HARDWARE So important are eco-labels in the field of baby equipment

Organic production and humane working conditions - more and more companies are taking on social responsibility and attaching great importance to a “GOTS”-certified production line. One of the pioneers…

September 11, 2018

HARDWARE Excellent design of strollers and highchairs

For more and more parents, design plays an important role in the decision for a product. Awards can be of particular importance for the selection.

September 3, 2018

HARDWARE Stiftung Warentest has tested highchairs for children: Winner Evomove & Stokke

Stiftung Warentest has tested twenty highchairs for child-friendly design, handling, durability, safety and harmful substances. Among them were twelve highchairs with steps that grow with the child as…

June 5, 2018

FASHION Profitable layette - a business with potential for retailers

Germans spend an average of 3140 euros on outfitting their newborn babies. This is an increase of 5.5 percent compared to 2014, a business with great potential for the retail sector. The big players s…

April 16, 2018

HARDWARE Recaro Child Safety elected as “Innovator of the Year”

Recaro Child Safety is one of the most innovative companies in Germany. This was the result of a study conducted by the business magazine “brand eins Wissen” and the statistics portal Statista. The ex…

March 15, 2018

COMPANIES New research center in Bayreuth: The plans of Cybex 2018

Cybex builds a research centre for safe child seats in Bayreuth - Bavaria. In addition to the existing plants in China and the USA, this will be the first crash test facility in Europe. Luna Journal s…

February 15, 2018

HARDWARE Digital Concepts: More and more pushchairs are being ordered online

Changing tables, baby clothes, toys - parents can order it all online with just one click, then have it delivered to their home. For pushchairs, the picture is a bit different. Pushchairs demand an in…

January 11, 2018

Safety First child car seat with built-in airbags

Maxi-Cosi, the child car seat manufacturer, has addressed the lack of impact protection for toddlers by bringing to market the first child car seat with built-in airbags.

October 19, 2017

HARDWARE Children’s product safety: “Use all your senses when shopping “

The baby boom continues to drive sales in the children’s and baby equipment sector. In 2016, according to IFH Retail Consultants, parents spent 2.5 billion euros on their children in the first three y…

October 17, 2017

HARDWARE ALVI presents the “Breeze” bassinet at Kind + Jugend

Advertorial: At this year’s Kind + Jugend, the ALVI label presented their newest products. In addition to the “Breeze” bassinet, visitors could admire the new knitted blankets, furniture in the trend…

September 28, 2017

MARKETS “The beauty lies in the simple things”

The times are rosy for the children’s furniture industry. According to Ursula Geismann of the Association of the German Furniture Industry, turnover in 2016 was 18 billion euros. Children’s furniture…

September 15, 2017

Children's Fashion A very “Lässig” 2017

This year, Lässig celebrated its tenth anniversary. Managing director Claudia Lässig spoke about what is important to a successful company.

September 15, 2017

HARDWARE Trend innovation from CYBEX: The monsters are loose

CYBEX founder Martin Pos launches the company’s first furniture collection in collaboration with Marcel Wanders, the product and interior designer. The resulting “Monster Chair” by Marcel Wanders is t…

July 18, 2017

HARDWARE Coclico launches a children’s furniture line based on the Montessori method

The children’s furniture label was founded in spring 2017. For Playtime Berlin, the brand will introduce its furniture concept for the first time. Company head Elise Opezzo-Burger took inspiration for…

July 6, 2017

HARDWARE tausendkind now stocks children’s furniture

From now on, in addition to home accessories, you can now purchase large items of furniture at the german online shop tausendkind from famous furniture brands such as Schardt and Pinolino.

May 18, 2017