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Set to be one of the most exciting events at Kind + Jugend is the much anticipated 2016 iCandy Collection

The much anticipated iCandy 2016 Collection is to be revealed exclusively at Kind + Jugend, Cologne. Kind + Jugend is the world’s leading pregnancy and parenting international trade fair, and this year the event is expected to attract more than 1,000 exhibitors from around the globe and over 20,000 trade visitors from 110 countries.

Set to be one of the most exciting events at Kind + Jugend, iCandy will reveal the new 2016 Peach, the fresh Peach All-Terrain colourways and a variety of beautifully crafted accessories for baby. Furthermore, iCandy are rumoured to be revealing two unique products in new categories.

With 82 years of British cutting-edge design and innovation, iCandy brings a collection of beautifully formed, luxury pushchairs and accessories. iCandy’s precision manufacturing journey has lead them to crafting the definitive pushchair, creating the world’s first single to double travel system with a single footprint.  Now in its fourth generation, the new iCandy Peach represents the best of British design and quality engineering. With a class leading 25kg weight limit, one-touch buckle and unique new colourways, the Peach remains a cut above the rest.

The award-winning Peach is famous for its one-hand fold and head-turning colours. It is iCandy’s best selling model and the choice for various A-list celebrities such as Victoria and David Beckham, Abbey Clancy and Sir Richard Branson.

Sir Richard Branson iCandy Peach 3 Blossom Twin

The Peach can upgrade into a double travel system to grow with your family with the use of innovative adapters. In just a few clicks the pushchair transforms into a double and back into a single pushchair when needed. Crafted with beautiful details, the new Peach has a soft leatherette handle and bumper bar for that finishing, lasting touch.

iCandy have also created unique elevators that allow the single seat or carrycot to be positioned higher and closer, providing further interaction between the parent and child. Understanding the needs of the modern family, the elevators can also be used in world-facing mode to bring the child closer to the table for when out and about in restaurants, cafes or even at home.

The Peach is now available in 10 new fresh colourways offering fantastic choice to suit personal style: Bubblegum, Royal, Butterscotch, Claret, Primrose, Olive, Peacock, Honeycomb, Black Magic, and Truffle. The chassis is available in the iconic high polished Chrome, a matt Black, and a new contemporary Space Grey.

Martin Boyle - Managing Director of iCandy

Martin Boyle – Managing Director of iCandy

Martin Boyle, Managing Director of iCandy added, “Kind und Judgend is the perfect platform for us to showcase some of our greatest, most beautiful pushchairs to date. Being at the forefront of innovation and style in the nursery industry means continuous improvement and innovation.  We’re hoping to increase iCandy’s brand awareness through Kind und Jugend and in turn attract new business. We are proud of the much anticipated 2016 iCandy Collection and are looking forward to revealing the range to.”

The iCandy stand will be exhibiting all weekend: Hall 10.2 Stand number C-008 – Thursday 10th September to Sunday 13th September 2015.    

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The award-winning Raspberry and Peach 3 steal the show, picking up four awards

The British luxury nursery brand are thrilled to have swept the board at the Loved By Parents awards last week. Receiving various accolades in the nursery industry, the pioneering iCandy collection has now also proven its worth to the Loved By Parents jury. Picking up four awards, the achievement was an acknowledgement of the consistent standard of excellence demonstrated by iCandy. The iconic Peach 3 Blossom and the latest iCandy Raspberry impressed the judges, achieving Gold in their respective categories.

Loved by Parents boasts 265,000 social media fans, attaining a reach of a remarkable audience of 30 million parents per week. Their recommendations and reviews are trusted by parents around the world, such awards reinforce iCandy’s status as the nursery market’s leading brand.

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.”

The iCandy range is characterised by a beautiful, clean design, combined with first-class quality and technological innovation. iCandy was crowned Gold for two of the most prestigious awards, the ‘Best Double Pushchair’ and the ‘Best Lightweight Stroller.’ The lightweight Raspberry and iconic Peach 3 continue a momentous year for the brand.

The Raspberry continues to attract widespread customer acclaim since its launch in 2014, winning the Red Dot Design and Good Housekeeping award; reinforcing its status as the ultimate urban stroller. With its minimalist, innovative, lightweight design, the Raspberry provides multifunction for maximum comfort for baby and parent.

The iCandy Raspberry

The iCandy Raspberry

Always striving for excellence and innovation, the British company continues to manufacture forward-thinking products. The Loved by Parents panel have recognised this and awarded the Peach Blossom 3 with the title of the Best Innovative Pushchair and Best Pushchair design. Famous for its one-hand fold and fashion-forward colours it is iCandy’s bestselling model and is the choice for various A-list celebrities. The Peach collection can grow with your family, converting from a single to a double, accommodating two siblings or twins in just a couple of clicks. As a double pushchair with a single footprint the iCandy Peach Blossom 3 provides total ease of use when in double mode, so going up kerbs and fitting through single doors is never a problem.

Peach 3 Blossom

The Peach 3 Blossom

Tina Summers, Founder of Loved by Parents, echoed the sentiments of many consumers: “Customers only had encouraging things to say about the iCandy range, we had an overwhelmingly positive response from the Loved By Parents parenting panel, who frequently cited the design and stability of their pushchairs. With an unwavering dedication in delivering high quality products which provide style, but not at the expense of practicality this was reflected in the support they had during the voting process. With two Gold and Silver award wins in this year’s awards, this reflects the astonishing standard of brilliance attained by the iCandy Brand.”

Members of the iCandy team celebrating the Awards success

Members of the iCandy team celebrating the Awards success


iCandy due to exhibit their full 2015 collection including exclusively revealing the Peach All-Terrain at CBME, China

Set to be one of the most exciting events at the Shanghai show, iCandy will be exhibiting for the second time to launch the much anticipated iCandy Peach All-Terrain, together with their beautiful 2015 collection.


The International Children Baby Maternity Industry Expo (CBME China) is the recognised annual gathering of industry leaders, brands and key players of the baby and maternity trade. After 14 successful years, CBME is now the world’s largest sourcing event for baby and maternity products.

iCandy stand Kind + Jugend


With over 80 years of cutting edge innovation and nursery experience, iCandy brings a collection of beautifully formed, luxury pushchairs, set to provide the ultimate iCandy experience that Shanghai has seen. One of the most exciting events at CBME is iCandy’s launch of the action-packed Peach All-Terrain. With on-the-go parents in mind, the designers at iCandy have created the ultimate versatile travel system with the use of three action-packed air-filled tyres that provide incredible terrain versatility. This is the pushchair for parents who want to show their child how to enjoy life to the maximum. Another exclusive appearance at the show is the latest iCandy Raspberry – Lightweight with a compact, freestanding fold chassis, the iCandy Raspberry pushchair will keep you on the move and is the smart choice for urban adventures. The Raspberry will be launching in China in autumn 2015.

iCandy will be exhibiting from the 22nd – 24th July on stand number W1 C01-02.

Sneaker Peach All-Terrain

Sneaker Peach All-Terrain

The CBME organiser added: “We’re delighted to have the leading luxury pushchair brand, iCandy World exhibiting at CBME China. We have always focused on supporting the exhibition of successful international brands such as iCandy. As the industry grows, we see a demand for such innovative design and trusted manufacturing. CBME China is a professional exhibition that upholds the highest quality standard, it only features certified products and also adheres to intellectual property guidelines and laws. 2015 will see the expansion of CBME China as we take the exhibition to the next level and include well-regarded nursery brands and we greatly believe iCandy’s pioneering products will contribute to this. Through CBME China, iCandy hopes to gain a foothold in China’s juvenile products industry.” Athena Gong, General Manager, CBME.

Toucan Peach All-Terrain

Toucan Peach All-Terrain


Continuing to support bereaved parents, iCandy, the luxury British pushchair manufacturer, have kindly donated £10,000 to The Lullaby Trust.

iCandy continue to support their key charity, The Lullaby Trust who supports families by offering them a unique range of services. Their experienced team provides a free bereavement helpline, offers one-to-one support to newly bereaved families through their Befriender Programme and organises family days out for families to gain a support network in their local area.

iCandy recently launched its luxury changing bag collection, consisting of a special edition ‘The Emilia.’ Exclusively designed for the charity close to iCandy’s heart, The Emilia takes inspiration from the beautiful English actress, Emilia Fox, the ambassador of The Lullaby Trust. £10 from every ‘Emilia’ sold goes towards the charity. Beautifully designed, the special edition features rose gold detail on the zips, buttons and hooks, adding to the finishing touch to whichever colour chosen – Ivory or Royal.


Warren Appel, Joint CEO of iCandy World said: “We believe our responsibility extends beyond our travel systems, and take our position as a leading figure in the parenting arena seriously. We strive to support parents and their children on their life journey wherever we are able to through our patronage of key charities such as The Lullaby Trust.”

The Lullaby Trust’s, Corporate Partnership Officer, Mary-Ann Todd, said: “We are absolutely delighted to be working with such an iconic nursery brand. iCandy is a family business that we work closely with, and £10 from every sale of the iCandy ‘Emilia’ bag goes directly to support our work. Their generous donation will help us to reach new parents with crucial advice on how to keep their babies safe during sleep and provide much needed funds for our bereavement support service.”



The iCandy Raspberry makes a splash across London


The award winning Raspberry is iCandy’s urban stroller that has been turning heads since it was revealed in 2014. Hopping on and off buses, from cafés to cabs, up kerbs and through the London underground, with its agile chassis, freestanding-fold function and innovative, hidden spacious storage capsule, the quick and easy pushchair is the smart choice for urban adventures with your new born – or toddler. Weighing an astonishing 8.4KG, the Raspberry is one of the lightest luxury pushchairs on the market and will be sure to keep you on the move.

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The Raspberry ‘Here comes colour’ campaign splashed into London today, appearing in major tube stations and on an array of London buses. The campaign will be running for 3 weeks so keep your eyes peeled for the colourful movement.

To help you zing into spring, iCandy have furthermore added a complimentary, colour matched Raspberry seat liner with every Raspberry sold.

iCandy have created the perfect solution to provide on-the-go parents with confidence when traveling abroad and in cities. The Raspberry ensures families enjoy life to the maximum – lightweight, compact and manoeuvrable, the Raspberry keeps you on the move and is suitable from birth up to children weighing up to 25kg.

The chassis comes in two colours, a sleek matt black or natural brushed aluminium with the iCandy logo lasered into the frame for that perfect, lasting finish. To allow you to customise your Raspberry the hood is available in 7 fresh colour ways – Arctic Night, Atlantic, Lush, Beetle, Sunflower, Wisteria, Fuchsia.



  • The Raspberry is now available internationally.
  • Available directly at all iCandy retailers nationwide including John Lewis, Mothercare and selected online retailers.
  • The Raspberry will retail from £460.00 with a complimentary seat liner.
  • The Raspberry won the Red Dot Design Award in 2014 and the Good Housekeeping Institute approved 2015 award.


Key Features and Benefits:

  • Can be parent of world facing.
  • Freestanding when folded – easily tucked away when not in use.
  • 4 wheel independent suspension with an extremely smooth ride.
  • A large storage basket which can hold up to 5KGs with easy access.
  • Quick, smooth fold for on-the-go parents.
  • An innovative, spacious storage capsule, offering more protection for valuables that can be accessed when the pushchair is folded or unfolded.
  • Innovative seat unit made from water resistant fabric which can hold an impressive 25KGs.
  • The Raspberry’s large hood offers excellent sun protection with a 50SPF rating.
  • Inject colour into your life with the iCandy Raspberry flavour packs.
 Folded Dimensions:855mm x 540mm x 366mm (LxWxH)
Unfolded Size (with handle bar not extended):855mm x 540mm x 930mm (LxWxH)
Unfolded Size (with handle bar extended fully):855mm x 540mm x 1065mm (LxWxH)
 Weight:Chassis with wheels – 5.93kg; Seat unit – 2.47kg. Total weight – 8.4kg
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The leading luxury pushchair brand will give exhibitors the chance to purchase direct from iCandy for the first time and will be providing an unmissable giveaway at The Pregnancy & Baby Fair, Dublin and Cork 


The stunning iCandy 2015 Collection will be exhibited at the Irish consumer show this April. 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.

With over 80 years of cutting-edge innovation and nursery experience, iCandy brings a collection of beautifully formed, luxury pushchairs. Set to be one of the most exciting events at the Pregnancy & Baby Fair; iCandy will be exclusively giving away an iCandy changing bag with every demonstration*.

The Pregnancy & Baby Fair, is certain to provide the ultimate iCandy experience. As well as a variety of 7 collections from iCandy, the stand will also allow customers to get to grips directly with the luxury pushchairs with demonstrations of how to get the most out of your iCandy and a range of experts on hand to answer any query.

Exclusive appearances include the sporty Peach All-Terrain and the lightweight, Strawberry 2, plus a variety of on-trend accessories for them finishing touches. The new developments from iCandy bring a fresh perspective and informed style, pushing the boundaries further, bringing even more energy to the iCandy experience.

iCandy will be exhibiting all weekend at RDS, Dublin on stand number FB2 – Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th April and at City Hall, Cork on stand number 22 – Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th April.

All products showcased will be available to order direct from iCandy.

The Baby Show, ExCel stand

  • *The iCandy changing bags will be given away with every demonstration whilst stocks last and requires a full pushchair demonstration.

iCandy introduce the Apple 2 Pear Delicious Package plus new fresh flavour canopies


As part of the spring / summer 2015 collection, iCandy has harvested the new Apple 2 Pear Delicious Package plus new flavours (colours) to the Apple 2 Pear range.

Following the incredible success of the Apple 2 Pear 80th Anniversary package, iCandy have decided to make the bundle a permanent offering, introducing the new Apple 2 Pear Delicious Package. The pack continues to include the Apple 2 Pushchair, Flavour canopy, Apple 2 carrycot, Apple 2 car seat adapters and Apple 2 rain covers.  Available to use from birth, the carrycot is suitable for overnight sleeping and comes with a luxury padded mattress.

Zing into spring as iCandy have furthermore designed fresh canopy flavours that can be simply popped onto the seat unit or carrycot. Choose the colour that suits you, and refresh your set for a different season, a newborn or just for a change. Hand-picked by the cutting-edge designers at iCandy, the 5 refreshing colours include: Bluebell (blue), Clover (green), Lipstick (pink), Luna (grey) and Lush (red). Complemented by luxury, soft-touch fabrics, the new fashion-forward colours are an extension to the stunning iCandy collection.

New colours

Perfect for the growing family…

The iCandy Apple 2 pushchair has been designed to upgrade to the Pear 2 tandem travel system as and when required. iCandy’s unique Pip Converters simply attach to the chassis of the iCandy Apple 2 allowing parents to securely add a newborn nest or a second seat in the lower position. This allows you to accommodate twins from newborn, or a newborn with an older child.


Classis vs Black DC collection

The leading luxury pushchair brand will exclusively reveal its 2015 Collection at The Harrogate International Nursery Fair

The much anticipated full iCandy Collection is to be exclusively revealed to the UK trade at The Harrogate Nursery Fair this weekend. Harrogate Nursery Fair is the UK’s premier nursery trade event, established for 44 years, the show has built a great reputation for an array of new and innovative baby products.

With over 80 years of cutting-edge innovation and nursery experience, iCandy brings a collection of beautifully formed, luxury pushchairs. Set to be one of the most exciting events at Harrogate Nursery Fair is iCandy’s launch of the Designer Collection. As a celebration of the 5th anniversary of the iconic Peach pushchair, iCandy will introduce the new Designer Collection including two new, exclusive pushchairs: The Black and The Classic. Brimming with features, styled with no compromise and formed from the highest quality materials, this beautifully crafted collection sets a new standard for pushchair excellence. Both loaded with features, both of the highest quality, but both distinctly different.

DC Classis and Black

As well as a variety of 7 collections from iCandy, the stand will also allow customers to get to grips directly with the luxury pushchairs with demonstrations of how to get the most out of your iCandy and a range of experts on hand to answer any query.

The Harrogate Nursery Fair, is the only Trade fair iCandy are visiting this spring and is certain to provide the ultimate iCandy experience. The iCandy stand will be exhibiting all weekend on stand number M27 – 28th-30th March 2015.

All products showcased will be available to pre-order along with the new Designer Collection.

Martin Boyle, Managing Director of iCandy added, “Harrogate Nursery Fair is the perfect platform for us to showcase some of our greatest, most beautiful pushchairs to date. Being at the forefront of innovation and style in the nursery industry means continuous improvement and innovation.  We’re hoping to increase iCandy’s brand awareness through Harrogate and in turn attract new business. We are proud of the much anticipated 2015 iCandy Collection and are looking forward to revealing the range to the UK Trade.”

Martin Boyle with DC Classic

Full press packs are available from Harrogate Nursery Fair Press Office and the iCandy stand.

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iCandy World are selected as one of the 1000 companies to inspire Britain for 2015 by the London Stock Exchange

Contributing to the success of the iCandy brand, the report recognises the leading British company’s brand values, innovation and impressive growth.

Business at iCandy is very much a family affair, established for over 80 years, the current third generation CEO’s brothers Bradley and Warren Appel absorbed manufacturing knowledge from their grandfather Charles who founded a fashion company in 1933.

Today iCandy is the leading British luxury pushchair brand, receiving many accolades, and most recently the business was included in the London Stock Exchange second edition of the 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. This is an annual celebration of some of the fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium-sized enterprises who have significantly outperformed their sector peers in the UK.

Xavier Rolet, CEO of London Stock Exchange Group wrote to iCandy World’s joint CEO’s, Bradley and Warren Appel to personally congratulate them on the achievement: “The list shines a light on some of the UK’s most vibrant companies, including yours.

“Your company and the other 999 featured in the report are proof of all that the UK has to offer. On behalf of the London Stock Exchange Group, I thank you for inspiring us.”

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While iCandy distributes on a global scale, it is in fact run by a tight-knit British team of just over 50 people. The privately owned business has experienced an impressive growth in recent years and with its Great British heritage and company values has been recognised for numerous awards.

Bradley and Warren Appel, Joint CEO's of iCandy World

Bradley Appel, joint CEO of iCandy said “It’s a great honour to be acknowledged by the London Stock Exchange. For iCandy this reinforces our innovation, trust and pioneering British design to our consumers. It’s an important accolade to have and it means so much to be recognised with other great British companies also achieving the fastest growth. This supports what we believe and is a powerful endorsement, we’re delighted as a British family business to have the London Stock Exchange Group, the Government and major political parties also recognise it.”


Last week, Sir Richard Branson spent quality time with his three month old twin grandchildren Etta and Artie, taking the twins on a stroll together in Notting Hill with their iCandy Peach 3 Blossom Twin.

Sir Richard Branson is one of the most globally renowned British businessmen in the world, and he clearly demonstrates that his role as Grandfather is now one of his top priorities. The 64 year old entrepreneur became a grandfather for the first time in December 2014, when his daughter Holly welcomed twins with husband Freddie Andrews.
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Sir Richard Branson was the first to announce the birth of their twins, writing on his website: “Delighted to share the happiest of news – Holly and Freddie are now the proud parents of a beautiful baby boy – and a beautiful baby girl!”

Famous for its one-hand fold and fashion-forward British design, iCandy’s iconic pushchair has seemed to have won over the British entrepreneur. This is the first time Sir Richard Branson has been pictured in public with his grandchildren, and he seemed to be taking his new role as Grandpa in his stride with the stylish Peach 3 Blossom Twin in Black Magic. With little Artie and Etta all to himself, the new grandfather was seen heading into a luxury nursery store to buy some baby essentials.


In his most recent post, he revealed that he had been taking them out to buy presents for their new little cousin, who had been born days earlier.

‘Very soon the proud parents were able to bring Eva-Deia home to meet her cousins, Etta and Artie,’ he wrote. I popped to the shop for some baby gifts with Etta and Artie in town then we spent a glorious Sunday afternoon together as a family with all three babies.

‘It marked the start of a new life for us all.’

The doting grandfather seemed to be a natural with the pushchair and as he strolled into the store he demonstrated why the Peach 3 Blossom is perfect for parents with more than one child – the single footprint ensures getting through doors is a much more smooth and easy process than it would be with a pushchair that was double the width.

The Branson family is growing fast, in the space of two months the Virgin tycoon has welcomed three grandchildren.

It was Sir Richard who announced Sam’s happy news on his Virgin blog, under a post titled ‘Becoming proud grandparents – again’