6 exciting true crime podcasts from Germany
17. February 2022

What began with the media presence of Jack the Ripper in the 19th century is now not just a trend, but a hype. We’re talking about true crime – the hair-raising genre that has become part of more and more books, documentaries and podcasts in recent years and provides its listeners with a regular dose more

Data usage in Germany is increasing
17. August 2021

A Neanderthal would still be phoning to this day if Telefónica were to give him the annual volume of calls made by all its customers. You can read more about that on the company’s website. “Last year, customers made calls in the O2 mobile network totaling well over 100 billion minutes. Strung together, that would more

New Vice President of Sales at Gigaset: Clemens Lapawczyk appointed VP Sales Germany
27. July 2021

Gigaset is aligning the personnel for its Sales organization to the long-term challenges of the market, and has appointed Clemens Lapawczyk to the position of Vice President Sales Germany. He succeeds Ralf Lueb, who assumed responsibility on July 1, 2021 as Senior Vice President Global Sales for Gigaset’s global sales activities. Clemens Lapawczyk was last more

Gigaset is one of the 200 most sustainable companies in Germany
20. April 2021

The weekly magazine Stern and the renowned market research company Statista have collaborated to create the ranking of the “Most Sustainable Companies in Germany 2021“. As part of this study, the sustainability of over 2,000 German companies was examined. Gigaset was able to secure 109th place in the ranking with its corporate responsibility strategy and more

Protects privacy and comes from Germany: The crowdfunding smartphone “Volla Phone” with its own operating system
2. February 2021

We first reported on the Volla Phone project in November 2019 and now the crowdfunded smartphone is finally being shipped. Its distinctive features: The specially developed operating system Volla OS doesn’t need a user account and cloud connection. And thanks to the partnership with Gigaset, the device is “Made in Germany.” Hallo Welt Systeme UG more

Trusted retailer: Where does Germany buy its smart home devices?
10. November 2020

Where does Germany buy its smart home devices? The latest Bitkom study has now found that out, and the result is somewhat surprising. Because, anyone who thought the answer would have clearly been online is wrong. 56 percent of potential smart home users buy products from an electronics market and preferably at the store from more

Telecom Handel: Gigaset is one of the best smartphone manufacturers in Germany
17. May 2020

Readers of Telecom Handel again had the chance this year to choose who was to be crowned the best manufacturer of smartphones. Whereas Samsung and Huawei swapped top spots, Gigaset captured a place among the top ten smartphone makers in the German specialty retail sector for the first time. In the Telecom Handel market study, more

WELT ranking: Gigaset is Germany’s most innovative telecommunications company
11. April 2020

WELT and ServiceValue have asked around 280,000 managers from just under 250 sectors what company they regard as being especially innovative. Gigaset defeated prestigious companies like Ericsson or Nokia Networks to capture first place in the “Telecommunications” category and so take the title as the most innovative company in this segment in Germany. Innovativeness – more

Communication made appealingly simple: the new Gigaset E290 models
29. July 2019

Balance between easy-to-use technology and elegant design The focus of the new Gigaset E290 is on easy everyday use without any superfluous technical frills and with solid, dependable features. The device comes in a very modern design and boasts generously dimensioned keys, a large easy-to-read display and an ergonomic shape. The E290A version also has more

Reshoring to Germany
4. April 2019

Reshoring. That’s a term that perhaps not everyone knows, but it has been an important economic use for some time. Reshoring is the opposite of offshoring, the core concept for relocating operational activities abroad. Offshoring is subdivided into nearshoring (nearby foreign countries) and farshoring (distant foreign countries). Reshoring therefore denotes the process of returning production more