Biggleswade UK, September 2019
iCandy Partners with Béaba for France & Benelux Cooperation
Luxury British pushchair manufacturer iCandy have partnered with Beaba, the innovative French baby product brand. Béaba will be the exclusive distributor of iCandy’s iconic range of pushchairs (and accessories) for both France and Benelux as the demand for iCandy products grows globally. iCandy’s Joint CEO Bradley Appel stated “Both iCandy and Béaba are individually renowned in their respective territories as market leading, prestigious and innovative brands. We are delighted to announce with Béaba this new and exciting partnership.”
Béaba®, the most popular brand in France and Benelux dedicated to parents and babies have partnered with iCandy, to distribute the iCandy stroller range in France and Benelux from the 1st of November. At launch there will be 4 iCandy models available – The Peach, Peach Designer Collection Cerium, Lime and Peach All-Terrain. Béaba’s Président-Directeur Général Julien Laporte commented “Béaba are excited to be working with iCandy and are looking forward to sharing continued success with the partnership between two such iconic manufacturers, strengthening our positions in the Baby Goods markets in both the UK and Europe.”
NOTE TO EDITORS regarding iCandy®
iCandy is a British family business that celebrated its 85th anniversary in 2018.
The team is dedicated to creating pushchairs that reflect a unique sense of style and practical, well-designed solutions. The perfect mix of high-tech sophistication and smooth living, iCandy is for people who appreciate the value of British design, craftsmanship and technical innovation.
In 2016 iCandy was delighted to share the news that Her Majesty The Queen had been graciously pleased to approve the Prime Minister’s recommendation that iCandy should receive a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade. The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is the UK’s most prestigious award for business performance.
In 2018, iCandy was bestowed with another Queen’s award, this time for the coveted accolade of Innovation.
iCandy support Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital and raised £100,000 towards the building of an enclosed isolation recovery bay at the Hospital. The relationship with GOSH is one which the brand is extremely proud of and fundraising endeavours continue within the business in aid of the charity. Please see iCandy’s Just Giving page for more information. www.justgiving.com/company/iCandy
NOTE TO EDITORS regarding BEABA®
BEABA provides parents with clever products, of pleasing design, and great quality to make life easier with baby. Remaining close to parents, Beaba combines innovation and instinctive design ; an international reference, understanding how to revolutionize the different market segments.
BEABA® was founded in 1989 with the launch of the first baby food processor, a revolutionary and healthy solution for baby weaning – one product that steam cooks, blends, reheats and defrosts
BEABA® has been developing iconic products for 30 years: BABYCOOK®, BIB’EXPRESSO, silicone spoon, TRANSAT UP&DOWN® range plus much more
BEABA® based in France has 7 subsidiaries – US, Hong-Kong, Shanghaï, England, Spain, Germany and Benelux – and is distributed in more than 70 countries worldwide
Béaba are excited to be working with iCandy and are looking forward to sharing continued success with the partnership between two such iconic manufacturers, strengthening their positions in the Baby Goods markets in both the UK and Europe