EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Drôme; Rhône-Alpes; Centre-Est
Location of affected unit(s): Albon


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products
15.12 - Manufacture of luggage, handbags and the like, saddlery and harness
Number Employed: 100

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-01-2018
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 15-01-2018
Foreseen End Date: 01-01-2019
Planned Job Creation: 180

Additional Information

The luxury leather goods manufacturer Algo has announced its plans to recruit 180 employees by 2019. Algo is building a new site at Albon (Drôme) that will open in 2019. In the meantime, Algo uses a provisory site in the same area and will recruit 30 employees in the coming weeks. It will recruit 150 more employees in the coming months.