An unlisted company, combining family and employee shareholders, Groupe Auchan is organized into five core businesses: hypermarkets, supermarkets, Immochan, Banque Accord, and E-commerce.

Groupe Auchan bears the name of its historic business, the hypermarket, opened in 1961 by Gérard Mulliez. Today it is a federation of autonomous, 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.

Groupe Auchan operates in 16 countries, employs 330 700 people (on 31/12/2014, average payroll, FTE) and generated in 2014 €63.0 in revenue including taxes for the chains.

Groupe Auchan worldwide

> €53.5 billion in consolidated revenue before tax in 2014
> €63.0 billion in revenue including taxes, for the chains in 2014
> A 2014 workforce of 330,700 employees performing more than 150 different jobs
> A presence in 16 countries

A socially responsible company

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.

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