November 30, 2017 – The State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg launched their new website. It offers cutting-edge information for everybody interested in the technical side of minting coins and medals. Whether with a computer or a laptop, a tablet, or a smartphone – the up-to-date information is accessible everywhere. If you want to gain first-hand knowledge, you have found just the right site.
Screenshot of the new website of the State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg.
With 80 employees in Karlsruhe and Stuttgart, the State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg are Germany’s largest mint. A state-owned minting company, they are responsible for producing about 40% of Germany’s euro coinage. Moreover, they make circulation and collectors’ coins in outstanding quality on behalf of foreign central banks. Manufacturing premium medals is another business segment.
A pioneer in the field of cutting-edge anti-counterfeiting features, both mints are at the forefront of latest technology. To get an insight into this technology, you only have to visit the new website.
On the website you can find:
- A virtual tour around the mints of Karlsruhe and Stuttgart
- A view inside the production facilities
- News on the polymer coin
- A detailed feature on the manufacturing of art medals
- A catalogue of all art medals of the “Inventors from Baden-Wuerttemberg” series
Of course there is a shop where everybody can purchase the products of the State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg. (Please note: The State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg distribute neither circulation coins nor collector coins of the Federal Republic of Germany. They can only be obtained from the Official Sales Agency for Collector’s Coins of the Federal Republic of Germany (VfS).)
Additionally, the State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg produce medals on behalf of private customers as well. For further details go to “Your own medal”.
Providing the latest news on the State Mints of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the press room is also available to bloggers and private users.