Robert Bosch starts his apprenticeship

Nature or mechanics? The young Robert Bosch loved animals and plants. He grew up at his parents’ inn in the Swabian Jura, surrounded by a brewery, livestock farming, and 11 siblings. Spending his formative yea...

Heating devices: Bosch takes over Junkers

Crisis and consequences The global financial crisis that followed the crash on the New York Stock Exchange in 1929 was still ruining countless businesses around the world years later. Even the group of compani...