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Awards for the Gauselmann Group

Quality signed and sealed: We are an award-winning company!

With its products and services, the Gauselmann Group and its subsidiaries stand for top quality and first-class service. The company group is also esteemed as a reliable employer with numerous benefits and various measures to support employee health.

Below we give you an insight into our award-winning areas and show a selection of the seals and awards.

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"TOP national employer"

The current employee ranking of the news magazine FOCUS Business has also confirmed this for the seventh time in a row. The MERKUR Casino subsidiary secured the title as sector winner in the “Art, Culture and Entertainment” category.

The news magazine determined the best national employers in 29 sectors based on a one-off survey of around 900,000 company profiles by rating portal and a high-quality methodology.

Demands on employers are very high nowadays, ranging from interesting projects to diverse professional development opportunities through to ergonomic workplaces. MEKRUR Casino nevertheless succeeded in impressing its employees and attaining top place in the ranking.

Human Resources

In its capacity as a training company, the Gauselmann Group also received the “BEST PLACE TO LEARN – Top Trainer” award for the excellent development prospects within the company and the training and advancement opportunities for apprentices.

When recruiting qualified junior personnel, the Gauselmann Group increasingly relies on the use of modern HR marketing measures. In addition to the granting of scholarships in cooperation with various initiatives, the company regularly offers a variety of practice projects and internships for students attending higher education establishments and universities. In this context, the Gauselmann Group was certified with the “FAIR COMPANY higher education internship” quality seal of the Handelsblatt publishing group.

A particular emphasis has been placed on the issue of preventive health care in the company since 2008. Gauselmann AG was therefore awarded the gold quality seal as a “Healthy Company” for its exemplary health promotion concept and it is the first company in the Minden-Lübbecke district to receive this award.

By signing the Diversity Charter, the company group is also committed to creating a working environment that is free from prejudice. For the entrepreneurial Gauselmann family, the decision to join the initiative was one that was made easily, as people of different nationalities have already been working in the Group’s various subsidiaries for many years. Due to their diverse skills and talents, they are cornerstones for innovative and creative solutions for the constant further development of the company.

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FOCUS MONEY magazine also selected the MERKUR Casino subsidiary as Germany’s “favourite arcade”. The company has been able to claim this title since 2016. MERKUR Casino took first place in the overall evaluation and received a grade of “very good” in the five individual categories of “Professionalism”, “Choice of games”, “Service”, “Staff” and “Atmosphere”. On top of that, MERKUR Casino received a further award as “Customer Favourite”, underscoring its market leadership as Germany’s most successful arcade chain.

adp Gauselmann GmbH

adp Gauselmann GmbH is quality certified by SGS TÜV Saar to ISO 9001:2015 for its management systems, to ISO 14001:2015 for environmental protection, to ISO 45001:2018 for employment protection and to ISO/IEC 27001:2013 for information security. The subsidiary also scores points when it comes to service: In 2020, the proprietary service provider adp merkur was again awarded the “TOP SERVICE Deutschland” seal.