Facts & Figures

Some interesting key facts & figures about our global Research & Development at a glance.

Quick Facts

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    Approx. 1,000 people working in R&D worldwide
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    More than €200 mio. investment into R&D in 2022
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    About 1,500 active patents and approx. 50 new patents filed in 2022
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    Research center in Hamburg, two innovation centers in China and the US, and development labs in Brazil, India and Japan
    350 studies with 8,000 participants at our own study center and more than 1,300 studies with over 30,000 participants worldwide