Zalando is a multinational e-commerce startup specialized in selling shoes, clothing, and other fashion and lifestyle products online. The company offers a range of accessories and sportswear products for women, men, and children. In addition, it relies on a combination of unique services: free shipping on every order, a free service hotline, and 100 days return policy on all products. Zalando was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany. It has operations in Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, and the U.K.
Company Growth (employees)
Berlin, DE
Size (employees)
12,583 (est)+5%
Zalando was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Berlin, DE

Zalando Office Locations

Zalando has offices in Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Dublin and in 4 other locations
Berlin, DE (HQ)
1 Tamara-Danz-Straße
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Zalando Data and Metrics

Zalando Financial Metrics

Zalando's revenue was reported to be €3 b in FY, 2015 which is a 34% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

1.3 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

121.5 m

EBIT (FY, 2015)

89.6 m

Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

9.4 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

976.2 m


8.5 b
Zalando's current market capitalization is €9.4 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015


2.2 b3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.3 b1.6 b

Gross profit

958.7 m1.3 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

793.8 m1.1 b

General and administrative expense

109.2 m129 m

Operating expense total

903 m1.2 b


62.1 m89.6 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

4.6 m6.1 m

Interest income

200 k1.2 m

Pre tax profit

57.6 m86.6 m

Income tax expense

(10.5 m)34.9 m

Net Income

47.1 m121.5 m
EURY, 2014Y, 2015


1.1 m976.2 m

Total Assets

1.8 b2.1 b

Total Debt

20.8 m17.6 m

Total Liabilities

658.8 m845.1 m
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

174.8 m119.4 m
EURY, 2015


94.5 x


70.9 x


1.5 m

Zalando Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015


1.36 b1.66 b

Active Accounts

14.7 m17.9 m

Zalando Market Value History

Zalando Revenue Breakdown

Zalando Job Categories

Traffic Overview of Zalando

Zalando Online and Social Media Presence

Zalando News and Updates

Zalando plans to hire 1,000 engineers in aggressive expansion, leaked memo shows

German fashion startup Zalando is planning to go on an aggressive hiring spree in 2017, according to a leaked memo seen by Business Insider. The Berlin-headquartered company, Europe's largest online fashion retailer, intends to hire 1,000 engineers throughout the course of n…

Google and Zalando launch Project Muze, a machine-learning experiment for 3D fashion design

Google has announced an experimental project in conjunction with Germany’s Zalando that will enable users to create virtual 3D fashion designs. Founded out of Berlin in 2008, Zalando is a Zappos-style ecommerce fashion platform operating across more than a dozen markets in Europe. Now, courtesy of a…

UPDATE 1-Zalando quarterly profits jump in core markets

* Shares recover after pressure due to Amazon fears (Adds details)

Sweden's Kinnevik says Zalando can withstand Amazon threat

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish investment firm Kinnevik, which backs Europe's biggest pure online fashion firm Zalando, is confident the retailer can withstand competition from Amazon because it caters to a different type of customer.

BRIEF-Zalando says group revenues grew in Q2 to 909-924 million euros

* Grew group revenues in the second quarter of 2016 to eur 909-924 million or by 24-26%

Zalando Company Life and Culture

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