As the leading organisation for shopfitting companies and their partners in Germany, the dlv (Deutscher Ladenbau Verband) is a network linking all the relevant areas of shopfitting. It gathers producers, service providers, the retail sector and joint-venture partners and thus sets the course for modern, professional and price-conscious shop design.
The member companies of the dlv are Shopfitting companies, they plan and design shops, develop, produce and procure shopfittings, manage and install shopfitting projects. Supply companies from the following fields are members as well: Lighting, Building services engineering/ safety technology/ floors/ ceilings, Subcontractors/ pre-suppliers, Sales promotion at the POS and others from the data processing sector, trade fairs and institutions.
As a business organisation, the association represents companies in the capital goods industry. 80% of the TOP 50 shopfitting companies are members of the dlv. The association’s aims are strongly marketing-oriented and focus directly on the target group of its members, the retail sector.