Welcome to KVB Publishing House

Since 1960, the well-established family-owned company, Verlagshaus Bühn, has been devoted to image and location promotion for metropolitan regions and cities all over the world.

In the beginning, the works were handwritten chronicles and visitors’ books. Today, we issue as a market leader sophisticated, multilingual cultural and economic profiles, which show regions and cities all over the world from their best side and hence strengthens the business location in the ever-  increasing competition among each other. Companies have the possibility to present themselves with a PR contribution in this context.

Our partners and sponsors are governments, public authorities, Chambers of Industry and Commerce, trade associations, as well as enterprises.

Since 1960, more than 500 different publications with editions of up to 25,000 copies have left our house and serve our partners and sponsors worldwide as excellent business cards.


A small abstract from our publishing house’s chronicle:

1960: Josef Bühn founded the house as a family-owned business in Munich

1963: The 100,000th book goes on the market

1972: The publication of a high-quality illustrated book as a gift from the city from Munich to celebrate the Olympic Games

Since 1980: The publication of multilingual profiles of numerous European cities and regions several times a year

1992: The Publishing House Bühn goes to the USA: The first project about Chicago

2007: The Publishing House Bühn captures the Asian market. The first book about Bangkok

2010: A profile of the business location Singapore

2012: A profile of the business location Kuala Lumpur and its surrounding area

2012: A big step towards China with a publication about the Pearl River Delta

2015: The Pearl River Delta as well as a reprint about Bangkok

2018: The first book about the business location Dubai will appear and marks the beginning of the collaboration with the Arabic-speaking area