Zalando is an e-commerce company based in Berlin, Germany and it is one of Europe’s biggest online fashion platforms specializing in clothes and accessories. They have over 15 thousand employees and are currently active in 17 countries.

Zalando initially specialized in the sale of footwear but in early 2012 they started adding other types of clothing to their lineup. It was also around this time that they started extending their operation to also include countries outside of Germany, and since then the company has gone live in a large list of countries all over Europe.