Author Archives: Juliane Schmid

Camperworks: From Sprinter to camper in less than 30 minutes.

Two men are sitting next to a Sprinter on a meadow

At the weekend, convert the company van into a camper to drive to the coast for a few days? In less than 30 minutes? Sounds tempting! That's what the two craftsmen Raphael and David thought, with their start-up Camperworks this kind of conversion is child's play.

At the weekend, convert the company van into a camper to drive to the coast for a few days? In less than 30 minutes? Sounds tempting! That’s what the two craftsmen Raphael and David thought, with their start-up Camperworks this kind of conversion is child’s play.

By Brorson: A Danish design label
in harmony with nature.

A white Vito with her logo is parking in front of the sea

To be at one with nature - this is a top priority for Rikke Brorson, both in her private life and in her profession as a designer. Get inspired how the Vito supports Rikke at her everyday life.

To be at one with nature – this is a top priority for Rikke Brorson, both in her private life and in her profession as a designer. Get inspired how the Vito supports Rikke at her everyday life.

Easy car loading with the pactris app.

A couple stands surrounded by parcels in front of the open tailgate of a V-Class

As a digital packing assistant, the pactris app helps to answer the questions if and how the selected products and packages would best fit in the trunk while shopping.

As a digital packing assistant, the pactris app helps to answer the questions if and how the selected products and packages would best fit in the trunk while shopping.

Timeless camping fun, packaged in vintage splendour – the Mercedes-Benz L 319.

A Mercedes-Benz L 319 Mikafa is parked under an archway

Finding an L 319 for sale in good condition is a rare. However, it is practically impossible to find an exceptional Mikafa camper van.

Finding an L 319 for sale in good condition is a rare. However, it is practically impossible to find an exceptional Mikafa camper van.

The creative workshop Tüftelei:
A Vario as analog refuge.

A blue Mercedes-Benz Vario is parked in a parking lot

With the project "Tüftelei" Peter Michalski wants to teach people to take things into their own hands again. This mission is Peter's very own path to happiness.

With the project “Tüftelei” Peter Michalski wants to teach people to take things into their own hands again. This mission is Peter’s very own path to happiness.

Sustainable house building:
The Sprinter in action.

A white Mercedes-Benz Sprinter stands in front of a house with a wooden facade

Founded in 1896, over the past decades Baufritz has developed into an expert in ecological construction. Its specialty is houses that not only look good but are also good for people and the environment.

Founded in 1896, over the past decades Baufritz has developed into an expert in ecological construction. Its specialty is houses that not only look good but are also good for people and the environment.

One of the last scissors manufacturers in the world.

A man stands next to a black Sprinter in an industrial park

Five generations and 116 years of tradition and quality saved from bankruptcy: Paul Jacobs is convinced that the craft of scissor making must not die out.

Five generations and 116 years of tradition and quality saved from bankruptcy: Paul Jacobs is convinced that the craft of scissor making must not die out.

The art of beekeeping: Falk and his bees.

A man standing with a dog in front of a Vito, with trees in the background

Falk Meyer has been a passionate beekeeper ever since he was twelve years old. With his Mercedes-Benz Vito, he transports a new batch of frames to his bee colonies in order to give them more space.

Falk Meyer has been a passionate beekeeper ever since he was twelve years old. With his Mercedes-Benz Vito, he transports a new batch of frames to his bee colonies in order to give them more space.

A woman, a Sprinter and the vast highways of the USA.

A woman next to a black Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Katie Larsen loves van life as a woman travelling alone - and has numerous reasons why she would recommend it to any woman.

Katie Larsen loves van life as a woman travelling alone – and has numerous reasons why she would recommend it to any woman.

Inca Alpaca: Award-winning alpaca wool from southern England.

Ein Mann mit zwei Eimern läuft durch ein Gehege mit Alpakas

The alpaca farmer Tim Hey specializes in the breeding of rare black alpacas. On his Amberley farm in West Dorset he keeps his fluffy "Inca Alpacas".

The alpaca farmer Tim Hey specializes in the breeding of rare black alpacas. On his Amberley farm in West Dorset he keeps his fluffy “Inca Alpacas”.