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Germany – Gauselmann wins out in bid for four WestSpiel casinos

The search for a new operator for the four WestSpiel-Spielbanken in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia is over with the contract going to Germany’s family-run Gauselmann Group from East Westphalia. Gauselmann operates more than 28 casino locations in Germany and abroad as well as in casinos on cruise ships. Its expertise in operating casinos…

Germany – Gauselmann celebrates 30 year anniversary for plant manager

Plant manager Hans Martin Grube is celebrating 30 years with the Gauselmann Group. The production plant in Lübbecke occupies a special position within the Gauselmann Group. Around 1,100 employees ensure that almost 50,000 state-of-the-art gaming machines roll off the production line there every year. As production manager, Mr. Grube ensures that the entire structure works…

Germany – Merkur hopeful of positive ruling following distance violation with rival in Osnabrück

The Merkur Casino subsidiary in Osnabrück, in the German state of Lower Saxony, has been told it infringes on new laws on minimum distance between competing arcades and a general education school. The conflict of distance is with a gaming facility owned by a competitor. The distance between the arcades is less than 100 meters,…

Germany – Gauselmann ready to vaccinate in Lübbecke and Espelkamp

The Gauselmann Group has rolled up its sleeves and prepared everything for the starting shot of the in-house vaccination. The preparations of the Gauselmann Group for vaccinations have been in full swing since last November and have now been completed. The infrastructure for the vaccination routes at the Lübbecke site is ready. Everything is ready…

Germany – Harald Heinz named as new Managing Director at HESS

Harald Heinz has been appointed Managing Director at HESS Cash Systems, a subsidiary of the family-run Gauselmann Group from Espelkamp, North Rhine-Westphalia. In his new role, the graduate Master computer scientist is responsible for International Sales and Service as well as the areas of Product Management, Software and Hardware Development. He has the necessary experience…

UK – Gauselmann owner tells Prime Minister that delayed AGC opening dents confidence in UK investment

Paul Gauselmann, founder and CEO of the Gauselmann Group, has taken the unprecedented step of writing a personal letter to UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson conveying his ‘disappointment and regret’ at the Government’s re-opening timetable which will result in Adult Gaming Centres being the only high street businesses not permitted to open in April. The…

Ukraine – Merkur signs Memorandum of Understanding and Co-operation with Ukraine commission

Merkur Gaming, part of Germany’s world famous Gauselmann Group, has signed a co-operation deal with Ukraine’s gaming regulatory body, the Gambling and Lotteries Regulation Commission. The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding and Co-operation between Ukraine’s Expert Advisory Council of Gambling and Lotteries Regulation Commission (EAC GRLC) and adp Gauselmann GmbH (Merkur) allows Merkur to…

UK – Gauselmann seek partnership approach to planning the way out of lockdown

Gauselmann UK, one of the leading low-stake gambling investors on Britain’s high street, has urged government to work with the industry and agree an action plan prior to publication of the government’s exit strategy which is expected later this month. Sascha Blodau, General Manager, Gauselmann (UK), underlined the importance of using the current period to…

UK – Gauselmann UK executive Steve Sharp appointed GBG Chairman

The Gambling Business Group has announced experienced industry senior executive Steve Sharp as its new Chair. In what is a distinguished 40-year single industry career, Steve Sharp has gained an unrivalled breadth of experience representing high profile organisations including Global Draw/SG, Inspired Gaming Group, Stanleybet Group and Leisure Link. He is currently working with Gauselmann…