04.08.2020
Settlement of HPTEX GmbH in Northern Bavaria – high-tech fabrics for international space travel from Upper Franconia

Settlement of HPTEX GmbH in Northern Bavaria – high-tech fabrics...

With the foundation of HPTEX GmbH in the district of Hof, international expertise in the aerospace industry is to be pooled for...
08.05.2020
Spotlight on Franconia: the pearl of northern Bavaria

Spotlight on Franconia: the pearl of northern Bavaria

The history of the Franconian region goes back to the ninth century, so deep into the Middle Ages. It is still not possible to...
16.04.2020
Digital start-up centres in Bavaria and where to find them

Digital start-up centres in Bavaria and where to find them

About 40 general or technology-oriented start-up centres offer help with a wide variety of business start-ups in Bavaria. There...
12.07.2019
The Franconian Wine Queen has been the representative of wine-growers in Franconia for over 60 years.

The Franconian Wine Queen has been the representative of...

Ask someone from outside Bavaria what they associate with the state and the answers are almost always the same: dirndl and...
14.03.2019
Automobiltechnikum Bayern - a locational advantage for the automotive industry

Automobiltechnikum Bayern - a locational advantage for the...

The automotive industry is regarded as a key sector in Bavaria, 25% of the cars produced in Germany come from Bavaria. What is...
03.01.2019
Northern Bavaria – a region where you can get rich and be happy

Northern Bavaria – a region where you can get rich and be happy

The German Economic Institute (Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft, IW) analysed individual regions in Germany in a study and found...
31.10.2018
5 minutes with… Mr Frank Herzog, founder and CEO of Concept Laser

5 minutes with… Mr Frank Herzog, founder and CEO of Concept Laser

The Upper Franconian company Concept Laser is one of the pioneers of metal-based 3D printing and one of the world market leaders...
11.07.2018
The regions of Bavaria under the microscope: innovative capacity - made in Upper Franconia

The regions of Bavaria under the microscope: innovative capacity...

The economy of Bavaria is characterised by its regions. And because none is the same as the other, a closer look is worthwhile –...
02.03.2018
Munich is one of the top locations for FinTech and InsurTech start-ups in Germany

Munich is one of the top locations for FinTech and InsurTech...

According to a current ranking by the German credit institute comdirect, the Bavarian regional capital is in 2nd place behind...
13.09.2017
How Adidas is making innovative shoes out of spider silk fibres

How Adidas is making innovative shoes out of spider silk fibres

Spiderman is involved in developing shoes? It sounds like just a vivid imagination at first but it has already become reality. Dr...