Benz & Co. goes public

  • Date
    8 May 1899
  • Description
    The Benz & Co., Rheinische Gasmotoren-Fabrik Mannheim general partnership is converted into a public company. Carl Benz is joined on the Board of Management by commercial director Julius Ganß. The company is entered in the Commercial Register on 8 June.
Letter from Benz & Co. to Gebrüder Schmidt, Mühlenbauer, regarding stationary engines, August 2, 1899
Benz & Co.