Georg Rehberger

Four billion packages

Christmas business challenges traders

Four billion packages

This year, the Christmas business in Germany could surpass the magic 100-billion-euro mark - the turnover has been growing steadily for years. No wonder, because the Germans order more and more online. By 2021 it will be more than 4 billion packages. How do traders prepare for this challenge? We take a look at different approaches. According to the Christmas survey by the dealer federation, the …

On the steel thread – The urban ropeway

On the steel thread – The urban ropeway

Cologne, London, La Paz: Thousands of people hover from shore to shore on the iron rope, towards touristic attractions or remote plateaus. If Thomas Horn has his way, Frankfurt will also soon belong to the select circle of metropolises that operate an urban ropeway. In five years, it should be finished. The director of the Frankfurt/Rhine-Main regional authority, together with RMV business executive …

Air taxi: The flying hype

Innovation, dream and learning model

Air taxi: The flying hype

It sounds too good to be true: Soon we will float through the air, without having to worry about traffic problems and emissions, electronically, autonomously, comfortably – by air taxi. This vision is currently being sold by industrial giants such as Airbus and Boeing as well as hundreds of start-ups worldwide. The consulting firm Hórvath counted 400 companies dedicated to the subject of air taxi. …