Welcome to the MHK Group!
We’re forward-thinking and connect people with companies in the field of home and living – through optimal services, innovative products and technologies. With more than 3,200 members, who earned turnover of 6.642 billion euro in 2019, around 500 employees in 16 service companies, the MHK Group is a strong partner for medium-sized commercial and trade companies in the field of home and living.
Business figures 2019:The situation of the MHK Group
As one of Europe’s largest purchasing and service network groups, the MHK Group realises significantly more favourable purchasing conditions and takes advantage of the numerous synergy effects of administration, in marketing and in all services relating to the actual business.
In its core segment – the kitchen industry – the MHK Group unites more medium-sized kitchen retail partners than any other association. Commercial partners are supported in all areas with a comprehensive range of services provided by our own companies. In the past financial year, we have once again consolidated and expanded our position as market leader.
The MHK Group was able to close the 2019 financial year with a new record in turnover: trading volume rose to 6.642 billion euro, representing an increase of 10.5 percent compared to the previous year (6.012 billion euro). Domestic sales increased by 9.8 percent.
The average value of a kitchen sold increased from 13,751 euro to 14,132 euro.
In 2019, the group was able to acquire new specialist retailers at home and abroad as trading partners. The number of members increased from 3,091 to 3,264. In Germany, 2,237 specialist dealers (previous year: 2,095) were members of the MHK Group as of 31 December 2019.
Outside Germany (Belgium, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Spain and the United Kingdom), 1,027 trading partners (previous year: 996) were members of the MHK Group as of 31 December 2019.
Foreign commercial partners increased their sales by 11.8 percent.
Employees are decisive factors of success, both at the headquarters of the MHK Group and at every single specialist retailer. In the past financial year 2019, our commercial partners had a total of 29,883 employees working for them.
The MHK headquarters employs 598 people.
Since we attach great importance to qualified junior staff, the number of trainees has increased to 1,114 (previous year: 977).