EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Sunderland; Northumberland and Tyne and Wear; North East
Location of affected unit(s): Sunderland


Sector: Administrative services
Administrative and support service activities
82.2 - Activities of call centres
Number Employed: 700

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-09-2009
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2010
Planned Job Creation: 203

Additional Information

The call centre 2Touch has announced plans to create 203 new jobs in Sunderland. The new jobs are required due to the new contracts the company has secured with British Telecom. The new posts will be filled over the next six months.