Number of employees rises to 1,600 to 15,100 employees / sales growth of about 17 percent eat (6 February 2012). Nationwide service group which Kal is still on course for growth services. The number of employees increased in the past year to 1,600 (+ 11.9%) to 15,100 employees. Sales increased as compared to 2010 to 17.2 percent to 355 million euros and also reached a peak. The family-owned company is present with the categories of security (security & technology, money & evaluation services), cleaning (maintenance, glass, industrial cleaning) and personal service (including temporary work for industrial and commercial professions) on the market. With the Division of security, Kal is the second largest security company in Germany and the largest family-run security provider. Key factors for the renewed upward trend were a new orders and contract extensions in all sectors and on the other hand, the integration of intergroup (Headquarters in Bonn) in the KoTTER group of companies.
– “Security: strong impulses came from our business security which we have achieved an above-average growth”, emphasizes Managing Director Friedrich p Kakar. So were both won new orders of renowned companies and institutions and reached contract extensions for existing customers. While we have benefited from the positive economic trends and the increased need for security of the companies, who have invested in new production and office space, which must be protected”, explains Friedrich p Kakar. Special services such as aviation security were also important growth pillar. So were such as rising passenger numbers at the airports of Dusseldorf, Dresden and Erfurt, where KoTTER aviation security takes over the passenger and baggage checks, for increased personnel demand and thus for growth. The integration of companies Interschutz-Nord and Sud contributed to strengthen its market position in addition.
You have a variety of security services and have special skills such as in the field of museum services. By engaging in the KoTTER Security Division Interschutz will benefit customers and employees including the strengths of a nationwide Systemdienstleisters. -Cleaning: Cleaning Division has also successfully maintained its market position. She benefited from the economic development and the associated cleaning for new production and office space for one; Special services are mainstay on the other machines, indoor and road cleaning. The development was influenced also by integrating the company Interclean, which provides cleaning and infrastructural facility services. -Personal service: A positive development achieved also the Division personnel service, which celebrates its 15th anniversary this year. In addition to the positive economic situation, under which, the temporary work is an important instrument to cover peak order, the services for trading and logistics company specifically formed a key success factor. So trust important new customers on the specific industry solutions or existing partners have expanded their business in this area. Despite the economic slowdown projected for 2012 growth aiming the Kal group. We want to create 400 jobs this year and are therefore looking for new employees and employees for all divisions”, says Frederick p. Kakar. But we depend on as a provider of business-related services in particular by the economic growth.