According to the German trade magazine Schuhkurier, Schuhplus has recorded the most successful business year in its 16-year history. The German mail-order retail specialist for extra-large men's and women's shoes posted an increase of 25 percent in its operating result for 2018. For its stationary business at the company's headquarters in Verden, Schuhplus reports that sales increased by 20 percent. The company plans to enter Eastern European markets and launch its website in further languages over the course of this year. It also aims to integrate two new domestic online sales platforms during the first quarter.