Safety Öko-Test has tested children’s mattresses – inexpensive model awarded “very good

Children’s beds must be especially safe. Öko-Test has tested 14 mattress manufacturers. Almost every second one fails. Four are even so soft that babies could suffocate. The cheapest mattress was howe…

October 17, 2019

COMPANIES Dirk Gehring is going to support Allison GmbH as CFO in the future

Since September, Dirk Gehring has been supporting Allison GmbH as the new Chief Financial Officer. Gehring comes from the children’s hardware sector and will support the sales company for the Joie, Nu…

October 9, 2019

HARDWARE AVOVA child safety without frills. A new brand from Ulm grows wings.

Advertorial: A new child seat manufacturer entered the market this year. What is interesting about it is that the company, which takes its chances in Ulm, has a very experienced team in the field of c…

September 20, 2019

HARDWARE Off to the year 2020! UPPAbaby unveils product upgrades

Advertorial: Even more driving fun for parents with UPPAbaby! Extended functions, high-quality textiles and new designs make the VISTA and CRUZ strollers even more appealing. The entire range can be d…

September 19, 2019

HARDWARE Hardware Trends 2020 – Focusing on electric strollers, smart products and sustainability

The globally relevant issues in society such as sustainability, e-mobility, digitization and design standards are also reflected in the worldwide hardware trends in 2020. Increasing environmental awar…

September 19, 2019

MODERN LIFE Mami Poppins – Travelling with a young start-up company

Ekaterina Arlt-Kalthoff founded Mami Poppins. The start-up has an unusual business idea: the rental of travel equipment for children.

August 13, 2019

HARDWARE Interview with the managing director of the new hardware brand Avova

The new hardware brand Avova has been on the market since spring 2019 and focuses on safe and simple child seats. Luna Journal spoke with Manfred Held, Managing Director of Avova GmbH, about the marke…

July 9, 2019

HARDWARE Cybex e-Priam – The first smart stroller

At home, at sports or at work – Smart products make life easier in many areas today. Cybex launches a revolutionary e-pushchair: the Cybex e-Priam, so that parents can also enjoy smart comforts. Desig…

July 4, 2019

COMPANIES Maxi-Cosi presents the first Home Collection

Maxi-Cosi has made a name for itself worldwide as a manufacturer of car seats and strollers. Now the brand is expanding its range with a new home collection. Thanks to three new products, Maxi-Cosi no…

June 25, 2019

COMPANIES The new Luna Brandbible 2019/20 has arrived

The new Luna Brandbible again combines the best from the hardware, interior and toys sectors. The brand collection is characterised by manufacturers with a high degree of innovation and a unique desig…

June 20, 2019

HARDWARE 20 Years Bugaboo – About the Revolution of the Stroller and New Products

During a visit to the headquarter of Bugaboo in Amsterdam, Luna Journal was able to talk to the founder about the philosophy and strategy of the brand, as well as to take a look at the new Bugaboo car…

June 13, 2019

HARDWARE Childhome hosts international press day

Recently, Childhome, the Belgian manufacturer of baby products and furniture, organised its second successful International Press Day in its Belgian offices. The company invited journalists from all o…

June 11, 2019

HARDWARE Stiftung Warentest recommends Cybex, Britax Römer & Maxi-Cosi car seats for children

In the June 2019 issue, Stiftung Warentest and ADAC once again tested child car seats. Most models scored “good”. However, two child car seats were classified as “poor”. In addition, the test showed:…

June 6, 2019

HARDWARE Recaro Kids opens new headquarter in Bayreuth

On 29 May, the Italian Artsana Group opened an office for its new brand Recaro Kids in Bayreuth. The premises will serve as the strategic headquarter for the Recaro Kids brand, covering portfolio mana…

June 3, 2019

HARDWARE Maxi-Cosi has developed a digital tool for the retailer

The child seat and pram manufacturer Maxi-Cosi has developed its own app to strengthen the stationary specialist trade. The digital tool enables specialist dealers to call up all information on the en…

May 28, 2019