BAUR shipping BAUR shipping GmbH & Co KG in 1925 as the first shoe Versandhaus of in Germany by Dr. Friedrich Baur in the upper Franconian Burgkunstadt founded. Success principles were the sales idea of collective purchase order initiated by him and the 1935 introduced installment. The continuous expansion of the product range had a steady enlargement of the company as a result. Today the main bearings, a department store, the freight transhipment centre located in Burgkunstadt the Administration, in the neighbouring Altenkunstadt and Weismain a reserve camp, as well as a Logistics Centre for third-party transactions. The otto group was initiated with the participation of another expansion phase at BAUR from 1997. BAUR took over in 2001 the Austrian mail-order company universal and two years later the BAUR Gruppe expanded with Austria, a consignor with high fashion expertise, Otto.
The late of 1990s started the company in the E-commerce era, and today, all articles are available online. Already, over 50 percent of all orders of around three million customers via the Internet and baur.de is constantly in the top ten of the German Internet shops. The BAUR Group 2003 created more legs with shoes special shipping I “m of walking or schuhe.imwalking.de, and 2006 with BAUR fulfillment solutions (BFS).” BFS fulfillment.html is also third party services accounts receivable management, call center, warehousing and distribution available. As a multichannel provider BAUR is active in addition to the catalog and Internet business in the stationary retail industry and operates Northern Bavaria’s largest department store on 25.000 sqm. A private fashion blog at was launched mid-2009 in life, which was followed by a furniture blog to find under in the spring of 2010.
In distance selling fashion, footwear and furniture BAUR focuses on the product range. In the selection of products and suppliers, shows the Group corporate social responsibility and pays attention to origin, quality and environmental sustainability. Environmental and health protection is defined as a corporate goal. Thus, for example, the range of pollutant tested textiles and FSC certified furniture are expanding steadily and operational environmental management annually since 2002 certified according to the ISO 14001 standard. Currently, a total of 4,000 employees in Germany and Austria, including 2,800 in the upper Franconian district of Lichtenfels work for the BAUR Gruppe. More information about baby, found on the Internet at, on Facebook baur and Twitter BAUR_Versand contact: BAUR shipping (GmbH & Co KG) Knut Barth Bahnhofstrasse 10 96224 Burgkunstadt 09572/91-0 press contact: BAUR shipping GmbH & Co KG Knut Barth Bahnhofstrasse 10 96224 Burgkunstadt 09572/91-1801