HORNBACH Holding AG & Co. KGaA engages in the development and utilization of retail real estate properties. It operates through the following business segments: Retail, Real Estate, Headquarters and Consolidation, and HORNBACH Baumarkt AG Group. The Retail segment includes megastores and garden centers grouped together in the HORNBACH Baumarkt AG Group and online shops. The Real Estate segment includes retail properties owned by the HORNBACH Baumarkt AG Group, which are let and charged to the respective do-it-yourself stores with garden centers within the Group at normal market conditions. The Headquarters and Consolidation segment comprises of administration and consolidation items not attributable to the individual segments. The company was founded by Michael Hornbach in 1877 and is headquartered in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany.