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07/08/2016

108 years ago today: stroke of genius makes coffee something to enjoy

So simple – and yet so genius! Exactly 108 years ago today, a Dresden housewife has an idea that to this day still benefits connoisseurs all over the world: she invents the coffee filter. The reason is of course a rather trivial one. The bothersome used coffee grounds and the bitter taste annoy her.

06/16/2016

Melitta Group: successful fiscal year 2015

The past fiscal year was a successful period for the Melitta Group: sales rose from € 1,325 million to € 1,436 million and thus achieved growth of eight percent. Without the negative impact of currency effects, sales growth would have even reached double figures. The expected sales growth of three to five percent forecast at the beginning of the year was thus easily exceeded.

11/17/2015

Absolventenkongress 2015 – It’s time again!

About 12.000 graduates and students visit Germany’s biggest job fair yearly. A great opportunity for the Melitta Group to introduce its benefits as an attractive employer and to demonstrate that Melitta is packed with possibilities.

10/01/2015

Cofresco expands core business thanks to acquisition in UK

Cofresco Frischhalteprodukte GmbH & Co. KG, a company of Melitta Group, will be taking over Wrap Film Holdings Ltd. in Telford, Great Britain, from 10/01/2015 and thus augmenting its core business. Its long-term focus is on strengthening its competitive position in Europe.

10/01/2015

Cofresco expands core business thanks to acquisition in UK

Cofresco Frischhalteprodukte GmbH & Co. KG, a company of Melitta Group, will be taking over Wrap Film Holdings Ltd. in Telford, Great Britain, from 10/01/2015 and thus augmenting its core business. Its long-term focus is on strengthening its competitive position in Europe.

07/15/2015

Melitta Group closes fiscal 2014 with sales up slightly

Increase in sales of two per cent For 2014, Melitta Group can look back on a fiscal year of mixed results. The competitive environment on many markets in which the Group's business units operate tightened noticeably and the range of products offered expanded ...

05/07/2015

“Melitta 2020” strategy

Melitta Group prepares for challenges of the future with new Group strategyOver the past months, the Melitta Group management board has undertaken an intensive review of the entire group strategy and conducted in-depth analyses of the group various divisions and its existing portfolio. Building on this insight, the “Melitta 2020” strategy was developed to lay out the long-term orientation of the group, including concrete targets.

05/07/2015

“Melitta 2020” strategy

Melitta Group prepares for challenges of the future with new Group strategyOver the past months, the Melitta Group management board has undertaken an intensive review of the entire group strategy and conducted in-depth analyses of the group various divisions and its existing portfolio. Building on this insight, the “Melitta 2020” strategy was developed to lay out the long-term orientation of the group, including concrete targets.

05/04/2015

Melitta on the "Praxisbörse" in Bremen

The Melitta Group is presenting itself the first time in this year on the “Praxisbörse”, the University of Bremen's job fair.

03/23/2015

GoFuture 2015: Melitta promoted the paper technologist

The job fair GoFuture at the Kampa Hall in Minden gave Melitta the opportunity for a direct contact with future young professionals.

03/16/2015

Melitta at the myjob OWL fair

At the last weekend, the Melitta Group once again attended the fair myjob OWL in Bad Salzuflen and presented itself as an attractive employer.

03/04/2015

Melitta amongst Germany’s best employers in 2015

As in previous years, the Melitta Group is amongst Germany's best employers in 2015. In the overall ranking, the company is rated on place 22 amongst the top 25 best employers, and was able to improve its position compared to the previous year (Place 156).

03/03/2015

Melitta at the myjob OWL fair

The Melitta Group presents itself again on the myjob OWL fair this year.

12/12/2014

Melitta Attends the German Graduates Fair!

After its premiere in 2013, the Melitta Group once again attended the graduates fair in Cologne.

08/20/2014

Absolventenkongress 2014 – “Here we go again!”

Its been one year since Melitta presented itself and the Packed with possibilities initiative at the Graduate Congress in Cologne .

07/01/2014

Melitta Group posts positive sales and volume growth in 2013

The Melitta Group made good progress in fiscal year 2013, performing well in the face of challenging and often stagnating markets.

06/30/2014

Melitta Group to become 100-percent shareholder of Cofresco

logical consequence for us

The Melitta Group is to acquire the remaining 35 percent of shares held by its joint venture partner SC Johnson and thus become the sole shareholder of Cofresco.

04/22/2014

“Top nationaler Arbeitgeber 2014”

In 2014 the Melitta Group again belongs to the best employers in Germany.

04/08/2014

GoFuture 2014 – Young talents interested in apprenticeship at Melitta

Taking part at the job fair GoFuture in Minden is almost a tradition for Melitta Europe and Melitta SystemService…

03/20/2014

Job opportunities at Melitta: focus of interest of many fair visitors

This year’s my job-OWL went very well for the companies of the Melitta Group. The job fair took place in Bad Salzuflen from March 7-9, 2014.

02/27/2014

Melitta presents its new exhibition stand at my job-OWL

The Melitta Group introduces itself at the my job-OWL with a new and bigger exhibition stand. Small dialogue islands invite specialists and professionals as well as pupils and students to individual talks. Thus not only HR employees inform about…

05/28/2013

Satisfied with development of business in 2012

Melitta Group

The Melitta Group posted sales of € 1,347 million in 2012 (prior year: € 1,408 million). This decline of 4% was mainly due to the discontinuation of temporary green bean exports in Brazil and currency effects in this country. Adjusted for these effects, sales of the Melitta Group rose slightly.

01/18/2013

Personnel changes at the Melitta Group

Pieter van Halewijn new CEO of Cofresco

Pieter van Halewijn is to be the new CEO of Cofresco

01/10/2013

Melitta Group: succession planning implemented

Jero Bentz is 4th generation of owning family to enter top management

The owners and Advisory Council members of the Melitta Group have unanimously voted to appoint Jero Bentz as General Partner and Member of Chief Corporate Management as of January 1, 2013.

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