Auchan Holding bears the name of its historic business, the hypermarket, opened in 1961 by Gérard Mulliez. Today it is a federation of responsible and enduringly prosperous companies, developing around a shared mission:
“To improve the purchasing power and the quality of life of the greatest number of customers, with responsible, professional, committed and respected employees.”
This mission is based on three fundamental values: trust, sharing and progress.
Auchan Holding is present in 16 countries, employs 337,800 people (on 31/12/2015, average payroll, FTE) and generated in 2015 €54.2 in consolidated revenue excluding taxes.
> €54.2 billion in consolidated revenue before tax
> A 2015 workforce of 337,800 employees performing more than 150 different jobs
> A presence in 16 countries
Auchan insists on making sustainable development a daily reality, both in the social and ecological environment of the stores and through greener patterns of consumption.