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

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 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

COMPANIES Managing Director Martin Boyle reveals iCandy’s concept for success

iCandy celebrates 85 years of existence and impressed with a new edition of the Peach statement stroller in March 2018. Luna Journal spoke to Managing Director Martin Boyle about the company’s develop…

May 29, 2018

HARDWARE Joie, Recaro, Nuna: These child seats convince Stiftung Warentest and ADAC

In the latest test by Stiftung Warentest and ADAC (06/2018), the child seats Joie Traber Shield and Joie Traver received the overall grade “good” with 1.9 and 1.8. In addition, the child seats Monza N…

May 24, 2018

HARDWARE Recall of child seat: Quality problems with Britax Römer “DUALFIX” model

Child seat manufacturer Britax Römer replaces a production batch of the “DUALFIX” child seat. Seats sold between November 2017 and March 2018 are affected. The reason for this is a possible faulty com…

April 1, 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 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