Arcandor Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1880

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 67,922


  • Stock Symbol
  • ARO

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 5

Arcandor General Information


Arcandor AG is in insolvency. Arcandor was a German handels and tourism company, with the divisions Karstadt, mail-order operation (Primondo) and Thomas Cook.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Other Industries
Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • D-50677 Cologne
  • Salierring 48
  • 50677 Essen
  • Germany

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Arcandor Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS

Arcandor Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Aug-2010 FY 2010 31-Aug-2010 FY 2008 30-Sep-2008 FY 2007 30-Sep-2007
EV 108,875 108,875 5,073,565
Revenue 39,026 39,026 29,054,829 19,412,110
EBITDA (151,568) (151,568) 485,418 1,580,549
Net Income (1,109,247) 193,433
Total Assets 13,247,405 13,247,405 19,751,470 20,125,689
Total Debt 25,824 25,824 6,990,245 5,775,991
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Arcandor Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Arcandor Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Arcandor Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Arcandor Investments & Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Itellium Services 13-Mar-2009 0000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing
Thomas Cook Group 01-Jan-2000 0000000000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure
Mercatura Holding 04-Jul-1997 0000000000 Clothing
Mercatura Holding 21-Apr-1995 000000000 Clothing 01-Jan-1984 Merger/Acquisition Internet Retail
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Arcandor Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Meevio Specialty Retail Bonningstedt, Germany 2008
Primondo Holding Companies Essen, Germany 0000
Quelle Contact BPO/Outsource Services Nurnberg, Germany 0000
Arcandor (Highstreet in Essen) Buildings and Property Essen, Germany 0000
Karstadt Immobilien Real Estate Essen, Germany 0000
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Arcandor Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Itellium Services 13-Mar-2009 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
Thomas Cook Group 01-Jan-2000 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
Mercatura Holding 04-Jul-1997 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
Mercatura Holding 21-Apr-1995 000000000 Completed
  • 00000000 01-Jan-1984 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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