Maisons du Monde is a French home decor and furniture company founded by Xavier Marie in 1990. The company started with four stores in cities across France - Bordeaux, Lyon, Quimper, and Vichy. Today, the Maisons du Monde group has more than 260 stores just in Europe, and many more around the world.
Maisons du Monde prides itself on being able to offer "lifestyle universes for every style and every budget". The company employees a full-fledged in-house design and creative team that draws inspiration from around the world to conceptualise and create new & trendy designs. For every product type, the company offers seven different styles - Vintage, Modern, Classic chic, Industrial, Seaside, Country house, and Exotic - to serve the sensibilities of every type of customer. The complete product portfolio includes 16,000 different models, and each year one new furniture collection and two new decoration collections are added.
Maisons du Monde has found great acceptance and growth over the years. From €49 million in 2001, sales have grown to €882 million in 2016. Of the total sales, 64% is within France, and 36% is abroad.