8TH OF SEP
VIRTUAL PRODUCT PITCH FIGHT
powered by MediaMarktSaturn
You have an innovative product you would like it to be sold across Europe?
We know, this is TOUGH!
But it has been never so easy to have YOUR product in the online shops of the biggest consumer electronic retailer in Europe!
Apply now for our new & special event:
Compete in the VIRTUAL PRODUCT PITCH FIGHT on the 7th of October 2020 with your innovative consumer electronic product and win the chance to be included in MediaMarkt & Saturn online shops in Germany in a first step!
Are you up to for a fight?
Are you up for a fun verbal fight to place your product with us?
Are you a startup with an innovative consumer electronic product in the categories Health & Wellness, Smarthome, Urban Mobility, Air Condition, Solar or in other categories?
Okay! That's all we wanted to hear!
You don’t know MediaMarktSaturn?
In terms of revenue, sales area and headcount, the MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group is Europe’s leading consumer electronics retailer and provider of related services.
The MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group is Europe’s leading commerce company for consumer electronics and related services.
It sees itself as a partner, daily companion and navigator for consumers in an increasingly digitized world. MediaMarktSaturn and its portfolio of formats and brands flexibly respond to the needs of different customer groups and countries.
Apart from fronting the MediaMarkt and Saturn brands, which comprehensively network their approximately 1,000 bricks-and-mortar stores (including 430 in Germany) with online sales platforms, the MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group’s portfolio includes its own brands PEAQ, KOENIC, ISY and ok. Majority-owned by CECONOMY AG, in 2018/19 MediaMarktSaturn and its approximately 55,000 employees generated total sales of about €21.5 billion.
MediaMarkt, Germany’s and Europe’s number one consumer electronics retailer, was founded in 1979, and is nowadays managed as an independent retail brand under the auspices of the MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group.
The company currently operates 275 stores in Germany and employs more than 15,000 people. All in all, the over 850 MediaMarkt stores in 13 countries throughout Europe have a total headcount of approximately 45,000. MediaMarkt consistently applies its brand core ‘Pleasure’ to its product range, pricing, customer advice and services.
Its declared aim is to make MediaMarkt the most pleasurable place for consumer electronics – anytime and anywhere. In addition to a constantly up-todate range of brand-name items at permanently low prices, its successful concept includes personal advice and a comprehensive portfolio of services. MediaMarkt has positioned itself as a successful multichannel provider and thus combines the advantages of physical and online retail under a trusted brand.
Saturn turns technology into an experience for its customers and shows them how modern tech can enhance their lives.
Founded in 1961, Saturn is now an independent sales brand under the auspices of the MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group, Europe’s number one consumer electronics retailer.
In Germany, Saturn has about 150 stores and employs around 8,000 people. Altogether, there are about 170 Saturn stores in three European countries. Saturn’s spacious stores are known for their attractive locations, their wide range of brand-name products sold at value-for-money prices, and excellent service and advice.
Saturn’s brick-and-mortar business in Germany is closely integrated with its online shop as well as mobile, app-based shopping. Under this multi-channel strategy, Saturn customers benefit from both the advantages of online shopping and the personal advice and services offered by local stores.
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