EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Location of affected unit(s): various locations


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
56.2 - Event catering and other food service activities
Number Employed: 500
Group: Starbucks

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 23-01-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 23-01-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2018
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

Polish restaurant and coffee shop operator AmRest, which owns the Starbucks franchise in Romania, has announced the opening of new coffee shops in 2017 and 2018. This business expansion will result in the creation of 500 new jobs by the end of 2018.

As of 2016, the company has an employee base of 500 and a network of 28 coffee shops across seven cities in Romania.