HORNBACH Holding AG & Co. KGaA, through its subsidiaries, operates do-it-yourself (DIY) megastores with garden centers in Germany and other European countries. The company's stores offer approximately 50,000 articles in various divisions, including hardware/electrical, paint/wallpaper/flooring, construction materials/timber/prefabricated components, sanitary/tiles, and garden. It also provides a range of construction materials and tools stocked and supply services, as well as professional advice for various product ranges and lines of trade, including shell construction and roofing; interior fittings and facades; and civil engineering, and garden and landscape construction materials for construction, conversion, or refurbishment projects. In addition, the company develops and rents retail real estate properties. As of February 29, 2020, it operated 160 DIY megastores, including 96 stores in Germany; and 14 stores in Austria, 15 stores in the Netherlands, 1 store in Luxembourg, 10 stores in the Czech Republic, 7 stores in Switzerland, 7 stores in Sweden, 7 stores in Slovakia, and 6 stores in Romania, as well as 34 builders' merchant outlets in south-western Germany, and two locations in France. The company also operates HORNBACH online stores. HORNBACH Holding AG & Co. KGaA was founded in 1877 and is based in Neustadt an der Weinstraße, Germany.