Iconic Brands and Products made in Hamburg
Hamburg is home to innovators and business people that have created products of global significance. Let’s take a look at some big brands across a range of industries.
Nivea is a household name and with its iconic blue Nivea Creme tin container a global success since 1911. The brand’s skincare products are manufactured by Beiersdorf. The company is headquartered in Hamburg and active in more than 200 countries around the globe. Other Beiersdorf brands are Hansaplast, Labello and Tesa. If you are travelling to Hamburg by air, chances are the very plane was assembled by Airbus in Hamburg-Finkenwerder. Part of the Airbus group, the German branch is responsible for assembly and handover to international carriers and maintains a huge spare parts warehouse. The Airbus Beluga Transporter that is connecting with the French and British locations is a common sight over the city skyline.
Hamburg’s creative industries are a major global player. Hamburg-based companies such as Goodgames and Bigpoint were behind your favourite browser games and social network Xing is indispensable for every professional job hunt.
Last but not least, Montblanc stands for high-quality ballpoint and fountain pens.