HARDWARE Changing table heater in comparison: Reer is test winner

The German Society for Consumer Studies has taken a closer look at the changing table radiant heaters. Among the seven models tested, the Reer FeelWell1926 won the race.

March 29, 2019

HARDWARE Kiddy-Employees file for bankruptcy

According to the “Nordbayerische Kuriers”, the Hof Kiddy employees have filed for insolvency. Already in June 2017 the child seat manufacturer Kiddy from Hof had applied for insolvency proceedings in…

March 27, 2019

COMPANIES Bugaboo launches limited collection of PET bottles on the market

Bugaboo celebrates its 20th anniversary and launches its first limited edition of PET bottles on March 01, 2019.

February 20, 2019

COMPANIES Children’s tableware – Bamboo products insufficient according to Öko-Test

Öko-Test has tested various children’s tableware sets in the Children and Family Yearbook. In contrast to the plastic versions, the bamboo dishes were not convincing.

February 19, 2019

COMPANIES Erwin Wieffering is new Managing Director and President of Britax Römer

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

COMPANIES Prams of the future – pushing your child with motor drive

Emmaljunga and Cybex are launching their first motorised prams this year. Luna Journal reports on the prams of the future.

January 17, 2019

Mobility Swandoo – Moeller becomes new Managing Director for Sales & Marketing

Swandoo is looking to expand globally in 2019 with the addition of Nicolás C. Moeller as Sales and Marketing Manager.

December 11, 2018

HARDWARE Which child car seats are really safe? Stiftung Warentest and the ADAC reveal

In the November 2018 issue, Stiftung Warentest and ADAC jointly tested 18 children’s car seats. In isolated cases, harmful substances were found that posed a risk to the little ones. The results are i…

October 30, 2018

COMPANIES Recaro concludes license agreement with Artsana

Is there hope for the Recaro brand? On October 24, 2018, Recaro Holding GmbH and the international Artsana Group signed a global license agreement. The agreement covers the development, production and…

October 26, 2018

HARDWARE Hardware trends 2019 – Pre-Crash Systems and Folding Systems are on the advance

The hardware industry is also benefiting from the baby boom in Germany. Product development in the hardware market is strongly influenced by the rise in births and the growth of parents in their mid-t…

October 25, 2018

HARDWARE Öko-Test checks baby sleeping bags and criticizes insufficient warnings

For safe sleep in young children, experts recommend the use of baby sleeping bags. By using a sleeping bag, the risk of sudden child death can be reduced by about more than twenty percent. Öko-Test te…

October 11, 2018

HARDWARE Stiftung Warentest tests children’s mattresses – safety standard to protect children

Since fall 2017, there has been a standard for children’s mattresses that defines the standards by which safety can be measured. For example, DIN EN 16890 regulates “Safety requirements and test metho…

October 4, 2018

HARDWARE Anniversary with a new name: Joie becomes Allison

Joie GmbH celebrated its fifth anniversary in August. And not only that: The company has recently been renamed to Allison GmbH and has moved its 40-member team to newly built company headquarters in F…

October 2, 2018

HARDWARE Scandinavian and sustainable: these are the trends around children’s furniture

Parents annually spend over 400 euros on children’s furniture. Luna Journal asked around in the industry to find out which shapes, colors and materials have the highest sales potential.

September 21, 2018

COMPANIES ADAC recommends a trip to a specialist dealer for child seats

The market for child seats is large and is becoming increasingly important. Numerous exhibitors will present their new models at Kind + Jugend. But what should trade pay attention to? And what are the…

September 21, 2018