EDEKA ZENTRALE AG & Co. KG owns and operates supermarkets. The Company distributes sweets, fruits, vegetables, alcoholic beverages, and packaged food products. EDEKA ZENTRALE serves customers in Germany. NO. OF EMPLOYEES
The Edekabank AG is a universal bank and a business of the Edeka Group located at the Edeka House, New-York-Ring 6 in the City Nord in Hamburg. The bank is the central financing institute of the Edeka grocery retailers and is active in consumer banking as direct bank with online and phone consulting.
The basis of the network is formed by around 4,500 independent EDEKA retailers with approx. 6,000 supermarkets throughout Germany. The EDEKA ZENTRALE is the organisational bracket.
On November 16, 2007, Edeka reached an agreement with Tengelmann (known for A&P in the US) to purchase a 70% majority stake in Tengelmann's Plus discounter store division, which was then merged into Edeka's Netto brand, with some 4,200 stores by 2018. Under all brands the company operated a total of 13,646 stores at the end of 2017.