Sales at Peek and Cloppenburg are stagnating – especially in the large stores. Smaller stores and experience shopping are expected to attract more customers again.
June 6, 2019
For many customers and dealers it is clear: Penaten, Uhu and Knorr are German brands. Are they? Many of these products have been taken over by foreign companies over the years.
June 5, 2019
Products for popular series and films have become an indispensable part of the toy business. With Star Wars, Lego is setting an example for lasting success in the licensing business.
May 14, 2019
sigikid has come up with some ideas for his new collection. The range extends from the new premium segment to play ideas especially for fathers.
April 8, 2019
The Simba Dickie Group has announced its plans for 2019. The company led by CFO Manfred Duschl plans to build a fully automated high-bay warehouse with 13,200 pallet spaces in Thuringia, among other p…
March 18, 2019
Despite good sales, the German knitwear industry is entering the 1st quarter of 2019 with uncertainty. Companies are reporting a weakening of their business.
February 18, 2019
Since January 2019, Erwin Wieffering has been President and CEO of Britax Römer with responsibility for the European, Middle East and African (EMEA) markets. Britax Römer is known as the world’s leadi…
February 11, 2019
The BDI has published a new policy paper. It contains 54 of the industry’s demands to Berlin and Brussels to strengthen the European Union in competition with China.
January 24, 2019
It weighs 145 kilograms and can transport 340 kilograms. Kiva is the name of the Amazon robot that has fundamentally changed the relationship between technology and employees.
November 23, 2018
Germans are ordering more and more on the Internet: On average 16 items of clothing and four electronic items per year. Young people in particular often order with the intention of returning the goods…
November 22, 2018
After a good three years, Frédéric Lehmann is about to take his next career step at Lego. The General Manager and Vice President of Lego GmbH will become Senior Vice President for the REEMEA division…
November 14, 2018
The American toy giant has brought great expertise from the industry on board. The former Lego and Top Toy manager Soren T. Laursen has been Executive Director of Mattel Inc. since the beginning of Oc…
November 13, 2018
Only recently Playmobil has entered the licensing market. Obviously with success. Since now the group has launched further game sets around the Dragons license into the market.
October 12, 2018