EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Coop Atlantique

Coop Atlantique

Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
52.10 - Warehousing and storage
Number Employed: 2900

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-01-2020
Planned Job Reductions min: 142
Planned Job Reductions max: 142
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2020
Foreseen End Date: 24-12-2020
Direct Dismissals: 142

Additional Information

The food distribution cooperative 'Coop Atlantique', based in Saintes (Charente-Maritime) has announced an employment safeguard plan with 142 job cuts in two logistic sites. 
The warehouses at Condat-sur-Vienne (Haute-Vienne), near Limoges, are due to close permanently: 58 jobs will be lost. The group will also close its Saintes warehouse and cut 84 jobs.

Coop Atlantique aims to reorganise its logistic operations to save 192 stores. In January 2018, Coop Atlantique had already closed a site at Ingrandes in the Vienne department and cut 92 jobs as part of a plan to reorganise its logistics.