The hairdresser Erwin Franz Müller established his company in Ulm on 5 March 1953. By 1968 the firm had actually opened up additional outlets in Munich and Karlsruhe. In 1976 the building and construction of a home office started in Ulm-Jungingen. In 1978 yearly income crossed 100 million D-Mark for the very first time. From 1980 to 1985 the company opened 59 new electrical outlets, was converted into the Müller GmbH & Co. KG in 1985 then opened up another 86 electrical outlets by 1990. Since then the business has actually expanded in Europe.
Müller has more than 34,000 employees. In 2010 the business gained incomes of 2.42 billion Euro. Erwin Müller and Elke Menold are Basic Managers of the business.
In 2004, the firm was transformed into a Limited & Co. KG (a hybrid of the English cognate of the German GmbH and the German word “Compagnie Kommanditgesellschaft”, meaning “restricted partnership”) when the business signed up under English legislation in London.
Müller is primarily a cosmetics keep with big pharmacy (approx. 50 000 products) and also perfumery (approx. 28 000 products) section, but apart from appeal care products it also sells assets and style devices, organic food as well as dietary supplements, along with some non-prescription medications, house products, playthings, multi-media (i.e. motion pictures on DVD as well as music CDs), stationery as well as publications. Its profile consists of approx. 188 000 products amount to.
Unlike completing chains such as dm-drogerie markt, Müller mainly markets items directly from the German domestic market (in a manner similar to parallel importing) in all countries where it runs.