Bosch (company)

Bosch (company)

A technology company that makes products for connecting digitally using the Internet of Things. It was founded in 1886 and is located in Stuttgart, Germany.

Bosch is a Germany-based company with a focus on technology solutions in sectors such as mobility, consumer goods, and industrial technology. Its majority shareholder is Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, which is a charitable foundation. It had more than € 77 billion in revenue in 2019 and has acquired 11 organizations.


Market-specific contexts where Bosch's technology can be applied include commercial buildings, airport facilities, the automotive industry, entertainment and hotel facilities, railways and train stations, and mining facilities. It uses the cloud and Internet of Things to connect its products to vehicles, home appliances, and power tools. In an industrial context, products for automation, business processing outsourcing, and more are available.

The company also works in the health technology sector and has developed Vivalytic, a solution for molecular laboratory diagnostics. This technology can be utilized for procedures including end-point PCR. It can be used for diagnostics and screenings of viruses, such as COVID-19.




Dr. Volkmar Denner

Chairman of the Board of Management

Further reading


Germany's Bosch Nears Deal to Sell Packaging Unit to CVC Capital Partners

Ben Dummett, William Louch


July 4, 2019

Documentaries, videos and podcasts


Invented for life - Bosch company presentation - YouTube




June 8, 2021
The Hindu
The plant, located in a semiconductor hub near Dresden, opens as the automotive industry battles a global chip shortage, and will increase Bosch's ability to serve carmakers directly, relying less on third-party manufacturers.
Graeme Wearden
June 8, 2021
the Guardian
An A-class model of German car manufacturer Mercedes Benz at the production line of the Daimler factory in Rastatt, Germany. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters
June 8, 2021
Fully connected, controlled by artificial intelligence. Chancellor Merkel: "The new Bosch wafer fab will boost our capacity in microelectronics.", , , , , , • Bosch CEO Denner: "With our first AIoT factory, we are setting new standards in chip production.", , • EU Commissioner Vestager: "Semiconductors will help strengthen Europe's competitiveness as a cradle for cutting-edge innovations.", , • Minister-President Michael Kretschmer: "The new wafer fab is good for Europe, for Germany, and for Sax...
June 7, 2021
BERLIN (AP) -- German technology company Bosch on Monday opened a 1 billion euro ($1.2 billion) chip factory in the eastern city of Dresden to help meet the growing demand for semiconductors.A global shortage of semiconductors has forced major auto companies such as Volkswagen and BMW to slow vehicle production in recent months.
May 25, 2021
The company has provided insurance cover of average ₹70 lakh in case of demise of any of its employees in India due to COVID-19.It has further decided to step up efforts to aid the pandemic relief measures
Omar Faridi
May 21, 2021
Crowdfund Insider
Bosch, Ocean Protocol represented by BigchainDB, join Catena-X to offer market, mechanism, token-based incentive design.
Shivani Shinde
May 20, 2021
Companys capex plan for FY22 dips for the first time in several years, is pegged at Rs 200 cr
Research and Markets
May 14, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- The "Diesel Engine Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to...
May 12, 2021
Consequently, all direct, indirect, and off-roll employees working at the facility have been directed to stay at home, Bosch Ltd said in a regulatory filing
Kirsten Korosec
May 3, 2021
The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here -- just click The Station -- to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hi there, new and returning readers. This is The Station, a weekly newsletter dedicated to all the ways people and packages move (today and in the future) from [...]
Aria Alamalhodaei
April 22, 2021
Bosch executives on Thursday criticized proposed EU regulations that would ban the internal combustion engine by 2025, saying that lawmakers "shy away" from discussing the consequences of such a ban on employment. Although the company reported it is creating jobs through its new businesses, particularly its fuel cell business, and said it was filling more [...]
Rita Liao
April 20, 2021
One after another, Chinese tech giants have announced their plans for the auto space over the last few months. Some internet companies, like search engine provider Baidu, decided to recruit help from a traditional carmaker to produce cars. Xiaomi, which makes its own smartphones but has stressed for years it's a light-asset firm making money [...]
Johnson Matthey PLC
April 15, 2021
- European supported project "IMMORTAL" launched to develop advanced fuel cell technology for heavy duty trucks with the goal of decarbonising freight...
April 14, 2021
Joint venture Bosch Hydrogen Powertrain Systems (Chongqing) Co., Ltd. established in China , , , , , , • New Joint venture to provide all Chinese vehicle manufacturers with fuel cell system., , • Test fleet of Qingling trucks with Bosch fuel cell system to hit Chinese road in 2021., , • Bosch management board member Stefan Hartung: "Bosch is picking up speed in the industrialization of the fuel cell.", , , , , , Bosch is taking the next step to help fuel cells as emission-free drive solutions achieve...
Rita Liao
March 19, 2021
Across the street from Suzhou North, a high-speed railway station in a historic city near Shanghai, a futuristic M-shaped building easily catches the eye of anyone passing by. It houses the headquarters of the five-year-old Chinese autonomous driving startup, Momenta. Like other major Chinese cities, Suzhou, which is famous for its serene canals and classical [...]
March 8, 2021
, , , , • Harald Kroeger: "Chips for tomorrow's mobility solutions will soon be produced in Dresden.", , • Pioneer in Industry 4.0: Bosch to use connected and highly automated processes in chip production from the outset., , • Highly sophisticated process: fabrication of a chip from a wafer involves several hundred steps., , , , , , It is a milestone on the path to the chip factory of the future: at the new Bosch semiconductor fab in Dresden, silicon wafers are passing through the fully automated fabr...
Rob Genieser
March 4, 2021
The next great wave of technological change is taking place in Europe -- and it's being driven by our need for sustainability.
February 18, 2021
, , , , • AIS (Aquaplaning Intelligent System) developed to increase safety in wet conditions, , • For the first time it has been tested on a production car on track, , , , , , The partnership among Easyrain, Bosch and Italdesign reaches new goals: during the last days the innovative AIS anti-aquaplaning system, developed throughout these last years, has been tested, for the first time ever, on a production car during dynamic track sessions. The Easyrain AIS (Aquaplaning Intelligent Solution) is...
Research and Markets
February 10, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- The "China Smart Parking Industry Report, 2020" report has been added to's offering. Smart Parking Industry Report, 2020...
February 3, 2021
The Hindu
Volkswagen, which warned as early as Dec. 4 about the problem, currently sources chips via major suppliers such as Bosch and Continental and has no direct contractual or supply agreements with semiconductor makers.


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