Ivana Dogas im avec Store

“We felt we were performing an important service for many people.”

Ivana Dogas has held various positions at Valora since 2007. At the avec store in Wettingen, she has been brightening up customers’ days for six years – and has been Store Manager for almost two. In the following interview, she explains how her working day has changed during the Corona crisis.

“We felt we were performing an important service for many people.” 

A new look but the DNA is the same

The k kiosk appears in new splendor and with more freshness and food in the assortment. In the autumn of 2019, Valora started renovating individual outlets. The transformation at numerous locations in Switzerland will be completed by the end of 2020.

A new look but the DNA is the same 

Make or buy? A combination of the two.

Valora is one of the world’s leading producers of pretzels and has great market-presence with strong own brands such as ok.– or Caffè Spettacolo, thereby benefitting from a well-integrated value chain. Discover how Valora decides between making or buying a product.

Make or buy? A combination of the two. 

“Ditsch stands for pretzels. That’s it.”

Ditsch pretzel bakery has not been able to avoid the pretzel for 100 years. It can be bought at every railway station in Germany and is now exported to 30 countries. In 2019, Ditsch celebrated its anniversary with Managing Director Seb Gooding and set a world record of a special kind.

“Ditsch stands for pretzels. That’s it.” 

Foodvenience at 2,582 metres above sea level

With over 2,700 sales outlets, logistics poses a particular challenge for Valora. Valora supplies its formats in a variety of ways, either itself or with external partners.

Foodvenience at 2,582 metres above sea level 
Valora, career, BackWerk, Brezelkönig, Caffè Spettacolo, k kiosk

Same company, new job

New job, same employer: Valora supports and promotes internal job changes to secure valuable professional knowledge within the company.

Same company, new job 

Together against food waste

As one of the leading providers of foodvenience, Valora is aware of the topic of food waste. That is why it has expanded its collaboration with “Too Good To Go” in 2019.

Together against food waste 

Caffè Spettacolo: 20 years of quality coffee and innovation

GRAZIE per 20 anni – we congratulate Caffè Spettacolo. Originally launched as an espresso blend, the proprietary Valora brand has since grown into Switzerland’s biggest chain of Italian cafés. With its bio and fair trade certified coffee, Caffè Spettacolo is synonymous with Italianità and enjoyment.

Caffè Spettacolo: 20 years of quality coffee and innovation 
Chiara Bello

Laughter is the key to happiness

As Chief Happiness Officer at bob Finance, Chiara Bello’s job is to maintain good morale in the workplace. After all, a good working atmosphere greatly increases productivity.

Laughter is the key to happiness