COMPANIES Esprit – Fashion group cuts at least 400 jobs in Germany

For the time being, it will only affect the German headquarters in Ratingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, with approximately 1160 employees. By the end of June, it will have to reduce 35 to 40 percent of i…

March 1, 2019

Shoes Viking – two-time award for the winter boot Hero GTX

The Norwegian company Viking Footwear was awarded the ISPO Award 2019 and the Scandinavian Outdoor Award 2019 for the new winter boot Hero GTX for children.

February 19, 2019

Children's Fashion Sustainability is becoming increasingly important in children’s clothing

A new study by Washington University reveals the negative environmental and social consequences of fast fashion. We’ve been asking around children’s clothing companies how important sustainability is…

February 13, 2019

COMPANIES Luna Lookbook No. 5 provides insight into children’s fashion trends for this summer

The Luna Lookbook – an international Children´s Fashion Brand Guide – is being published for the fifth time. Young, innovative labels and designers exclusively present their current collections for th…

January 23, 2019

Shoes Veja launches a new vegan corn leather sneaker model

Veja presents a new vegan sneaker model: the Campo. After five years of research and development, the French brand for shoes and accessories has succeeded in finding an ecological replacement for leat…

January 21, 2019

FASHION Catimini and Heimstone announce collaboration for 2019

French children’s fashion brand Catimini and women’s label Heimstone have announced a new co-branding collection for March 2019.

December 18, 2018

FASHION Ewers Strümpfe takes over children’s socks license from Sanetta

In Spring/Summer 2020 the Sanetta Group launches its own sock collection. In future, the children’s socks will be available on the market under the “Sanetta socks” brand.

December 14, 2018

Children's Fashion We Want Shoes to lead the Kangaroos brand in the future

The B2B online marketplace We Want Shoes has expanded its brand portfolio with the label Kangaroos. In the future, there will be the children’s line “Rooskickx” from Kangaroo in addition to the approx…

November 28, 2018

COMPANIES Children’s clothing increasingly oriented towards adult trends

A study of the IFH Cologne shows: What the parents carry, their child also likes to carry. But is the children’s fashion industry really so inspired by adult trends? The Luna Journal has asked.

November 22, 2018

MODE Hunter launches Disney Special Collection for Mary Poppins’ film launch

After 54 years the popular Disney figure “Mary Poppins” returns to the canvas. The British company Hunter launches a special collection for the big theatrical release in December, whose designs are ba…

November 19, 2018

FASHION Uniqlo launches second collection with Sesame Street

The continuation of the KAWS x Sesame Street UT collection is expected for November 19, 2018. The second cooperation collection between Uniqlo’s T-shirt brand UT and the American pop-up artist and des…

November 6, 2018

FASHION Öko-Test calls for children’s rubber boots free of harmful substances

Öko-Test has tested 16 children’s rubber boots for harmful substances. In the past, the rubber boots tested repeatedly attracted attention due to their extremely high pollutant load. Accordingly, the…

October 9, 2018

FASHION Kenzo Kids: Opening of the first store in Hong Kong

KENZO Kids – a member of the Kidiliz Group – opens its first store in Hong Kong. “Harbour City”, the largest shopping center in the Chinese metropolis, will be the setting for children’s fashion trend…

September 27, 2018

FASHION Children’s fashion by Sandro Paris: First collection adorned by the Muppets

On 25 September, the first children’s edition of SANDRO X The Muppet Show Collection will be launched. With 21 pieces of clothing for mothers and 15 pieces for children, this is going to be a Mini Me…

September 25, 2018

COMPANIES Climate-neutral in all areas – mamalila sets new standards

At the beginning of the year, the outdoor clothing manufacturer mamalila announced its intention to become completely climate-neutral. Luna Journal asked Vicki Marx, the Managing Director of mamalila,…

September 20, 2018