Gerry Weber International AG designs and manufactures men's and women's fashion wear. It operates its business through the following segments: Wholesale, Production and Wholesale, Retail, and Other. The Wholesale segment comprises all distribution structures with external customers, which includes franchised houses, the shops-in-shops in their retail partner's stores as well as the multi-label business. The Production and Wholesale segment covers all development and production processes for their merchandise, including transport and logistics. The Retail segment is distribution segment and includes all company managed houses, monolabel stores, concession shops, outlet stores as well as the individual national online shops. The Other segment composed of particular earning and expenses as well as assets and liabilities of their investment property Hall 30. The company was founded by Gerhard Weber and Udo Hardieck on March 1, 1973 and is headquartered in Halle Westfalen, Germany.