EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Wroclaw; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Wrocław


Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
69.2 - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-10-2015
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2015
Planned Job Creation: 125

Additional Information

3M, the American manufacturer of office and packaging stationery and related products, has announced that will create 125 jobs at its new shared services centre in Wrocław by the end of 2015. In total, the company will invest PLN 3.7mn and create 500 positions in the centre by the end of 2018. The investment will receive almost PLN 3.1mn (EUR 0.73mn USD 0.78mn) public support from the Polish government. The centre will provide back office services, including accounting, IT, managerial and administrative services, for the group’s companies operating in Europe, the Near East and Africa. 3M employs around 88,000 people worldwide and operates in 65 countries. It has been operating in Poland since 1991. The company has 7 facilities in Wrocław.