Where social responsibility is more than just a promise

Social responsibility begins directly on site, at our company location. In this section you will learn about the history of Gigaset, which is closely related to our Bocholt plant. We produce in Germany, and we educate and train here. And after work, things continue: at the city run or on the football pitch.

Producing with an outlook

Where it says “made in Germany” on it, “made in Germany” is also in it: at Gigaset we produce in Germany - this is where our roots are. Our history goes back a long way: the company has been based in Bocholt since 1941. We have been producing here for many decades, and we currently offer around 550 people a job with prospects. The head office of Gigaset AG is also in Germany: to be more precise, in Munich. You can find our products in specialist stores and online in the Gigaset webshop and many other online retailers; we can be found throughout Germany, and are present in metropolises as well as outside metropolitan areas. Bocholt is located near the German-Dutch border, but from a European perspective our production centre is located in the heart of Europe.

Smart industry

Those who promise “made in Germany” have a duty to the consumer: after all, production in our own country stands for quality and perfection, for reliability, and for environmental awareness. At Gigaset we are committed to this obligation, and we are constantly reviewing and improving our products. The development of new product areas is also part of this: we are the only manufacturer in the whole of Germany that can also offer you smartphones. This is made possible by Industry 4.0, which intelligently and innovatively links people, machines and products together: on the one hand we can produce at the same cost as in Asia, and on the other we can guarantee fair working conditions. Another sort of commitment to fairness.

    Attractive employer

    So “made in Germany” is not only about innovative products that you can buy from us. It is also about how they were created: at Gigaset we create perspectives for our employees, we grow, and we are an attractive employer in the region. In this respect we rely on talent from different fields: in addition to pure production, we also employ specialists in the areas of logistics and product management, in maintenance and service, and in many administrative areas. As a future-oriented company, we naturally also think of tomorrow's employees: we provide training in, among other things, industrial mechanics, electronics and precision engineering, and also in the commercial sector.

      Attending events with responsibility

      When we talk about “made in Germany”, we also mean “made in Bocholt”. After all, social responsibility is not just about working hours, but also about the time after that. And so Gigaset is firmly anchored in the urban life of our production site. Some call it corporate social responsibility, we say “being active and present in Bocholt”. Together with the Bocholter-Borkener Volksblatt newspaper and Stadtmarketing Bocholt, we have been supporting activities in the region for many years. This ranges from seasonal events such as the Kirmes or the Christmas market to sporting events such as the city run or the games of 1. FC Bocholt. And we will stay on top of our game in the future.

      Our top sellers "made in Germany"

      • The exclusive telephone offers a broad spectrum of practical accessibility functions for people with special needs.
        Talking dialling keys
        Voice announced caller (number or name)
        Direct call transfer via Bluetooth® (4.2) to hearing aids and headsets
        Protection against unwanted calls, telephone advertising and fraud attempts
        Automatic adjustment of ringer and handset volume in noisy environments
        Optical call signalling
        Four direct dialling keys (A, B, C, D)
        SOS function for triggering a predefined emergency call in an emergency
        Automatic call acceptance with hands-free function in emergency
        Out of stock
      • Comfort in every detail, ideal for all routers with DECT base set.
        Universal handset to supplement the following:

        DECT/Gap routers
        Routers with DECT/Cat-iq 2.0
        Gigaset DECT base stations

        Slim design, superb ergonomics, powerful technology
        Large TFT colour display (58 mm/2.2") with modern user interface
        Large phone book for up to 200 contacts with 3 numbers each
        Out of stock
      • Business class at economy prices: for unlimited mobility.
        Extra-large display: 6.3", 19.5:9 FHD + V-notch display
        Powerful octa-core processor with 4G LTE which supports VoLTE and VoWi-Fi
        High-resolution 16-MP + 2-MP dual camera with ArcSoft® optimisation, plus 16-MP front camera with a number of additional features
        Long-lasting 4700-mAh lithium polymer battery with 9-V/2-A PE+ fast charging
        Up to 15-W wireless charging and NFC
        Stay secure: face recognition and fingerprint sensor with numerous functions
        USB-C with On-The-Go technology
        In two stylish colours: Pearl White or Titanium Grey with an elegant gloss effect 
        Available with custom engraving on request
        Out of stock
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