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Geographic Location

Country: Italy


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.64 - Retail sale of sporting equipment in specialised stores

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-10-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Amplifon, the worldwide leader in the design, application and marketing of hearing systems, with headquarters in Milan , Italy, announced to hire 1,000 workers by the end of 2020.

Audiologists, engineers, computer scientists, and Big Data experts will support the technological and digital breakthrough of the hearing solutions group which is investing €65 billion in technological innovations. 

After several acquisitions worldwide, the group now relies on a network of 11,000 salespoints in 28 countries, of which 5,300 directly run by the company's 16,000 employees.