A couple of employees in front of a store
March 2020

HOFER Austria and ALDI SOUTH Germany awarded for being great employers in 2019

Our employees are the key to our success. They are the ones that define the ALDI business days after day. For us to continue on the path of success, we want to be the employer of choice within the retail sector. We do this by providing an appealing and supportive work environment and by being an honest, fair, and responsible employer.

HOFER Austria

BEST RECRUITERS took a close look at the employee related practices of 521 Austrian companies. Once again, HOFER was able to defend its pole position in the food retail sector.

The award was given for HOFERs approach to supporting its apprentices become the specialists and managers of tomorrow. For the 5th time in a row, the HOFER branch in Rietz was awarded with the seal of “Excellent Tyrolean Apprentice Training Company” for its great commitment to apprentice training.


In Germany, ALDI was most recently ranked among the top 100 employer, alongside other major brands such as BMW, Siemens, dm and Adidas and shows that ALDI SOUTH Germany is an employer of choice.

Three ALDI South Germany sales trainees took first place at The Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce awarded the best exam candidates for 2019.


Sustainable Development Goals

4 Quality education 8 Decent work and economic growth