Press

In addition to new products you can find a lot more information about JBL and your hobby here. Events at specialist pet shops, exhibition activities, lectures, workshops and expeditions are announced here.


22.11.2021

The all-new JBL app for water testing via mobile phone!

There are very few products without competitors. But worldwide there is nothing comparable to JBL PROSCAN!

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22.10.2021

JBL Expedition Colombia 2022 takes place

Due to the corona situation the JBL expedition to Colombia planned for 2021 was postponed to February 2022. As there were over 200 applications from all over the world, JBL decided to carry out this expedition twice.

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25.08.2021

JBL saves even more plastic

JBL has found an environmentally friendly alternative to plastic envelopes

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24.06.2021

JBL modernises and optimises

The job is only to fill some fish food into tins, but it’s much more complicated than you’d think! Sticking on the labels would be easy, if they didn’t have to be in an exact position to the click dispenser lid.

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19.06.2021

JBL videos are becoming more and more popular

Hardly anyone reads instruction manuals anymore - people watch videos on YouTube instead! That’s why JBL’s actively expanding its range of videos.

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14.06.2021

JBL vaccinates its employees

JBL offered all its as yet unvaccinated employees the opportunity to receive the vector-based Johnson & Johnson Corona vaccine, which offers very good protection with just one dose.

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01.02.2021

Sulphuric Acid Notification

The use of Sulphuric acid is common place in aquarium and pond products around the world and these are now affected by a new change in EU law.

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22.01.2021

All Japan Koi Show Cancelled

The world's most important koi fair in Tokyo, organised by the Shinkokai (the professional breeders' association) every year at the beginning of February, has just been officially cancelled.

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07.01.2021

JBL Now In Its Third Generation

When Joachim Böhme founded JBL in Ludwigshafen in 1960, he could only hope that his company would remain in family ownership. When his son, Roland Böhme, took over in 1991, the second generation was assured. Exactly 30 years later, on January 4, 2021, it was time for JBL to enter its third generation with Stella Kaltenmeier-Böhme, Roland Böhme's daughter, at the helm.

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08.12.2020

The new JBL Automatic Pond Feeder, the Perfect Holiday Stand-In

Holiday, weekend, bad weather or simply not in the mood? The JBL PROPOND AUTOFOOD feeds your pond fish as perfectly as you do.

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20.11.2020

The All Japan Koi Show 2021 Is Taking Place - But This Time Without JBL

The JBL Team thought long and hard about it, but finally decided against participating in Tokyo at the end of January 2021.

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06.11.2020

What do Japanese koi breeders do in winter?

Corona has also had its effect on Japanese koi breeders. More and more regular customers are buying online, and they are generally buying cheaper koi. Meeting the breeder for a personal selection at the koi pond has dropped to virtually zero. The top of the range koi are rarely being sold!

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31.08.2020

Shark researcher Dr. Erich Ritter has died

Dr. Erich Ritter, probably the most famous shark researcher, died on 28 Aug 2020 of a heart disease in his adopted home of Florida at the age of only 61. Heiko Blessin, head of the JBL research expeditions, has a personal obituary:

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20.08.2020

JBL Test App Recommended on TV

In the context of setting up aquariums, the popular television programme “hundkatzemaus” on VOX, which has been running for more than 800 episodes with almost 1 million viewers per episode, also dealt with "water tests".

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14.08.2020

JBL has the largest range of water tests worldwide!

With 24 different water analysis tests for freshwater and marine aquariums and ponds as well as 8 different test cases, JBL offers the widest range of water tests worldwide. The second place is shared by two American manufacturers with 15 individual tests each, but with only 0 and 2 test cases respectively.

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06.07.2020

Magazin aquaristik berichtet über JBL Expedition Japan

In issue no. 123, June/July 2020, eight pages of observations and results from JBL’s research into the reefs of the southern Japanese island of Ishigaki were published.

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29.05.2020

JBL ‘s Special Corona Protective Masks

JBL expedition participants and JBL shark workshop participants have T-shirts with dedicated motifs, which are perfect for making their own corona protection masks.

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08.05.2020

The Japanese love JBL ProScan

JBL is not officially represented in Japan, but a lot of Japanese Koi breeders work with JBL water tests and JBL koi food. When Kiyoko Fujita, editor-in-chief of Rinko, Japan's largest Koi magazine ...

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22.04.2020

JBL turns 60 - celebrations to follow …

60 years ago, JBL founder Joachim Böhme, father of the current general manager Roland Böhme, was fed up of sick fish! His hobby had developed into a pet shop, then into an ornamental fish wholesaler and then

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09.04.2020

JBL Expedition Kolumbien im Magazin aquaristik

Wer die Ankündigung für die JBL Expedition 2021 nach Kolumbien noch nicht mitbekommen oder auf der JBL Homepage noch nicht gelesen hat, kann in der neuesten Ausgabe des Magazins aquaristik (3/2020) noch einmal nachlesen, was er verpassen würde!

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Contact

If you have any questions about press releases or if you would like to be included in the press distribution list, please contact our marketing manager.

Heiko Blessin
Dipl.-Biologe / Biologist (M.S.)
JBL GmbH & Co. KG

E-Mail heiko.blessin@jbl.de

Dieselstr. 3
67141 Neuhofen
Deutschland

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