Facts

217

stores

5,000

employees

STARK Deutschland

STARK Deutschland is the leading chain of builders’ merchants in Germany, selling tiles, timber, building materials and tools and providing professional advice on building and logistic solutions to professionals and DIY builders. 

The headquarter is situated in Offenbach close to Frankfurt. A total of 5,000 employees in STARK Deutschland operates 11 different branded chain stores across 217 locations in Germany.  The three largest brand names are Raab Karcher, Keramundo und Muffenrohr.

STARK Deutschland focus on competent consulting on products or construction-related questions, offers a range of services that meets all building requirements, from inspiration to planning and logistics – all of that to the best prices.

The primary STARK Deutschland customers are professional builders and DIY builders, that are served from the builders’ merchant outlets, where they have access to more than half a million products - the most widely used are always held in stock, and the is ordered upon customer request - and access to professional advice on all phases of the building process is always available. In addition, about half the stores have a DIY section where consumer DIY’ers can choose from a wide and well-assorted product range. 

STARK Deutschland is the youngest member of STARK GROUP, acquired in 2019.