Our growth

Continuous growth and independence

An important part of DEICHMANN’s company history is growth under its own steam without stock market launch and external capital. In 2021, DEICHMANN sold around 160 million pairs of shoes in over 4,300 branches worldwide.

DEICHMANN is active in 31 countries and employs over 42,000 employees.


Around 15,000 employees spread over more than 1,400 branches (as at 31.12.2021), the company’s administration as well as several central warehouses dedicated to distributing shoes are currently working for DEICHMANN SE in Germany.

In 2021, the DEICHMANN Group in Germany sold about 58 million pairs of shoes. Turnover was 1.9 billion euros.