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The British children’s fashion fair Bubble London closes its doors

On 20 April 2018, the organizer ITE Moda announced that the national trade fair for the British industry will close after more than ten years. Bubble London invited British retailers to the Business D…

April 24, 2018

Danish children’s fashion brand “Someday Soon” gets a new name

After three years on the international fashion market, the Danish label “Someday Soon” is now undergoing a rethink. The children’s label recently announced its renaming: “Sometime Soon”. What led to t…

April 24, 2018

Schmidt Spiele banks on wooden toys

The long-established company Schmidt Spiele continues its success from last year’s positive business year. In particular, the division is to be expanded with the recently acquired wooden toy brand Sel…

April 24, 2018

Takata is taken over by Joyson and PAG funds

Key Safety Systems was financed by the largest shareholder and parent company Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corporation (Joyson Electronics), the second largest shareholder PAG and the Future Industry Inve…

April 24, 2018

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 Bastian 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