BAUKING is one of the market-leading distributors of building materials in Germany, offering a ‘one-stop-shop’ with a wide range of materials and services for professional builders and private customers active in the residential and renovation end markets.
Established in 2002
Market Position 1 - in Northern Germany
Business Segment General Building Products
Part of BME since 2005
Acquisitions 4 *
* as of 2019, since BME became an independent company.
BME entered the German market in 2005 with the acquisition of 50% of the
shares of BAUKING, and acquired the remaining 50% of shares in 2010. In 2017, BAUKING expanded its network with the acquisition of AGP Baustofzentrum and Krüger & Scharnberg Baustoffe resulting in a market leading position in Northern Germany.
In 2021, BAUKING expanded its footprint to Southern Germany by acquiring Mahler, a leading general building materials and tiles distributor in Bavaria. Other recent acquisitions were Baucentrum Cronrath (2021) and Bäthge Baustroffe (2023). Early 2023, BAUKING strengthened its presence in Southern Germany with the acquisition of Gebhardt Bauzentrum.
BAUKING is the trusted partner of architects, product developers, professional builders and
consumers and services them and their customers through their dense network of branches, cash & carry branches and showrooms. With a comprehensive range of customer services and more than 200 special trucks, BAUKING is the leading distributor of building products in Germany.
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BME Group acquires Baucentrum Cronrath to further expand its footprint in the German marketRead more
BME Group acquires Gebhardt Bauzentrum, further expanding its footprint in South of GermanyRead more
BME Group acquires Bäthge Baustoffe to further expand its footprint in BerlinRead more
BME Group acquires the Mahler Group, expanding its footprint to Southern GermanyRead more