COMPANIES Quality is often more important to parents than price

The Germans spend more than 7.2 billion euros a year on equipping their children and babies. This is a market with a great deal of potential, because the purchasing behavior often changes with the nex…

March 20, 2018

HARDWARE Tested Bicycle seats for: Winners and losers

More and more families, especially in urban areas, are forgoing a car. The day care center or a picnic can simply be reached by bicycle. A child seat is a must for the little passengers to ride along…

March 20, 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

HARDWARE Britax Römer wins the iF DESIGN AWARD 2018

The new Reboarder Dualfix i-size has received this year’s iF DESIGN AWARD in the “Products and Baby” category. The Britax Römer child car seat won the prestigious quality seal of iF International Foru…

February 20, 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 Cybex builds first crash test facility in Europe

The German company Cybex, which merged with Goodbaby International Holding Limited in 2014, is planning to build a research center with a sled facility in Bayreuth, says Johannes Schlamminger the CEO…

January 25, 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

Trade Bambino Mio is the “Exporter of the Year”

Cloth nappy brand Bambino Mio has received the National Exporter of the Year award at the 2017 British Small Business Awards. With its alternative nappies, the Brixworth-based British company is the m…

November 9, 2017

HARDWARE Plus X Award: Recaro Child Safety receives the innovation award

The new Guardia infant carrier from Recaro Child Safety has won over the jury of the world’s biggest innovation prize. The infant carrier received the Plus X Award in the “High Quality” and “Ease of U…

November 9, 2017

HARDWARE Reboarder: effective accident protection for kids

Motorist organisation ADAC and consumer organisation Stiftung Warentest have tested the rotatable i-Size reboarder child seat Nuna REBL plus for, among other things, freedom from pollutants and safety…

November 7, 2017

HARDWARE London startup Wolffepack launches new changing backpack

With its LUNA backpack model, the start-up Wolffepack is bringing a completely new product to the market. The innovative backpack can be operated with only one hand and swings forward. This means that…

November 2, 2017

HARDWARE Test victor: Cybex wins the child car seat test

Cybex has achieved an excellent result in the current child car seat test 11/2017 by the Stiftung Warentest consumer organisation. The “Aton family” occupies the first two places, with the sister bran…

October 31, 2017

HARDWARE Recaro Child Safety receives three awards from Stiftung Warentest

The consumer organisation Stiftung Warentest and the car-owner association ADAC examined 16 children’s car seats for the current issue of “test” magazine (11/2017). The result: Recaro Child Safety’s c…

October 31, 2017

Trade Shop surveillance with cameras: how to protect property? What is and isn’t allowed?

The best surveillance cameras for indoor and outdoor use are presented in the October issue of TEST magazine from the consumer organisation, Stiftung Warentest. These are so-called IP cams. IP stands…

October 26, 2017

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