EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Austria


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.71 - Retail sale of clothing in specialised stores
Group: C&A

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-08-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 170

Additional Information

The German fashion retail company C&A currently plans to expand its business in Austria further. An additional 18 shops will be opened by the end of 2004. C&A will then run 115 stores across the country. According to the management’s announcements of mid-August 2004, this expansion activity will create about 170 jobs.