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The experts at Which? crowned the Peach and Strawberry

The iCandy Peach and Strawberry claim two places in the “Which 10 most popular pushchairs for spring 2014”

Leading British pushchair brand, iCandy has appeared not once, but twice in the official “Which? 10 most popular pushchairs for spring 2014.” The experts at Which? rounded up the most popular pushchairs between the 1st January and 31st March, based on what parents have been searching on the Which? website.

The Peach 2

The Peach 2

The iCandy Strawberry and Peach were up against other major worldwide brands – both top scoring slots reinforces iCandy’s reputation for quality, design, innovation and trust.

In the detailed review, Which? revealed: “The iCandy Peach is one of the most popular travel system pushchairs around, not least because you can convert to add a second seat when your next baby arrives.”

Which? highlighted a variety of unique features that make iCandy pushchairs stand out from the crowd: “The iCandy Strawberry is one of the first travel-system pushchairs that can be folded with the seat facing forwards or facing the parent. It looks stylish and can be used as a pram for newborns if you buy the compatible carrycot.”

A leader in the luxury pushchair market, iCandy has previously won over 5 Best Buy awards from Which? With 50 years experience reviewing products and offering independent advice on a wealth of subjects, Which? rewards the highest-scoring products or services with a Which? Best Buy status. Which? have reviewed more than 180 pushchairs, lab testing each for safety and durability and assessing the comfort and usability with a parent panel to help consumers find the best model for themselves and their baby.

The experts at Which? crowned the Peach and Strawberry

The experts at Which? crowned the Peach and Strawberry

To read the full article from Which? please click here: http://www.which.co.uk/news/2014/04/top-10-most-popular-pushchairs-for-spring-2014-362074/

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Lightweight, compact and flexible the new iCandy Universal Parasols will put a spring in your step

iCandy have launched a new range of lightweight Universal Parasols. The smart choice for sunny adventures with your new born or toddler, the parasols are designed to be easily attached to your iCandy pushchair and keep your child protected from the sun. The flexible arm enables easy positioning and makes sure there’s shade no matter where the sun is in the sky. The sun smart, luxurious fabric provides SPF 50 for maximum protection against harmful UV rays.

Designed to keep parents on the move, the specially designed grip ensures a secure fit to your iCandy chassis and prevents any slippage no matter the surface or bumps in the road. The designers at iCandy have furthermore created the innovative quick release button for easy removal of the parasol and its compact fold makes it small enough to fit into the pushchair’s shopping basket.

Available in 7 stunning colours so you can choose to match it with the hood or simply mix and match to your own taste, available in Beige, Black, Orange, Turquoise, Purple, Red and Blue.

 

Orange, Turquoise, Purple and Red

Orange, Turquoise, Purple and Red

  • Innovative quick release button for easy removal of the parasol.
  • Sun smart – SPF 50 fabric for maximum protection against UV rays.
  • 7 luxury fabrics to co-ordinate with the pushchair or accessories.
  • The Universal Parasols are now available in the UK and Ireland and will be available directly at all iCandy retailers nationwide including John Lewis.
  • The Universal Parasols retail from £30.00.
  • The Universal Parasols are compatible with all iCandy pushchairs.
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The team of experts at Red Dot crowns the Raspberry with the ‘Product Design 2014’ accolade  

Leading British pushchair brand, iCandy have been presented the Red Dot Design award for their latest innovation, the Raspberry. Not due to launch until summer 2014, the announcement has added to the great anticipation for the latest addition to the iCandy family.

Receiving various accolades in the nursery industry, the pioneering iCandy range has now also proven its worth to the Red Dot jury. Red Dot looks for the best achievements in international product design, “in the search for excellence” Red Dot presented iCandy with the Product Design 2014 award.

The Raspberry

The Raspberry

Winning Design

According to Red Dot, iCandy “succeeded against ambitious competitors” with 4,815 entries, “the Red Dot Award: Product Design received the highest-ever number of entries” for the Red Dot quality seal. The 40 international experts tested, assessed, criticised and discussed. “Due to the consistently high quality of the entries, it was not easy to make their decision. Only the best products were bestowed with the sought-after award for design excellence.” iCandy was one such manufacturer. For the iCandy brand, the recipe for innovation is British craftsmanship and no limits, such results are seen and felt in effortless performance throughout the iCandy range.

Professor Dr Peter Zec, founder and president of Red Dot added: “The Red Dot Jury has tested, discussed, in fact lifted and shaken every stroller submitted to the award. The iCandy Raspberry delighted our international jurors for its ability to grow with the child throughout many stages and sizes. The function and usage is simply excellent, and moreover, the light, beautiful organic shape makes it a pleasure to handle.”

Dr Peter Zec, Founder of Red Dot

Dr Peter Zec, Founder of Red Dot

The look of Luxury, Modernity and Style

The iCandy range is characterised by a beautiful, clean design, combined with first-class quality and technological innovation. iCandy’s latest pushchair, the Raspberry is a perfect example – a minimalist, innovative design providing multifunction for maximum comfort for baby and parent. Conceived by consumer feedback, the pioneering designers at iCandy created the ultimate pushchair to cater for the needs of the modern day parent. The highly adaptable seat unit is luxuriously soft, with added cushioning for a comfortable ride, made from a breathable, water resistant fabric for ease of cleaning. Styled to perfection, the Raspberry comes with a state-of-the-art wheel design to complement the innovative tyres with 4-wheel independent suspension, ensuring smooth strolling for both parent and child no matter the surface or bumps in the road. With its agile chassis, ease of fold and innovative, hidden spacious storage capsule, the quick and easy pushchair is the smart choice for urban adventures Lightweight, compact and manoeuvrable, the Raspberry is guaranteed to keep parents on the move, weighing an astonishing 8.4kg – the Raspberry is one of the lightest, most innovative pushchairs to be introduced to the market.

Martin Boyle, Managing Director of iCandy said “Congratulations to the iCandy team! iCandy pushchairs are renowned for their superior design quality and such successes underline our position as one of the leading international luxury pushchair brands. Through master engineering we’ve made the ride for baby seamless, safe and deliriously comfortable and the experience for the parent a pure pleasure.”

Bradley Appel (Joint CEO), Martin Boyle (Managing Director), Warren Appel (Joint CEO)

Bradley Appel (Joint CEO), Martin Boyle (Managing Director), Warren Appel (Joint CEO)

For more information on the iCandy Raspberry and Red Dot:

http://www.red-dot-21.com/products/raspberry-stroller-20423

http://www.icandyworld.com/uk/en/collections/raspberry

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The award-winning Peach continues to break new ground as iCandy further develops it’s engineering and design

The leading luxury pushchair brand are thrilled to present the much anticipated, Peach 3. Inspired by impeccable curves, and the incredible strength of a shell, the award-winning Peach model continues to break new ground as iCandy further develops its engineering and design.

Famous for its one-hand carrycot release system and fashion-forward colours it is iCandy’s bestselling model and is the choice for various A-list celebrities. Continue reading

The iCandy stand

The leading luxury pushchair brand will reveal its 2014 Collection at The Pregnancy & Baby Fair, Dublin 

The much anticipated iCandy 2014 Collection is to be exclusively revealed at the Irish consumer show, The Pregnancy & Baby Fair. The Pregnancy & Baby Fair is Ireland’s premier nursery consumer event, the show has built a great reputation for an array of new and innovative baby products. Continue reading

The experts at Which? crowned the Peach and Strawberry

The experts at Which? gives three iCandy pushchairs the top ten accolade  

Leading British pushchair brand, iCandy have appeared three times, whilst securing the number one position in the official “Which? 10 most popular double pushchairs.” The experts at Which? rounded up the most popular double pushchairs that they have reviewed in the last year, based on what parents have been looking at on the Which? website. Continue reading

2014 Collection on the catwalk

The leading luxury pushchair brand will reveal its 2014 Collection at The Harrogate International Nursery Fair

The much anticipated full iCandy 2014 Collection is to be exclusively revealed to the UK trade at The Harrogate Nursery Fair. Harrogate Nursery Fair is the UK’s premier nursery trade event, established for 43 years, the show has built a great reputation for an array of new and innovative baby products. Continue reading

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We are pleased to announce that we are running additional iCandy in-store events throughout April and May.

Our retail events are part of our commitment to creating the best possible customer experience and helping you to make an informed decision about which is the right pushchair for your family.

Our experts will be visiting the following stores and providing full product demonstrations as well as answering any questions you may have on the iCandy range. Continue reading

he Raspberry in Lush with matt black chassis will be available to view at The Baby Show, ExCel

The much anticipated iCandy 2014 Collection is to be exclusively revealed to the UK at The Baby Show, ExCel, London.

The Baby Show is the UK’s leading pregnancy and parenting event, running for over 10 years the show attracts major players in the nursery industry and has become an essential part of the journey into parenthood.

With over 80 years of cutting edge innovation and nursery experience, iCandy Continue reading