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

HARDWARE Avova – New German company for child seats

It was not until the spring of 2019 that the Avova GmbH plant in Blaubeurer Straße in Ulm started production of its new child seats. They supply the specialist shops in Germany with fresh and innovati…

May 16, 2019

Interior Minividuals – Founder Elena Schimmel on her recipe for success

Luna Journal spoke with the Minividuals founder Elena Schimmel about her path to independence and which success factors play a decisive role. In an interview, she reports on sustainable manufacturing,…

April 25, 2019

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