, 2018

MODERN LIFE The best sales arguments for children’s dishes

German parents not only invest well and willingly in children’s furniture, but also in baby tableware, and they are keen…

September 6, 2018

FAIRS & EVENTS Innovation Award 2018: These brands are nominated

Kind + Jugend will open its doors again from 20 to 23 September and traditionally present the Innovation Award for parti…

September 6, 2018