EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
46.17 - Agents involved in the sale of food, beverages and tobacco

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-11-2010
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 03-11-2010
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2011
Planned Job Creation: 120

Additional Information

On 3 November 2010, the organic food chain Alnatura announced the creation of 120 new jobs until 2011. Sales are increasing and more stores are being opened. This means that Alnatura seeks to have 59 or 72 branches by the end of 2010 and 2011. The recent job creation is part of this business expansion strategy. The company that currently employs 1,350 staff.