Vital Statistics

  • Founded in 1993
  • Joined A.S. Watson Group in 2002
  • 1,100+ stores across Poland
  • 16,000+ employees
  • 675,000+ in store customers every day

With a market share of over 28%, Rossmann is the leading drugstore in the Polish health and beauty industry. Ther history started from Dirk Rossmann who developed the first self-service drugstore in Germany. In the 90’s he decided to enter emerging markets in Eastern Europe. Rossman Poland was founded in May 23rd 1993 in Lodz, their 1,000th store opened in Warsaw in 2015. They continue to grow with over 100 new stores openening each year.

Their CEO Marek Maruszak says: “We work for the customers. We follow their needs, we attract them through a rich and attractive offer, the prices adjusted to the size of the wallet and attractive promotions. Thanks to our competent and friendly staff every customer feels exceptionally served”. This is supported by their success in many competitions – they have won for favourite brand, best value-for-money products (we offer over 16 000 items) and for the best customer service. They also publish „Skarb”, the most popular lifestyle magazine in Poland.

As well as their customer focus, Rossman also place great importance on doing their bit for the community, including sponsoring sports and cultural events. With over 675 000 customers each day in their stores and more than 16 000 employees, Rossman takes pride in being a great brand to shop with and to work for.

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