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Targeted further developments in the core segment, an ultra-thin flap fitting, an organization program for the closet, organization systems for drawers, more color variety - these are just some of the many new developments that Kesseböhmer will be presenting at interzum 2023.
After the successful premiere outdoors in the summer, the Harting Azubi Cup on January 20th, 2023, was the long-awaited return to the indoor floor. In the very well-attended Espelkamp round gymnasium trainees from 12 regional companies took part in the sporting competition - including, of course, our trainees.
The Kesseböhmer Group has pooled its shopfitting activities, which involve around 1,600 employees at four locations in Germany. For this purpose, it has founded Kesseböhmer Ladenbau GmbH & Co. KG with headquarters in Bad Essen/Dahlinghausen.
It is the preliminary culmination of the efforts of Holzwerk Rockenhausen for sustainable furniture production. On the evening of December 1, 2022, Managing Director Martin Rau accepted the German Sustainability Award Design for "OrganiQ" in Düsseldorf in the presence of numerous guests, including Cradle to Cradle founder Prof. Michael Braungart.
Kesseböhmer looks back on the SICAM 2022 with satisfaction. The manufacturer of furniture hardware systems had taken part in the international trade fair in Pordenone, Italy, for the first time again after a three-year break due to covid, and expressed its pleasure at the personal reunion in the trade fair motto "Good to see you".
The clearer the picture of the future profession, the easier it is to decide on the training that will lead to a fulfilling and successful work-life in the long term. In line with this conviction, Kesseböhmer once again organized the "Training Evening" in Bad Essen on November 9, 2022, after a break of several years.
For the sixth time since 2012, Kesseböhmer has now published its Eurocucina trend report. The hardware manufacturer used the week in June in Milan to once again track down how kitchen design is evolving aesthetically and functionally this year. The impressions of the state-of-the-art kitchens developed by Kesseböhmer partners express the enthusiasm for innovation and design on 138 pages.
In cooperation with the Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences, Kesseböhmer was a partner of the "Practical Project with Communication", which took place for the first time in the dual course of studies in business administration, in which thirty students dealt with real business issues of a company - now the results were presented.
Kesseböhmer GmbH, Bad Essen, has started to reorganize its marketing. Thore Brors (51) took over as head of marketing on May 1, 2022. The marketing and communications expert succeeds Holger Schmitz, who is entering retirement at his own request.
It is the promise of above-average in-company training: the "Best place to learn" training seal. The independent AUBI-plus GmbH from Hüllhorst, a recruiter of young talent, awards it exclusively to companies that prove that they provide young people with excellent qualifications.
A virtual 3D showroom that creates proximity. This is what Kesseböhmer@Home continues to offer. Together with Vogelsänger Studios, Kesseböhmer developed the digital and, above all, sustainable platform when the most important industry trade fair, Interzum, could not take place in 2021 due to a pandemic. Now, an independent and interdisciplinary jury of experts honored the website with a "Winner" award at the German Brand Awards.
At the vocational school, we have the opportunity to obtain the additional qualification "European Business Management Assistant". This consists of several components, including a stay abroad of at least three weeks, and an internship abroad. It was immediately clear to me that the additional qualification would allow me to expand my knowledge and gain international experience, especially through the stay abroad.
Finally the time had come again! After two years of interruption due to covid-19, the Harting Azubi Cup took place on the grounds of FC Preußen-Espelkamp on June 10, 2022. Eight regional companies took part in the sporting competition, which was held for the first time in 5+1 on the small pitch instead of the hall, under the best soccer conditions.
Harald Küper (53) has taken over as Head of Product Management at Kesseböhmer GmbH in Bad Essen on April 1, 2022. He brings with him extensive experience from the areas of sales and product management as well as sound knowledge in the use of design software for furniture and interior construction
For a long time, Kesseböhmer has been supporting committed students at Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences through the Germany Scholarship. After a two-year break due to the pandemic, sponsoring organizations and numerous students of the Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences came together on November 3rd, 2022 in the Alando Ballhaus to exchange ideas and to network.
The starting signal was given at the 2021 autumn trade fairs: Since then, Kesseböhmer Beschlagsysteme GmbH, Bad Essen, and Holzwerk Rockenhausen, Rockenhausen, have been supporting the "grünergriff" quality and value community. In this way, the two companies are not only strengthening the Kesseböhmer brand. They are also committed to conscious sustainability and regionalism in the kitchen trade.
They still exist, the gender-specific professions that schoolchildren use as a guide when entering the world of work. In order to show all groups the diverse spectrum of possible occupations free from stereotypes, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the German Trade Union Confederation and Initiative D21 initiated Girls' Day nationwide in 2001 and Boys' Day in 2011.
Companies strong 7,000 employees and twelve million ratings - together with the Institute for Management and Economic Research (IMWF), Deutschland Test has investigated for the fifth time in a row which companies in Germany have the highest innovative strength.
"Companies that equip themselves for the future technologically are likely to celebrate lasting success. The digital champions are creating good conditions for themselves." With these words, the March 2, 2022 issue of "FOCUS Money" magazine introduces its report on the results of a company study by "DEUTSCHLAND TEST," which examined German industries according to how they are driving digitization.