Weinheim, 1 September 2023. The number of apprenticeships at the Freudenberg Group in Weinheim has increased by a total of 40 percent compared to last year. "70 young talents are starting their training at Freudenberg. This means a 40 percent increase for our company at the site. At the same time, it demonstrates the responsibility we live by to invest in the future of young people in the long term and to actively counteract the shortage of skilled workers," said Raúl González, Head of the Training Center. "We also train 45 apprentices for association partners." Today, a total of 115 young people are starting their training in a modern training center. Worldwide, the Freudenberg Group is training some 500 young people in 15 countries for the labour market of the future.