Bosch-Group Presskit

Annual press conference 2017

Good start to the year: Bosch improves sales in all business sectors and regions

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Lead release

Good start to the year: Bosch improves sales in all business sectors and regions
Bosch Group Business/economy Press release

Good start to the year: Bosch improves sales in all business sectors and regions

New conceptions of mobility, new perceptions of technology

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Presentation

Press releases

“Just driving” was yesterday – the personal assistant is tomorrow
Mobility Solutions Connected mobility Press release

“Just driving” was yesterday – the personal assistant is tomorrow

Bosch’s new show car shows how quickly the future of driving is becoming a reality

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An adorable family member
Bosch-Group Research Press release

An adorable family member

Bosch start-up Mayfield Robotics to begin shipping home robot Kuri at the end of 2017

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Kitchen experience of the future
BSH Hausgeräte Smart Home, Internet of Things Press release

Kitchen experience of the future

BSH develops concepts for tomorrow’s kitchens

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Press Features

Artificial Intelligence - five questions, five answers
Bosch-Group Internet of Things, Industry 4.0 Press release

Artificial Intelligence - five questions, five answers

Bosch-Group Internet of Things, Industry 4.0 Press-Feature

Seven facts about artificial intelligence

Bosch revolutionizes the working environment for its researchers
Bosch Group Working at Bosch, Research Press-Feature

Bosch revolutionizes the working environment for its researchers

Renningen research campus: Bosch’s own “Stanford”

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Annual report 2016: agility
Times of change call for new, dynamic forms of collaboration. Agility at Bosch is in evidence in the many initiatives and successful start-ups which are profiled for the first time in an exclusively online magazine to accompany the 2016 annual report, available at annual-report.bosch.com.

Bosch CEO Volkmar Denner talks about the metatheme of agility in the following video.

Bosch sustainability report 2016
Bosch’s 2016 sustainability report puts the focus on major social issues. It highlights a number of projects and initiatives at Bosch, including an eco-friendly agricultural robot, attractive mobility solutions, and the Bosch alliance against cancer.
Sustainability report 2016

About Bosch

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 390,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2016). The company generated sales of 73.1 billion euros in 2016. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. As a leading IoT company, Bosch offers innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected manufacturing. It uses its expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to deliver innovations for a connected life. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.” The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing and sales network covers nearly every country in the world. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. At 120 locations across the globe, Bosch employs some 59,000 associates in research and development.

The company was set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert Bosch (1861-1942) as “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering.” The special ownership structure of Robert Bosch GmbH guarantees the entrepreneurial freedom of the Bosch Group, making it possible for the company to plan over the long term and to undertake significant upfront investments in the safeguarding of its future. Ninety-two percent of the share capital of Robert Bosch GmbH is held by Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, a charitable foundation. The majority of voting rights are held by Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand KG, an industrial trust. The entrepreneurial ownership functions are carried out by the trust. The remaining shares are held by the Bosch family and by Robert Bosch GmbH.

Additional information is available online at www.bosch.com, www.iot.bosch.com, www.bosch-press.com, www.twitter.com/BoschPresse