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|GmbH & Co. KG|
|Industry||Retail (Home Improvement)|
|Sergio Giroldi, CEO|
|Products||Home improvement products such as home appliances, tools, household hardware, and garden supplies & plants.|
|Revenue||€7.1 billion (2006/2007)|
Number of employees
Founded in 1970, OBI GmbH & Co. Deutschland KG is the largest DIY retailer in Europe, and the third largest in the world, behind The Home Depot and Lowe's. It is headquartered in Wermelskirchen, Germany, and belongs to the Tengelmann Group.
OBI in Europe
|Country||First store||Number of stores||Sales (millions)|
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||2003||2||€18.5|
It formerly had operations in mainland China but these were sold to B&Q sometime in 2007.
- OBI Press releases
- "Impressum." OBI. Retrieved on 2 February 2011. "Komplementär OBI Heimwerkermarkt Systemzentrale GmbH, Albert-Einstein-Straße 7-9, 42929 Wermelskirchen, Amtsgericht Köln HR B 36389 ."
- OBI Germany (German)
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