COMPANIES German retailers criticize high delivery traffic in inner cities

A recent Bitkom survey showed that for almost every second wholesale and retail company, the increased delivery traffic in city centres is a considerable burden. But the high volume of waste also pose…

November 14, 2019

COMPANIES s.Oliver with personnel changes – Claus Dietrich Lahrs is new CEO

A new era begins with s.Oliver. Bernd Freier, founder and managing director of the s.Oliver Group, handed over the chairmanship of the management board to Claus-Dietrich Lahrs at the beginning of Nove…

November 13, 2019

COMPANIES Furniture for children – Managing Director of Arthur Berndt gives advices

The shop for furniture for babies and children is on the move. Jens Kerschling, Managing Director of Arthur Berndt, reveals what it takes to be successful.

November 12, 2019

COMPANIES Zalando with a lot of sales, more customers – but no profit

David Schröder, Chief Financial Officer of Zalando, is pleased with the third quarter of 2019. His company has experienced significant growth and, for the first time, achieved over a billion page visi…

November 8, 2019

COMPANIES UPS plans to offer retailers cheaper shipping in the future

UPS wants to help small and midsize merchants improve shipping conditions and plans to partner with e-commerce solution providers in the future.

November 7, 2019

COMPANIES Dynamic pricing – how German companies calculate their figures

To what extent does competition influence pricing? According to a study by “Sales Radar”, numerous German companies manually set their prices. The majority of prices for products and services are adju…

November 7, 2019

COMPANIES Hermes invests heavily in the fight against the flood of parcels

Whether business or private – more and more parcels are being sent. To keep pace, Hermes has opened a new logistics centre in Greven and is already planning another distribution centre for next year.

November 7, 2019

HARDWARE Children’s outfitter with real eye-catcher – Interview with Start-up Panther

At the beginning of the year, the start-up Panther entered the market for equipment for children. Managing Director Joachim Plesch reveals details about the business and the early days.

November 7, 2019

TOYS Lego launches “Rebuild the World” creative building campaign

“Rebuild the World” is the name of a new action by Lego. It aims to promote skills such as creativity and problem solving and is accompanied by numerous stars and marketing measures.

November 5, 2019

COMPANIES From start-up to market leader – 15 years of babymarkt.de

According to Google, babymarkt.de is one of the fastest online shops in Germany in terms of speed. For the year 2019, Babymarkt expects sales growth of 170 million Euro. In an interview with Luna Jour…

November 5, 2019

COMPANIES Amazon Fashion launches StyleSnap in Germany and Great Britain

With StyleSnap Amazon Fashion launches this week a tool for image recognition in Germany and Great Britain on the market.

November 4, 2019

COMPANIES Sorgenfresser – Schmidt Spiele secures license until the end of 2030

It is one of the successful licenses Made in Germany. Gerd Hahn’s Sorgenfresser are internationally popular. Therefore Schmidt Spiele continues the cooperation.

November 4, 2019

Trade Hans Natur is awarded “Grünen Knopf” – Interview with Managing Director Michael Hans

Parents only want the best for their children and the world in which they grow up. Hans Natur has been at their side for over 20 years. Luna Journal spoke to Managing Director Michael Hans about susta…

October 29, 2019

COMPANIES Maxi-Cosi presents innovation in the field of child safety

In January 2020 Maxi-Cosi launches the e-Safety seat cushion on the market. Luna Journal spoke to Moktar Malyar, Product Manager at Dorel, about how the smart security tool works and how the company p…

October 24, 2019

HARDWARE windeln.de drives its China business intensively forward

China is importante for the online retailer windeln.de. This can be seen among other things at an extraordinary general meeting and the new board member Charles Zhixiong Yan.

October 23, 2019