Robert Bosch GmbH (Bosch) is a global supplier of technology and services. It provides automotive and other consumer products. Some of its offerings include auto parts and accessories; motor vehicle technology; diagnostics software and hardware; networked infrastructure; power tools; garden tools; house hold appliances; sensors; security systems; packaging technology; photovoltaics; industry solutions; and telecare and telehealth solutions. The company’s operations are spread across Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa and Australia. It has a network of more than 360 subsidiaries and regional companies covering more than 50 countries. With the inclusion of its sales and service partners, Bosch is represented in around 150 countries. Bosch is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.As a part of its growth plan, in May 2014, Bosch opened its second automotive technology manufacturing plant in Romania with an investment of more than €70 million. In addition, the company plans to acquire stake in BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH.