Andreas Kuebe started during his studies of economy at the university of Mannheim to build up a photo chain retailer in 1989. Until 2004 O.K. Foto-Labor-Shop GmbH opened more than 100 shops in best high street and shopping mall locations in Germany and France. The company was award winner of Stiftung Warentest for digital services...
The company I-RETAIL was founded in 2004 by Andreas Kuebe in Heidelberg. Originally the name of the company was Bilderking GmbH Heidelberg. The company started as a retail company in the photo finishing RETAIL business.
In 2005 I-RETAIL got the mission to test a retail concept for an investor.
Since 2006 I-RETAIL is a consultant for placing retail and food concepts in best high street and center locations in the German market.
Since 2008 the owners of Lush www.lush.com trust in the work of I-RETAIL .2011 LUSH decided to open up to 50 shops within the next years. I-RETAIL was chosen to support this target and to help to build up an internal structure in the company.
In 2012 L´Oréal decided to give the German expansion of the brand Kiehl´s to I-RETAIL. The actual focus of the brand is to open in the German Key cities stores with a positioning between the luxury and the consume area.
In 2013 Mymuesli decided to give I-RETAIL a mandate for a year to help to make the brand visible.
Since 2015 The Body Shop trust in the work of I-RETAIL. The first target was to organize a flagstore in Berlin Tauentziehn which will be opened in march 2016.
to be continued........