COMPANIES Pimpilotta – Niche products are highly popular

The label Pimpilotta was founded by Dr. Jana-Maria Lehnhardt, who wanted to specialize in a niche product. The managing director of the accessories brand spoke to Luna Journal about sales and her mark…

August 8, 2019

COMPANIES Frugi celebrates 15 years of sustainable children’s fashion

The sustainable children’s clothing company Frugi was founded 15 years ago by Lucy Jewson and her husband Kurt. Luna Journal spoke with Lucy Jewson, co-founder of Frugi and Hugo Adams, CEO, about the…

July 30, 2019

COMPANIES Bundeskartellamt enforces better dealer protection at Amazon

Amazon must be fairer with the merchants who sell their products on the online marketplaces. Andreas Mundt, President of the German Federal Cartel Office, has announced this.

July 29, 2019

COMPANIES US American small businesses allowed to sell on Alibaba

The Chinese online platform Alibaba.com makes it possible from now on also small enterprises from the USA to sell with them. This was announced by the company on Tuesday. With this attempt they want t…

July 25, 2019

COMPANIES Sustainability is becoming increasingly important for customers

Consumers are attaching ever greater importance to the aspect of sustainability in companies. Accordingly, this also influences consumers’ purchasing decisions.

July 25, 2019

COMPANIES Peek & Cloppenburg reacts to changed buying behaviour of customers

In order to be successful in retail, the customer’s wishes must be taken into account. Through digitalization, customers are used to the fact that the desired product is always immediately available….

July 19, 2019

COMPANIES Emil & Greta – the concept store with a certain mixture

Online trading does not make it easy for stationary trading. In order to survive in the market, traders have to stand out from the crowd from small shops. Jessica Simon, Head of Purchasing & Marketing…

July 18, 2019

COMPANIES Hevea – pacifiers for a better environment

The world massively exposed to harmful effects of plastic. The Danish company Hevea has set itself the task of counteracting this and producing plastic-free soothers made of rubber. 100% natural and 1…

July 18, 2019

COMPANIES The Red Dot Award goes to…

On 8 July, the Red Dot Award was presented to the best designers and manufacturers of the year. The Red Dot Award has established itself internationally as one of the most coveted seals of quality for…

July 16, 2019

COMPANIES Ravensburger plans its own chain of stores

Due to the steadily declining number of retailers, the games manufacturer Ravensburger has planned its own stores to offer potential customers a shopping experience. This is only one part of Ravensbur…

July 11, 2019

COMPANIES Alvi welcomes Gabriel Zboralski as new Managing Director

Gabriel Zboralski has been the new managing director of Alvi GmbH in Höxter since 1 July.

July 8, 2019

COMPANIES Lego with Florian Gmeiner as new Senior Marketing Director

On 1 July Florian Gmeiner took over the position of Senior Marketing Director for the DACH region of Lego GmbH.

July 4, 2019

COMPANIES Ravensburger with new sales management for the DACH region

Michael Bartl has taken over the overall sales management of DACH at Ravensburger with effect from 1 July. He will take up his new position at the company’s excellent economic times.

July 2, 2019

COMPANIES Avocadostore – the platform for sustainable alternatives

The Avocadostore offers a platform for small brands with sustainable products. In the meantime, the online platform has become the largest marketplace in Germany for Eco Fashion & Green Lifestyle. To…

June 27, 2019

COMPANIES Amazon significantly increases export sales of German small and medium-sized enterprises

Last year, small and medium-sized enterprises exported goods worth over 2.5 billion euros via Amazon. This is an increase of almost 20 percent. Luna Journal spoke with Markus Schöberl, Director Amazon…

June 25, 2019