In its role as service provider, Bremeninvest integrates marketing activities that promote Bremen as a location. We act on behalf of various marketing stakeholders and network and coordinate their work as part of an umbrella brand strategy.
We channel public and private funds into high-profile ventures, fund cultural and sporting events, provide advice and support for projects, and develop marketing concepts for Bremen.
We have three main objectives:
We also function as a marketing agency for Bremen's authorities and institutions and are responsible for advertising Bremen in public spaces in the city.
National and international trade fairs play a key role in the global marketing of Bremen as an investment location. Bremeninvest facilitates participation in these trade fairs on behalf of the regional government.
Bremeninvest is closely involved in various Bremen marketing projects and provides support for cultural and sporting events.
In the following sections, we will tell you about the marketing activities and projects that we are responsible for, that we organise and that we support. You can find out more about Bremen BIKE IT!, Museums Night or the city website bremen.de.
Find out how we decide whether cultural and sporting events in Bremen and Bremerhaven are eligible for funding and where you can apply for such support.
Please contact us if you have any questions about the activities and tools used for marketing Bremen and about potential collaborations and options for participation. We will be more than happy to help.
The city is famous for the Bremen Town Musicians, the market square, the Schlachte Embankment and Werder Bremen football club. But it is also known as a hub for logistics, science and the automotive and aerospace industries, and as a bike-friendly city that is full of green spaces. To be honest, there is no reason to be modest, though that would be typical of Bremen too…
The people of Bremen have a reputation for being reserved, but nothing could be further from the truth: the locals regularly let their hair down at the many events held throughout the year. The biggest crowds gather for Bremen’s Christmas market and for the Freimarkt, the second-largest volksfest held anywhere in Germany.
Bremen's sweetest side is made of chocolate. No matter whether it’s milk or dark chocolate, nougat or marzipan. Take a walk around Bremen and taste it.
Almost half of all coffee beans imported into Germany pass through Bremen’s ports. Coffee roasters such as Lloyd Caffee and Cross Coffee have helped to cement the image of Bremen as Germany’s coffee capital.
Fiona Moore is originally from Burton-on-Trent, near Birmingham, and now works as a freelance translator in Bremen. She fell in love with Bremen in her early twenties. That was back in 2000, but 17 years later she is still as enchanted by the city as she was on the first day. She tells us about settling in Bremen, about her family and about being fortunate to have found a home in here.
It’s an adventure playground for kids, an idyllic sanctuary for couples, and a quiet retreat for those looking to escape from stress – from joggers and Nordic walkers to lovers of nature and culture, the Bürgerpark in the centre of Bremen has something for everyone. For the last 150 years, this protected heritage site in the centre of Bremen has relied solely on the support of donations to keep it open and well-maintained.
Bremen: Down-to-earth, yet always ready to surprise you. An attractive place to live, a city through which we can move easily and without stress – on foot along the river Weser, on two wheels through the many parks, or by tram through the city centre. People from different cities and countries tell us why they fell in love with Bremen and have made their lives here.
Up to now, cricket has been very much a niche sport in Germany. But that is changing. In Bremen, a woman is calling the shots in this male-dominated sport – with great success. Her men’s team are the 2016 German cricket champions.
The colours of the local football team are not the only thing that's green about Bremen, as you'll see when you take a stroll around its parks and open spaces. A look at the statistics shows that Bremen is not only Germany's tenth-largest city, it is also its third-greenest, offering plenty of space to enjoy nature.