Gütersloh, 25th January, 2019

Annual Press Conference of the Mestemacher Group 2019

Mestemacher – the lifestyle-bakery / Bread and bakery product group achieves record turnover in 2018 with 162.8 million euros

With a sum of 162.8 million euros, Mestemacher Group, a medium-sized producer of bread and bakery products, posted its highest turnover in corporate history in the 2018 fiscal year. Sales increased by 2.8 per cent in comparison to the previous year. The lifestyle bakery’s annual sales amounted to 158.3 million euros in 2017. The family-owned company’s lifestyle products are health- and convenience-oriented. With this alignment, generally speaking, the large-scale bakery is on a growth trajectory. Worldwide, HEALTHSTYLE and CONVENIENCE are fast-growing business sectors in the food industry.

Bread and bakery product group achieves record turnover in 2018 with 162.8 million euros (from right to left: Albert Detmers, Managing Director Mestemacher Group; Prof Dr Ulrike Detmers, Shareholder, Member of Management Board, Speaker of the Mestemacher Group; Prof Dr Christina Hoon, University of Bielefeld, Endowed Chair of Business Administration, esp. management of family businesses; Helma Detmers, Shareholder Mestemacher Group; Fritz Detmers, Managing Director Mestemacher Group; photo credits: FOTO session)

“Are family businesses Germany’s secret weapon?”

Prof Dr Christina Hoon, University of Bielefeld, Endowed Chair of Business Administration, esp. management of family businesses

Prof Dr Christina Hoon

“Value-Enhancing marketing investments”

 Prof Dr Ulrike Detmers, Shareholder, Member of Management Board, Speaker of the Mestemacher Group

Prof Dr Ulrike Detmers

Impressions (video by pöapö filmproduktion GbR)

(Photo credits: FOTO session)

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