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Battery Manufactory from Munich

For almost 30 years, bebob stands for premium camera accessories, technical innovations and proven quality „made in Germany“.

Founded in 1995 by Pierre Boudard, our battery manufactory is today one of the most renowned producers in the film technology industry.

Geschäftsführer Michael Erkelenz

Our Team

bebob can rely on a perfectly trained and experienced team of employees, suppliers and service providers.

Besides our technical expertise, customers and partners value our friendliness and professionalism.

In 2020, bebob has been reorganized. Since then, Michael Erkelenz is operating as Managing Director.

Our Customers

Camera accessories from bebob are used all over the world. The most renowned TV broadcasters and film technology rental companies trust in the high quality and innovative features of our batteries and chargers. Just to name a few:

Broadcasters: BR, HR, NDR, SR, DW, RB, WDR, ZDF, NDR, SWR, BR, HR, RAI, BBC, TVE, FRANCE 3, Al JAZIRA, …

Rental Companies: ARRI, Ludwig Kameraverleih, Vantage, FGV Schmidle, Cinegate, Cine-Mobil, Panalux London, TSF Paris, RVZ Paris, OVIDE Spain, Eyelight Belgium

Highest Quality Standards

Our products are all manufactured in our manufactory and by suppliers in the Munich area. Only tested components that meet our high quality requirements are used.

We are in close and constant contact with our customers and partners – that is why the benefit for our users is always in the foreground when developing new products.

This resulted in innovative, bebob-typical features that continue to set standards – such as:

  • Virtually unbreakable, stackable housings
  • Replaceable cells
  • Twist D-Tap
  • CINE V-Mount
  • B-Mount as universal battery interface

ISO 9001 Certification

As a manufacturer of premium products, quality is the top priority at bebob. This commitment extends not only to our entire product range, but also to all processes in development, manufacturing, and distribution. All processes have been tested, documented and certified in detailed audits by the German Accreditation Centre and the International Accreditation Forum (IAF). We are proud to hold the ISO 9001 seal. Sustainable quality management in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001 ensures a consistently high quality of products and services.
This certification serves as further confirmation that customers can trust in our verified quality and safety.

Customised Solutions

We have proven our expertise in the development of specific, customised products for numerous renowned customers already. Furthermore, we can offer individual options for purchase or leasing, such as long-term rental.
A few Examples:

Customer: Norddeutscher Rundfunk
Project: Integration of Wireless Interfaces Into a Portable Audio System
Quantity: less than 100 units
Realisation: within 6 months

Customer: ARRI Light
Project: Battery Holder for SkyPanel®
Quantity: less than 10,000 units
Realisation: within 10 weeks

Customer: ARRI Camera
Project: V-Mount Battery Plates for Alexa Mini
Quantity: more than 1,000 units
Realisation: within 6 weeks

Long Term Rental:
No investment required
Automatic maintenance and renewal of the battery inventory
No budgeting required
Quantity: starting from 50 units