Zalando SE is a European e-commerce company based in Berlin, Germany. The company follows a platform approach, offering fashion and lifestyle products to customers in 17 European markets. Zalando was founded in Germany in 2008. The Swedish company Kinnevik is Zalando's largest stakeholder, with a 32% share.


Zalando operates a customer-centric platform approach claiming to become "the starting point for Fashion" in Europe. It currently offers more than 300,000 products by almost 2,000 different brands in Fashion and Lifestyle. The core of Zalando's operations is conducted in Germany with centralized management located in their Berlin headquarters.

The company employs over 6,000 people in Berlin and over 15,000 employees in total. More than 2,000 employees are dedicated to Tech in Zalando's Tech Hubs in Dortmund, Dublin and Helsinki, tech offices in Erfurt and Mönchengladbach and Zalando's Ad Tech Lab in Hamburg.

Around 7,000 employees work in Zalando's eight logistics sites. The company also runs an off-price website called Zalando Lounge as well as several outlet stores across Germany.

The company operates in the following countries: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Czech Republic and the United Kingdom.

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