EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Cadbury Schweppes

Company/Organisation:
Cadbury Schweppes

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Wroclawski; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Wrocław

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.82 - Manufacture of cocoa, chocolate and sugar confectionery

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-09-2007
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 1350

Additional Information

Cadbury Schweppes, the multi-national producer of confectionary, has announced that it is to create 1,350 new jobs in Wroclaw with the development of a new site. The site at Wroclaw will produce sweets and chewing gum. Cadbury Schweppes already operates in Poland, and owns plants in Skarbimierz, Bielany Wrocławskie and Warsaw. As of September 2007, there is no information on when employment at the new site will commence.