89 years of REWE Group - Our Corporate History
Did you know where the name REWE comes from? The name derives from "Revisionsverband der Westkauf-Genossenschaften" (auditing association of western purchasing cooperatives) that goes back to the mid-20s of the 20th century: in 1927, REWE-Zentrale commenced its operation in Cologne and was registered in the in the Register of Cooperative Societies. Since then, a lot has happened in REWE Group history. Find out more about the most important milestones of the corporate history from foundation to this day, illustrated through original photos from our archives.