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Manfred Brinkmann

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We have inspiring conversations with our interview partners. By creating the basis of trust for these successful and smart people to exchange ideas with us on an equal level, we achieve unique interviews with personal content.

Manfred Brinkmann
Managing editor-in-chief

EPF Group Protein Bars

The Active Indulgence

The market for protein products is booming. Athletically ambitious individuals are reaching for protein bars or powders, while consumers wanting to lose weight opt...

EPF Group BV

Interview with Bas van den Berg, CEO of EPF Group BV

Guido Grebe, Managing Director KUNZMANN Winery - Mineral Springs - Fruit Juice GmbH & Co. KG

Kunzmann – The Mulled Wine Makers

Rudolf Kunzmann is the inventor of ready-to-drink bottled mulled wine, but as the name suggests, KUNZMANN Winery-Mineral Springs-Fruit Juice GmbH & Co. KG has much...

Interview with Guido Grebe, Managing Director KUNZMANN Winery - Mineral Springs - Fruit Juice GmbH & Co. KG

Confiserie Napoleon Lollipops

"With sweets, we make people happy!"

For centuries, people have sweetened their everyday lives with small treats. With a varied assortment, Confiserie Napoleon contributes to this. The more than 110-year-old...

Interview with Jamila Knoope, Marketing Manager of Confiserie Napoleon BV

CHOCOTECH Product Selection

Big with Sweets

Gummy bears, chewy candies, granola bars, marshmallow sweets: many consumers find it hard to resist the allure of sweets and regularly give in to it. According to...

Interview with Dipl.-Ing. Volker Günnel, Director of Sales and Marketing at CHOCOTECH GmbH

Beermann Immobilienverwaltung Anniversary

"Satisfied tenants are our most important goal!"

For several decades, Beermann Immobilienverwaltung GmbH & Co. KG has focused its business activities on the leasing of retail properties of every kind and size....

Interview with Gordon Gattermann, Managing Director of Beermann Immobilienverwaltung GmbH & Co. KG

Ravi Nirankari, Managing Director of PITERION GmbH

Digital Transformation Made Easy

Digitization is continuously accelerating and poses new challenges for companies. Experts agree that entrepreneurial success today is as closely linked to digital...

Interview with Ravi Nirankari, Managing Director of PITERION GmbH

Carsten Haupt, Managing Director of MINERALplus GmbH

For a Clean Future - Recycling with Responsibility

In the context of the debate on more climate protection and sustainability, the disposal and processing of waste is also becoming increasingly important. MINERALplus...

Interview with Carsten Haupt, Managing Director of MINERALplus GmbH

HSL EURO 9000 Locomotive

Quality Has a Name

Rail transport is an important pillar in international transport, but compared to other modes of transport, it has hardly any lobby. HSL Logistik GmbH is the largest...

Interview with Sven Schallach, CEO of HSL Netherlands and Sales Director of HSL Europe

RWS Company Headquarters

Dual Track at Two Locations

Environmentally friendly and climate-friendly transport is unimaginable without rail vehicles. When it comes to their modification, commissioning, and maintenance,...

Interview with Andreas Radam, Managing Director of RWS Railway Service GmbH

Öschger GmbH Company Building

Precision Manufacturing for the Industry

The production of components and parts for medical technology and mechanical engineering represents an essential pillar of modern industry. In this highly specialized...

Interview with Felix Öschger, Managing Director of Öschger GmbH

August Schmid - Tanks from Donzdorf

100 Years Ahead of the Market

Having been in the market for 100 years and looking forward with curiosity and hope to the next 100 years – this is how the SCHMID-Donzdorf company, located near...

Interview with Alexander Schmid, Managing Director of August Schmid GmbH & Co. KG

BARTH Präzisionstechnik VIDoc Model24

Swabians are Very Precise

For over 50 years, BARTH Präzisionstechnik GmbH has been processing metal. This Swabian family business has stood for the highest standards of quality and precision...

Interview with Wolfram Barth, Managing Director of BARTH Präzisionstechnik GmbH

LTS Lighting

"We Love to Shine!"

For nearly 40 years, LTS Licht & Leuchten GmbH has been known for its innovative and energy-efficient lighting solutions, which are used in the retail, hospitality,...

Interview with Sofie Dahlberg, Managing Director of LTS Licht & Leuchten GmbH

"There is almost nothing for which there isn't a subsidy program!"

The changed interest rate environment poses unprecedented challenges for many capital seekers - in the residential construction segment as well as in the private...

Interview with Doris Woll, Chairwoman and Michael Schmidt, Authorized Signatory Sales Management, and Markus Allgayer, Head of Sales Management Residential Construction at Saarländische Investitionskreditbank AG

Detlef Katzschmann, Managing Director of e.discom Telekommunikation GmbH

'Wonder Weapon' Fiber Optic: Fast Internet for Everyone

Today, fiber optics stand for THE future-oriented telecommunication. e.discom Telekommunikation GmbH in Eberswalde builds high-performance fiber optic networks in...

Interview with Detlef Katzschmann, Managing Director of e.discom Telekommunikation GmbH

Christoph Rudig and Ralf Michels, Managing Directors of Telecom Behnke GmbH

Technology, through which everyone is heard

Communication is the foundation of human interaction. Apart from personal contact, we communicate in various ways with each other. Electronic communication is the...

Interview with Christoph Rudig and Ralf Michels, Managing Directors of Telecom Behnke GmbH

DL Chemicals Showroom

"We never say 'No' to our customers!"

Adhesives have become indispensable in our daily lives. This applies to households, but even more so to construction and industry. For professional uses, the requirements...

Interview with Wim Vantomme, General Sales & Marketing Manager of DL Chemicals

Ascom Deutschland Myco 4

Advancing people with the right information

In critical areas, whether in healthcare or industry, mistakes can have fatal consequences. Ascom Deutschland GmbH, based in Frankfurt am Main, and Ascom Solutions...

Interview with Guido Gloy, CEO of Ascom Deutschland GmbH and Ascom Solutions AG

Bernd Kagerer, President Business Unit Entrance Automation CEDES AG

Becoming a World Market Leader with Sensor Technology

The company started with elevator sensors. Over time, the expertise from the elevator sector was transferred to more and more other sectors, from escalators to pedestrian...

Interview with Bernd Kagerer, President Business Unit Entrance Automation of CEDES AG

Ing. Harald Falkner, Managing Director of fab4minds Informationstechnik GmbH

Simplifying Complex Processes

In today's dynamic business world, digitalization is at the center of change. Companies of all sizes and sectors are increasingly recognizing the need to rethink...

Interview with Ing. Harald Falkner, Managing Director of fab4minds Informationstechnik GmbH

Managing Directors: Marcus Nagel (JobRouter), Frank Schroeder (sycat), Marco Idel (sycat), Axel Ensinger (JobRouter

Mapping and executing processes

The year 2024 stands for sycat IMS GmbH from Hanover under several mottos. For one, the software company celebrates its 30th anniversary and looks back on three...

Interview with Marco Idel, Managing Partner of sycat IMS GmbH

rexx systems office area

Effective HRM Solutions for Success in Human Resources

In the modern working world, efficient Human Resource Management is crucial for a company's success. In this context, the right HR software plays a decisive role....

Interview with Norbert Rautenberg, Managing Director and Andreas Grohn, Teamlead Marketing & Communication at rexx systems GmbH

R.Brand Group Headquarters Herford

Strong Fashion Brands Under One Roof

The fashion industry is a fascinating universe that encompasses not only clothing and accessories, but also trends, creativity, and identity. For centuries, fashion...

Interview with Anna-Lena Schulte-Angels, CEO and Raphael Heinold, CEO as well as Mairin Wehage, Marketing & PR Manager of R.Brand Group GmbH

Miltenberger Otto Aulbach Daniel Hechter Casual Look

Stylish Menswear for Every Moment

The brand Daniel Hechter was one of THE relevant premium brands in the menswear sector during the 1980s and 1990s. After becoming quieter around the brand in the...

Interview with Sascha Mader and Ulrich Franke, Managing Directors of Miltenberger Otto Aulbach GmbH

ME Engineering EMSR Planning

"Picking up and taking along people"

A prerequisite for successful manufacturing is that processes run optimally. ME Engineering GmbH ensures this. Throughout North Rhine-Westphalia, it brings its expertise...

Interview with Alexander Schulze Forsthövel, Business Unit Manager of ME Engineering GmbH

Silk-Ka - Showroom in the Dutch Hengelo

"We always want to surprise people!"

What wonderful flowers and plants! And so natural! What at first glance appears to be a perfect creation of nature is only an illusion, as the deceptively real-looking...

Interview with Anneke Snijders, Managing Director of Silk-ka BV