“Secret Escapes” in Germany

The Germans’ legendary love of traveling is good news to innovative companies like London-based Secret Escapes, an online booking portal for luxury hotel stays and trips.


Germany needs at least 45,000 more truck drivers, and logistics companies are having a very hard time finding new ones.

Cargo Bicycles

Cargo bicycles are increasingly viewed as an efficient alternative for delivering packages in urban areas.

Bitterfeld-Wolfen Attracts More Investments

The industrial park in Bitterfeld-Wolfen (Saxony-Anhalt), one of Europe’s largest production sites for chemicals, is enjoying a wave of new investments.

Green Battery Campus

North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) is setting up Germany’s first “green battery campus for smart mobility.”

E-Commerce Booming in Germany

A recent study by the German E-Commerce and Distance Selling Trade Association (bevh) predicts that online sales in Germany will grow by 9.3 percent in 2018, to reach EUR 63.9 billion.

New Wood Polymer Material

NOVO-TECH, a company based in Aschersleben (Saxony-Anhalt), is now marketing a completely new group of materials known as wood polymer materials.

Machines in Flow

Germany is one of the largest markets for the Internet of Things applications and is experiencing an upsurge in platform development, which will enable yet further diversification. From an investor perspective, is now the right time to jump into the IoT?

New Joint Project in Leuna

This spring, TOTAL Raffinerie Mitteldeutschland and DOMO Chemicals inaugurated their new joint project for benzene production and extraction in the chemical park in Leuna, Saxony-Anhalt.

Vive La e-Volution!

The e-mobility industry in Germany is on course for mass market penetration by 2020, with production, R&D and supporting technologies ramping up to meet that target. Is now the perfect time to invest?