What’s a better way to learn about a country than asking a native? We’ve taken advantage of the Teespring Team’s multinational background and asked our German colleagues to share cultural insight with our seller community:

Let’s talk about...what’s a stereotypes and what’s true!

“When people think about Germans, they usually think about super punctual individuals, Oktoberfest and lots of beer; are those simply stereotypes or is there some truth associated with these labels? Germans are indeed quite schedule-focused and usual like to arrive on time.

And when it comes to beer...well there’s no denying that many Germanic people love a good beer! I’ve noticed many sport teams are particularly fond of beer, especially after a training session or a victorious match. Germans are passionate about team sport activities like football, handball and ice hockey and nothing is better than a cold beer after a long practice with your