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Journey through our history

Journey through our history

In 1886, Robert Bosch founded the “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering” in Stuttgart. This was the birth of today‘s globally active Robert Bosch GmbH. From the very beginning, the company‘s history has been characterized by innovative drive and social commitment. We have compiled the highlights from over 130 years in our archives.

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Robert Bosch: man, entrepreneur, visionary

Robert Bosch: man, entrepreneur, visionary

130 years ago, Robert Bosch and his employees founded the “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering” in Stuttgart. It laid the ground for today’s globally active Robert Bosch GmbH which continues to improve quality of life with innovative products and services.

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Bosch History Blog

Welcome to the Bosch History Blog

Be invited to read stories from our more than 130 years of Bosch history. About our founder Robert Bosch, his company and his innovations. Regularly and at first hand.

Bosch History Blog