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100 Top Retail Startups and Companies in Germany

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Germany based Retail companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Retail industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Germany Retail Startups

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Razor Group

Razor Group

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Razor Group is a global consumer holding company that partners with e-commerce merchants to acquire and scale brands.

Berlin Brands Group

Berlin Brands Group

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Berlin Brands Group is a vertical commerce company that offers sound and light, home and living, and consumer electronic products.

Berlin Brands Group

ABOUT YOU

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ABOUT YOU is an eCommerce platform for clothing, shoes and accessories.

Berlin Brands Group

Productsup

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Productsup opens the gateway to sustainable commerce success.

Berlin Brands Group

CHRONEXT

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Chronext is is a full-service platform for luxury watch trading where clients can buy, sell luxury watches.

Berlin Brands Group

Westwing

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Westwing engages in the home and living e-commerce business and offers home decor products.

Berlin Brands Group

GETFASTER.IO

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New generation express delivery grocery retailer in Germany: delivery time starting from 10 minutes

Berlin Brands Group

Mister Spex

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Mister Spex is an online store that sells various brands of glasses and contact lenses.

Berlin Brands Group

Kitchenful

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Kitchenful is an app for personalized recommendations of recipes, which gets users the ingredients delivered from their local supermarket.

Berlin Brands Group

Ariadne Maps

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Ariadne Maps is a high technology company that provides detailed customer analytics with its cutting edge artificial intelligence approach.

Berlin Brands Group

Shore

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Shore is a software company that provides digital solutions for local service providers.

Berlin Brands Group

anybill

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We provide technology and infrastructure to create smart added value for the connected POS of the future.

Berlin Brands Group

Continental

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Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods.

Berlin Brands Group

presize.ai

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By combining the latest breakthroughs in Computer Vision and Deep Learning, presize.ai develops the most accurate body scanning software.

Berlin Brands Group

Gartenhaus

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Gartenhaus offers garden houses, sheds, carports, terraces, saunas and other, often bulky, garden and home related products.

Berlin Brands Group

Deutsche Telekom

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Deutsche Telekom is a telecommunications company that offers a range of fixed-network services.

Berlin Brands Group

Keller Sports

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Keller Sports is an online retailers for tennis, running, fitness, outdoor & wintersport equipment.

Berlin Brands Group

retraced

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retraced provides a SaaS solution enabling tracing of fashion supply chains with Blockchain technology – Building trust through transparency

Berlin Brands Group

MYCS

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MYCS is a furniture brand that makes customization the new normal.

Berlin Brands Group

aifora

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aifora offers powerful SaaS solutions for more accurate and targeted pricing, promotions and merchandise flow for brands and retailers.

Berlin Brands Group

Springlane

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Springlane is a food content website that develops and markets products under four differentiated brands.

Berlin Brands Group

nethansa

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AI-driven Platform for boosting profits & Sales on Amazon

Berlin Brands Group

Mercavus

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Mercavus is a B2B marketplace connecting local retailers with brands in Europe

Berlin Brands Group

Webdata Solutions

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Webdata Solutions is a data provider for eCommerce insights.

Berlin Brands Group

Channel Pilot Solutions

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Channel Pilot Solutions is a cloud-based tool that enables businesses to connect with their customers online.

Berlin Brands Group

Buying Show

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Buying Show is a two-sided digital wholesale network for brands and retailers.

Berlin Brands Group

SonoBeacon

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SonoBeacon is develops ultrasound based software solutions that helps to operate mobile devices with the help of sound.

Berlin Brands Group

_blaenk

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_blaenk is the new hybrid marketplace for urban lifestyle products offering a holistic online and offline experience.

Berlin Brands Group

POSpulse

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POSpulse is a crowd-based firm that enables manufacturers, retailers and service providers to better market their products and services.

Berlin Brands Group

Sqetch

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Sqetch – Simply Sourcing Apparel. An online platform for fashion brands to find a suitable supplier or manufacturer.

Berlin Brands Group

Inventorum

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Inventorum is a point of sale, inventory management, live reporting and E-Commerce all in one iPad app.

Berlin Brands Group

Lidl

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Lidl operates as an e-commerce company offering various consumer goods online.

Berlin Brands Group

21sportsgroup

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21sportsgroup is a multi channel retail of sporting goods.

Berlin Brands Group

Ameria

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Ameria is the global leader in the digitalization of sales floors.

Berlin Brands Group

Brille24

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Brille24 is the leading online optician in German-speaking countries, offers more than 1500 eyewear models.

Berlin Brands Group

Montredo

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Montredo is a trusted online retailer for luxury watches based in the vibrant start-up scene of Berlin Mitte.

Berlin Brands Group

Emma The Sleep Company (Emma Sleep GmbH)

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Emma The Sleep Company is an owner-managed company and one of the fastest growing Sleep Techs, operating in 22 countries.

Berlin Brands Group

Chal-Tec GmbH

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Chal-Tec GmbH, an e-commerce company, retails event equipment, sports equipment, light and sound devices, and utensils online.

Berlin Brands Group

FACT-Finder

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Used by over 1,800 shops, FACT-Finder is Europe’s leading eCommerce software for search, navigation, merchandising and personalization.

Berlin Brands Group

Vaayu

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Software that helps online retailers track and cut carbon.

Berlin Brands Group

GfK

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GfK is a market research institute in Germany.

Berlin Brands Group

Justsnap

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Justsnap is cloud-based promotion campaign management tool for businesses.

Berlin Brands Group

Classic Trader

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Classic Trader provides the first international market place for the purchase and sale of classic vehicles.

Berlin Brands Group

Hugo Boss

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Shop the official HUGO BOSS Online Store for classic HUGO BOSS suits, luxury watches, women’s dresses and designer shoes for men and women.

Berlin Brands Group

Wirkaufens

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Wirkaufens is a privately held company that sell used cell phones and electronics online.

Berlin Brands Group

Hundeland

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Hundeland is a provider of food and accessories for dogs and cats.

Berlin Brands Group

Wunschfutter

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Wunschfutter is pioneer in custom-made dog food in Europe for B2C and B2B. Clear innovation leader in retail and direct business.

Berlin Brands Group

Rewe Group

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Rewe Group is an trading, travel and tourism company.

Berlin Brands Group

LiSA

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LiSA is a SaaS start-up the most joyful, seamless and scalable live shopping experiences to e-retailers and marketplaces across the globe.

Berlin Brands Group

Bike24

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Bike24 is a provider of automotive hitches and related products.

Berlin Brands Group

Otto Group

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Otto Group is primarily a retail e-commerce company that provides multichannel retail, financial services, and logistics.

Berlin Brands Group

Fit Analytics

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Fit Analytics is a platform that provides clothing size recommendations for online customers by measuring individual dimensions via webcams.

Berlin Brands Group

Aklamio

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Aklamio is Europe’s leading solution for enterprise level referral marketing and customer incentivization.

Berlin Brands Group

idealo

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idealo is a price comparison website that allows users to compare prices on a range of products from 50k+ shops.

Berlin Brands Group

alphin

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Digital platform for local business to manage their customer lifecycles.

Berlin Brands Group

Ondango

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Ondango offers social commerce solutions for marketers to attract customers via Facebook pages.

Berlin Brands Group

MediaMarktSaturn

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MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group is Europe’s leading trading company for consumer electronics as well as the associated services and services.

Berlin Brands Group

Momox

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Momox trades second-hand books, CDs, DVDs, computer and console games.

Berlin Brands Group

Fashion Cloud

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Fashion Cloud is a digital platform connecting retailers and brands in the fashion industry.

Berlin Brands Group

Signa Sports United

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Signa Sports United is a sports e-commerce platform for bike, tennis, outdoor, team sports and athleisure.

Berlin Brands Group

Pets Deli

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Pets Deli is a leading D2C pet food brand with a high focus on e-commerce in Germany

Berlin Brands Group

Foodcircle

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Foodcircle is a digital wholesale solution that facilitates and accelerates trade between suppliers and buyers of organic foods.

Berlin Brands Group

Cashfix.de

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Cashfix.de sells CD’s, DVD’s, Blu rays and games online.

Berlin Brands Group

METRO Xcel

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METRO Xcel is a selective sales driven program for technology startups targeting hospitality and retail industries.

Berlin Brands Group

DAO

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DAO is a webshop that offers a wide range of eyeglasses, sunglasses, lenses, equipment, tools, refraction, and KL kits, etc.

Berlin Brands Group

Ströer Media

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The Ströer Group offers advertisers individualized Out-of-home and online communication solutions.

Berlin Brands Group

MöbelFirst

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MöbelFirst was founded 3 years ago and is something special: Each piece of furniture comes from a specialist retailer.

Berlin Brands Group

Trusted Shops

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Trusted Shops certifies online shops by carefully checking a set of quality criteria before awarding the European trustmark

Berlin Brands Group

DEFACTO

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DEFACTO serves as a partner for loyalty and CRM solutions in retail, for brands in retail, and for direct-to-consumer business models.

Berlin Brands Group

Armedangels

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Armedangels is a clothing retail site that sells classy and timeless fashions for men and women.

Berlin Brands Group

AUTO1 Fintech

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AUTO1 Fintech is a platform offering instant financing and insurance products to automobile dealerships buying and selling used vehicles.

Berlin Brands Group

Takko Fashion

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Takko Fashion is a value clothing retailer.

Berlin Brands Group

Canyon Bicycles

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Canyon Bicycles is a direct-to-consumer bicycle retailer and manufacturer.

Berlin Brands Group

MÜLLER HANDELS GMBH & CO. KG

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MÜLLER HANDELS GMBH & CO. KG is a Consumer Goods platform.

Berlin Brands Group

ALDI SUD

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ALDI SUD is a retail company offers grocery shopping online.

Berlin Brands Group

BONAGO Incentive Marketing Group

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Gift Cards, Vouchers, Incentives

Berlin Brands Group

Media Markt

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Huge selection, low prices, Best Brands.

Berlin Brands Group

Savings United

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Savings United is the couponing white label provider for premium media companies.

Berlin Brands Group

avocadostore

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Avocadostore.de is Germany’s biggest online market place for eco fashion and green lifestyle.

Berlin Brands Group

locandis

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Location-based Marketing Solutions

Berlin Brands Group

Kaufland Information Systems

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Kaufland is a German hypermarket chain, part of the Schwarz Gruppe which also owns Lidl and Handelshof.

Berlin Brands Group

OPAL – Operational Analytics GmbH

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Operational Analytics GmbH offers consumer analytics and data visualization services.

Berlin Brands Group

PAPA OSCAR Ventures

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PAPA OSCAR is Germany’s leading early-stage investment group focused on the fashion and lifestyle sectors.

Berlin Brands Group

Reverse.supply

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Reverse.supply developed a white label platform for re-commerce.

Berlin Brands Group

Kapten & Son

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Kapten & Son is a lifestyle accessory brand.

Berlin Brands Group

myToys.de GmbH

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myToys is a Germany-based online store for products such as baby items, toys, and children fashions.

Berlin Brands Group

Rebolet

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Rebolet provides an all-in-one processing and reselling platform for e-commerce returns and overstock.

Berlin Brands Group

Tchibo

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Tchibo is a German chain of coffee retailers and cafés, also known for its weekly-changing range of other products.

Berlin Brands Group

KLiNGEL Group

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KLiNGEL Group – that means: fashion, doers, people.

Berlin Brands Group

Cybex

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Cybex designs and sells juvenile products.

Berlin Brands Group

nextsocial

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nextsocial offers a SaaS-based tool that facilitates social commerce, Facebook deals, and social media marketing and distribution.

Berlin Brands Group

Douglas Holding

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The satisfaction of our customers is our most important business objective. Whether in our stores or in our online shop:

Berlin Brands Group

Opel Special Vehicles

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Opel is one of Europe’s largest automakers. It was founded by Adam Opel in 1862 in Rüsselsheim, Germany.

Berlin Brands Group

Bloomy Days

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Bloomy Days is a subscription-based fresh cut flower delivery service with headquarters in Germany.

Berlin Brands Group

TGN

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Premium Price Intelligence for Large Enterprises

Berlin Brands Group

Bikester

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Bikester is an online bike stores in Europe.

Berlin Brands Group

METRO GROUP

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METRO GROUP is a Germany-based holding company and international retailing company.

Berlin Brands Group

MyLuvs

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MyLuvs is an online platform that offers beauty products for women.

Berlin Brands Group

Netzoptiker

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Netzoptiker GmbH, based in Limburg, Germany, offers a full range of optical products such as eyeglasses, sunglasses and contact lenses.

Written by Mark Kendall

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