Bosch

Invented for life

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Who we are.

At Bosch, we know that everything our engineers touch, touch lives. We stand for quality, precision engineering, and purposeful design. It’s the details that matter in both our products, and our decisions.

Robert Bosch once said, “I have always acted according to the principle that I would rather lose money than trust. The integrity of my promises, the belief in the value of my products and of my word of honor have always had a higher priority to me than transitory profits.”

That principle is still the foundation on which we run our business and build our appliances. For generations, Bosch home appliances have contributed to making everyday life even easier: as remarkably undemanding helpers, they have continuously met the highest demands of their owners. Because there is one thing time doesn’t change: our aspiration to keep getting better.

Bosch 2016

2017

Savor the details with Bosch home appliances.

Bosch appliances are designed to be peacefully uncomplicated, bringing efficiency and joyful ease to daily tasks. Whether helping you tackle dinner faster or load the dishes easier, Bosch appliances are a day’s friend. Thoughtful design runs through every detail of every Bosch appliance. From the quiet of our dishwashers to the feel of our oven handles, it’s the kind of quality that’s both lasting and noticeable.

Bosch 2016

2016

Your Brew, Your Way.

The Bosch built-in coffee machine brings modern design and innovation to your kitchen. With a simple touch of a button, you can prepare impressive espressos, cappuccinos, lattes, and more.

Bosch 2015

2015

Thinking outside the box: mobile technology comes to home appliances

With Home Connect, Bosch lets users control their home appliances even when they aren't at home. Now you don't have to worry anymore if you accidentally left the oven on or wonder if you have any milk left in your fridge. All this can be done conveniently with the Home Connect app for mobile phone or tablet.

Bosch 1993

1993

We do without anything that's unnecessary. Greenhouse gases, for example.

In the 1990s, the world becomes increasingly aware of the need for sustainable ways to protect the environment. At exactly the same time, Bosch was already setting standards in this field and converted its production in Germany, Greece and Spain completely to CFC- and FC-free refrigerators.

Bosch 1989

1989

We extend the sell-by dates for fruit and vegetables.

In 1989, another Bosch innovation appears on the market: 0° chilling technology. From now on, fruit and vegetables stay fresh and crisp for longer in our fridges.

1981

1981

One home appliance, lots of possibilities.

The 1980s bring along a whole new lifestyle – with higher expectations towards everyday life than ever before. Including home appliances. The signs of the time are promptly acknowledged by Bosch, where a wide range of functions were soon to be combined in one appliance. Not really surprisingly, the first built-in cooker with integrated microwave and multipurpose oven and self-cleaning technology was made by us.

1973

1973

From zero to ready in just a few minutes.

The 1970s are the decade of acceleration: time becomes an increasingly valued commodity For everyone. That is why, from 1973 on, Bosch started to support working wives with its first microwave oven – naturally to the benefit of the rest of the family, too.

1972

1972

Washing machine and tumble dryer finally become one.

To be able to wash and dry all the flared trousers, mini skirts and polyester shirts of the 70s without a break, we develop the first combined washer dryer with a non-stop programme.

1970

1970

Small home appliances with a massive effect.

Dryer hoods, electric toothbrushes, vacuum cleaners and many other Bosch appliances make life easier in the 70s. Even the perfectly boiled egg for breakfast can now be prepared with great ease, thanks to the first Bosch egg boiler that appeared on the market in 1970.

1964

1964

From now on, washing dishes by hand is a thing of the past.

In the 60s, roles are changing and it's no longer unusual for women to go out to work. We help to make their housework easier. The first dishwasher from Bosch Home Appliances ends the era of laboriously washing up by hand. It saves time, labour and water. And always produces sparkling results.

1958

1958

Washing, spinning, rinsing – completely automatically.

The first Bosch washing machine goes into series production in 1958. As a result, the subject of laundry becomes more and more a side issue.

1952

1952

The first Bosch kitchen machine.

More and more electrical appliances are moving into modern households. Now we bring our first kitchen machines onto the market. The "Neuzeit I" can stir, knead, chop, shred, purée, grind and grate. The machine relieves women of many tasks in the kitchen and makes cooking and baking much easier.

1949

1949

Beautiful even then, a design classic today.

Bosch launches a refrigerator that stands out with its sensible use of fridge space and a surprisingly large freezer capacity. The design of the slimline model also contributes to its enormous popularity. The design classic can still be found in many households today - equipped with the latest technology, of course.

1933

1933

A new chapter of our success story. The first electric refrigerator from Bosch.

In 1933, we present our first home appliance in Germany. The small electric refrigerator from Bosch has a capacity of 60 litres and still had a round shape.

1929

1929

The future of home appliances. It all starts here.

By 1929, the Bosch corporation already has more than 10,000 employees and operates throughout the world – but so far only in the area of motor vehicle and industrial technology. Under the impact of the Great Depression of the late 1920s, new areas of business were explored. These, above all, included affordable electric home appliances, which had previously only been found in large households and commercial operations.

1886

1886

Robert Bosch's first workshop lays the foundations for Bosch Home Appliances.

With the establishment of his workshop for precision engineering and electrical engineering, Robert Bosch lays the foundations in Stuttgart for our success story. For him, the thought of not producing the very best at all times was intolerable. Robert Bosch always acted on the principle that honest workmanship is more important than temporary gain. This is why, for nearly 130 years, our products have stood for uncompromising quality, technical perfection and absolute reliability.

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