Press Review

That is how Startup Factory is reviewed in the press over the years:

October 2018

Within the “CHINALOGUE – the China Podcast”-series Sabrina Weithmann talked to Startup Factory China managing director Christian Haug (available only in German):

Sabrina Weithmann (2018, October 5th): „Der Standort für den deutschen Mittelstand“, retrieved from https://weithmann.com/blog/2018/10/05/deutscher-mittelstand-china/ (last downloaded 05.10.2018)

July 2018

As part of the TOP Consultant contest, compamedia GmbH has created a profile of Startup Factory China (available only in German):

Sabine Olschner: „Inkubator für Gesellschaften in Fernost“, Website “Beste Berater 2018” (status 03.07.2018), https://www.beste-mittelstandsberater.de/2018/startup-factory-china-gmbh.html (last downloaded 03.07.2018)

July 2018

A first impression how Smart Factory use cases are getting integrated into Startup Factory:

Nathan Lawes: „“Shared Manufacturing” Hub Smart Factory Wants to be a WeWork for Industry“, website RADII www.radiichina.com (Stand 25.04.2019), https://radiichina.com/shared-manufacturing-hub-smart-factory-wants-to-be-a-wework-for-industry/ (last downloaded 25.09.2019)

May 2018

“To go abroad “attended” is a good way to reduce risks and uncertainties” a case study of Startup Factory in Thomas Batsching’s new book on internationalisation for small and mid-sized companies (available only in German)

Thomas Batsching: „Internationale Personalarbeit in der Praxis – Erfolgsfaktoren und Tools für mittelständische Unternehmen“, 1. Auflage 2018, Haufe Verlag, Freiburg, page 207 f.

January 2018

In an interview for ChinaContact, Bernd Reitmeier shares his insight on Industry 4.0 and Made in China 2025 and chances and challenges for German SMEs (only in German available):

Weniger über Risiken diskutieren” in ChinaContact 1/2 2018, p. 54-55, OWC Verlag für Aussenwirtschaft GmbH

November 2017

A film team from SAP has visited Startup Factory and interviewed our Managing Partner Henry Wang on implementation of SAP Business One. The video gives a nice insight of our client Family.

July 2017

Startup Factory incorporates Smart Manufactoring Demonstration Lab Kunshan

Kunshan: Demonstrationszentrum für Industrie 4.0”, in ChinaContact, 7, 2017, p. 20, OWC-Verlag für Außenwirtschaft GmbH

April 2017

Startup Factory and its companies Scherzinger and Bihler (available only in German):

Wurzel, Steffen, Dorloff, Axel: „Angst vor der Übernahme”, in Deutschlandfunk online, (Status 13.04.2017) http://www.deutschlandfunk.de/chinas-umstrittene-industriepolitik-angst-vor-der-uebernahme.724.de.html?dram:article_id=383774 (last downloaded 17.04.2017)

April 2017

Our own point of view on business climate for SMEs in China (available in German only):

Haug, Christian: „Kein Grund zum Rückzug” in Asia Bridge 4:2017, Asia Bridge Special China p. IV-V (http://www.asia-bridge.de/)

March 2017

Interview with Bernd Reitmeier by Chinese Journal:

Peng, Yanjun: „Chinese Economy Boasts Bright Prospect” in Chinese Economic Information 24.03.2017 (http://www.mnc360.com/contentpage2916.html, Status 08.05.2017)

December 2015

Comprehensive Overview of working together with and within Startup Factory (available in German only):

Koschnitzke, Lukas; Schwarz, Patrick: „Ein Chef für alle Fälle” in Handelsblatt, Nr. 237, 08.12.2015, , S. 52-53

September 2015

Startup Factory, Berger and former Startup Factory companies Veritas andHamberger (available in German only):

Tichauer, Peter: „Wir wollen deutsche Industriebasis werden” in China Contact, 9, 2015, pp. 10-14 und auf OCW online (Status 08.09.2015) https://owc.de/2015/09/08/wir-wollen-deutsche-industriebasis-werden-kunshan-schaut-nicht-nur-auf-die-grossen-firmen/ (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

June 2015

Report on “Bielefeld goes Greater China Day 2015” (available in German only):

Ereth, Anna: „China ist Chefsache”, in M&A Dialogue, (Status 24.06.2015) http://www.ma-dialogue.de/kultur/rueckblick/china-ist-chefsache/ (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

April 2015

Visit of North-Rine Westphalia’s governor Hannelore Kraft and her delegation (available in German only):

DPA/bar: „Hannelore Kraft will Türen in China öffnen”, in WeltN24 online (Status 17.04.2015) https://www.welt.de/regionales/nrw/article139711596/Hannelore-Kraft-will-Tueren-in-China-oeffnen.html (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

Buck, Jasmin: „NRW-Firmen erobern China”, in Rheinische Post online, (Status 22.04.2015) http://www.rp-online.de/nrw/panorama/nrw-firmen-erobern-china-aid-1.5036723 (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

October 2014

Commerzbank’s point of view of Startup Factory’s conzept (available in German only):

Fuss fassen leicht gemacht”, Commerzbank Company News 4/2014, pp. 24-27

June 2014

Startup Factory and its client Sturm (available in German only):

Erling, Jonny: „China hat jetzt einen Brutplatz für deutsche Firmen”, in WeltN24 online, (Status 22.04.2014) https://www.welt.de/wirtschaft/article127191947/China-hat-jetzt-einen-Brutplatz-fuer-deutsche-Firmen.html (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

August 2013

Startup Factory and its client LABOM (available in German only):

Willershauser, Florian; Mattheis, Phillip: „Jenseits der Trampelpfade”, WirtschaftsWoche Nr. 31, 29.7.2013, pp. 68-71 und in Wirtschaftswoche online „Kleine Mittelständler erobern Asien” (Status 29.07.2013) http://www.wiwo.de/unternehmen/mittelstand/globalisierung-kleine-mittelstaendler-erobern-asien/8551434.html (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

December 2012

The Startup Factory beginnings (available in German only):

Mattheis, Phillipp: „Unter Kommunarden”, WirtschaftsWoche Nr. 50, 10.12.2012, pp. 70-71 und in Wirtschaftswoche online (Status 14.11.2012) http://www.wiwo.de/unternehmen/mittelstand/china-unter-kommunarden/6813086.html (last downloaded 14.03.2017)

March 2012

The Startup Factory beginnings (available in German only):

Heitze, Ulrike: „Die neuen Goldgräber” in Handelsblatt Nr. 045, 02.03.2012, p. 70

Heitze, Ulrike: „Deutsche Goldgräberstimmung in China”, in Wirtschaftswoche online (Status03.03.2012), http://www.wiwo.de/unternehmen/mittelstand/unternehmensgruendung-deutsche-goldgraeberstimmung-in-china/6283338.html (last downloaded 14.03.2017)