MARKETS Interview with Raffaello Napoleone

The most important international trade fair for children’s apparel Pitti Bimbo in Florence took place in January this year for the 80th time. We spoke to Raffaello Napoleone, CEO of Pitti Bimbo, about…

July 3, 2015

Dressed up!

Monnalisa SpA invited last night to a reception in a beautiful garden setting to showcase parts of their latest collection.

June 26, 2015

FASHION Italy is calling

Luna Journal #9 has researched the trends for Spring/Summer in their latest fashion special.

June 24, 2015

MARKETS Converting “Likes” into sales

The Facebook page of Berlin children’s fashion label Petit Cochon is full of pictures of children in nostalgic-looking knickerbockers and jaunty caps. The owners, Selina Schweiker and Friederike Sirin…

June 19, 2015

Trade Flying the flag

A flagship store can serve multiple purposes and there are no simple one-size-fits-all rules. It’s not necessarily about making a profit, but location is key.

June 19, 2015

Facts and figures for children’s wear

According to the Cologne Institute for Retail Research (IFH), the market for children’s wear and accessories grew in 2014.

May 27, 2015