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Adler ModemärkteAktiengesellschaft
Onlineshop

History

1948

Formation of the Company by Wolfgang Adler in Annaberg (Saxony)

1970

Opening of the first store at the new Company headquarters in Haibach (near Aschaffenburg)

1974

Launch of the Adler customer loyalty card

1981

Entry into Luxembourg market

1982

Sale of the Company to ASKO Deutsche Kaufhaus AG

1987

Entry into Austrian market

1990

Opening of 50th Adler store

1996

Sale of ASKO Deutsche Kaufhaus AG to the METRO Group

1998

Opening of 100th Adler store

2007

Start of rejuvenation strategy under previous management

2009

Sale of Adler Group to investment company bluO, discontinuation of rejuvenation strategy and reorientation to the over 45s

2009

Takeover of former Woolworth stores in Austria

2010

Launch of Adler online shop

2010

Sale of MOTEX Group to investment company bluO

2011

Legal transformation of the Company into a German stock corporation (Aktiengesellschaft)

2011

Listing of ADLER shares in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in June 2011

2011

Acquisition of Wehmeyer stores

2013

Steilmann Group and Equinox acquire 53.9 percent of shares in Adler

2015

Acquisition of Kressner and hefa Moden stores