The stylist Erwin Franz Müller started his firm in Ulm on 5 March 1953. By 1968 the company had opened up added electrical outlets in Munich and Karlsruhe. In 1976 the construction of a corporate headquarters started in Ulm-Jungingen. In 1978 yearly revenue went across 100 million D-Mark for the very first time. From 1980 to 1985 the company opened 59 brand-new outlets, was exchanged the Müller GmbH & Co. KG in 1985 then opened one more 86 electrical outlets by 1990. Ever since the company has actually increased in Europe.

Müller has greater than 34,000 employees. In 2010 the business made earnings of 2.42 billion Euro. Erwin Müller as well as Elke Menold are Basic Supervisors of the business.

In 2004, the business was changed right into a Limited & Co. KG (a crossbreed of the English cognate of the German GmbH and the German word “Compagnie Kommanditgesellschaft”, implying “minimal collaboration”) when the firm registered under English law in London.

Müller is mainly a cosmetics keep with big drugstore (approx. 50 000 products) and also perfumery (approx. 28 000 products) section, but apart from beauty treatment products it likewise sells commodities and style devices, natural food as well as dietary supplements, as well as some over-the-counter medications, home products, playthings, multi-media (i.e. movies on DVD as well as songs CDs), stationery as well as publications. Its portfolio includes approx. 188 000 products total.

Unlike competing chains such as dm-drogerie markt, Müller primarily sells products straight from the German residential market (in a way similar to parallel importing) in all countries where it runs.