Steinhoff International Holdings NV is a Germany-based company that is active in the retail of household goods, apparel, as well as in the automotive industry. The household goods business area includes the retail of furniture, building materials and consumer electronics through the Company's subsidiaries Lipo Einrichtungsmaerkte, Poco and Conforama. In the apparel business area the Company operates, among others, through Pepco and is engaged in retailing of women's, men's and children's wear, shoes, and accessories. The Automotive business area includes car rental activities through its subsidiary Hertz, as well as logistics services, warehousing and distribution, agricultural services, supply chain consulting, mining services and passenger transport through its subsidiary Unitrans. The Company operates as a holding company and is present in Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia.