EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.1 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores
Number Employed: 75000
Group: Carrefour

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-06-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 03-07-2006
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2006
Planned Job Creation: 9000

Additional Information

The French group: Carrefour (75,000 employees), number two of the distribution in the world, has announced that the group will recruit 9,000 new employees (including 3,000 apprentices) before December 2006. The Carrefour group has defined a plan of business expansion because the group records a strong development in France.