Gemeinde Schwaikheim



Schwaikheim - a potent business location

Buildings in Schwaikheim’s industrial estate

The structure of Schwaikheim as a business location incorporates competitive craft industries, innovative medium-sized firms, expanding service providers and retail firms, as well as enterprises of world renown like Kärcher Futuretech GmbH (decontamination equipment and NBC protection), Freeglas GmbH & Co. KG (world market leader in plastic glazing), and Odelo GmbH (tail, brake, interior, and turn signal lights for major car manufacturers). Apart from the automotive supplier sector, our main manufacturing industries are engaged in metal construction, electrical engineering and plastics processing.

Persuasive arguments for Schwaikheim as a business location

  • Our central location in the economically powerful Stuttgart region.
  • Schwaikheim is conveniently situated with access to the nearby interstate highway 14 (Stuttgart–Schwäbisch Hall). This gives a fast, direct motorway-standard connection to Stuttgart, the capital of the state of Baden-Württemberg (20 km), the county town of Waiblingen (10 km) and the town of Winnenden (5 km). Autobahn 81 is easily reached via the Mundelsheim interchange.
  • The town has a direct rail connection to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport and the Stuttgart Trade Fair Centre (line S3).
  • A high standard of living and quality of life with very good local child-care, schooling and recreational facilities.
  • A business-friendly climate, in close touch with civic authorities.
  • Excellent local shops. Many universities and research institutions lie in the close vicinity of Schwaikheim. 

Mayor Gerhard Häuser will be glad to answer your questions about Schwaikheim as a business location.

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Gemeinde Schwaikheim
Marktplatz 2 - 4
71409 Schwaikheim

Tel.: 07195 582-0
Fax: 07195 582-49

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Mayor / Maire
Gerhard Häuser
Marktplatz 2-4
71409 Schwaikheim
Tel.: 07195 582-13
Fax: 07195 582-49