dm-drogerie markt operates more than 3,500 outlets employing more than 60,000 people across Europe. In the preceding 2017/2018 fiscal year, the dm group achieved sales of more than EUR 10.7 billion across thirteen European countries. Annual sales in Germany, generated by more than 40,000 dm employees, exceeded EUR 8.11 billion. The number of new stores opened in the current 2018/2019 fiscal year is expected to rise from 57 in the first six months to more than 180 dm stores across Europe by end of September (correct at the time of going to print in mid-September). Voted Best German Employer in 2018 in Germany’s primary employee opinion poll, dm also ranked top as the most popular drugstore in Germany.