The Berlin-based shoe shop Zalando has recently published its financial statements for 2009. In this documented year the Zappos-like shop has made a loss of almost 1.6 million Euro. The actual sales figures were not released but the financial statements show that Zalando has established a subsidiaries for its brand Zign. The Zign-Label stands for shoes and accessories in modern designs. Zalando was founded at the end of 2008 and has been incubated by Rocket Internet, the incubator of the Samwer brothers.