Refueling and bringing associates together: the Bosch cafeteria at the Feuerbach plant in 1950

Bon appétit: the first Bosch cafeteria

A century ago, lunch was not always the easiest part of the working day for associates at the Bosch plant in Feuerbach. While some went home to eat, those who lived farther afield either had to spend their hard...
Yad Vashem award: Hans Walz, Israeli envoy Avner Idan, and Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg Hans Filbinger

An advocate for humanity

An advocate for humanity On January 2, 1969, the Commission for the Designation of the Righteous based at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Israel decided to honor Hans Walz as a “Righteous Among the Nati...
Manufacturing diesel injection pumps at Feuerbach plant, 1973. Fluids used for production are recycled for multiple use.

The era of environmental protection

At Bosch, boosting economic efficiency was always deemed an integral part of responsible business. However, one issue began to gain increasing importance in the early 1970s: environmental protection. On January...
Anniversary event for associates

Celebrating 25 years: Bosch in Bulgaria

“It seems like only yesterday that we started with the court registration of the company,” Lena Petkova, director of administration and finance at Robert Bosch Bulgaria and one of the first associates of the co...

A new year – a new us!

It is Christmastime in Stuttgart, but you would never be able to tell by the weather. Instead, it is the many details here and there that reveal the true nature of the season: busy sidewalks, the fragrant aroma...

First workplace regulations

The move from the Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering to Elektrotechnische Fabrik Robert Bosch resulted in a wide range of changes and the first workplace regulations, which came into ef...
The Bosch headquarters in Minsk

Recollection of 25 years, Bosch in Belarus

When Bosch started out in Belarus 25 years ago, it only had eight people on board. But as Vladimir Rybolovlev, the general director of Robert Bosch OOO in Belarus, says, the company selected only the best candi...
The Bosch headquarters in Ballerup, on the western outskirts of Copenhagen, 2016.

100 years – Bosch in Denmark

Denmark has many islands, a large number of which can only be reached by ferry. To while away the often boring hours spent at sea, in the 1980s Danish Bosch associates hit upon the original idea of selling Bosc...