For more than 100 years, Bosch has been a leader in quality and innovation in North America. Our passion for excellence stems from our founder, Robert Bosch, whose conviction and purpose are indelibly woven into the fabric of the company. As our "invented for life" slogan indicates, Bosch is committed to making our customers' lives safer, more efficient and more comfortable through the innovations and services we supply. Each year, Bosch spends more than $5.7 billion, or eight percent of our sales revenue, on research and development, and applies for over 3,000 patents worldwide. North America is home to numerous Bosch facilities, including research laboratories, administrative and engineering centers, manufacturing plants and offices. The company employs nearly 24,000 associates in North America. For more information on Robert Bosch LLC, please click here to visit the Robert Bosch US corporate website. Please scroll down to see information on the many Bosch divisions in North America, and find out how Bosch products touch peoples' lives everyday.