EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Aachen, Kreis; Köln; Nordrhein-Westfalen
Location of affected unit(s): Stolberg


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products
20.41 - Manufacture of soap and detergents, cleaning and polishing preparations
Number Employed: 620
Group: Dalli

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 29-10-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 98
Planned Job Reductions max: 98
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2013
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013

Additional Information

As announced on October 29, 2012 German detergent producer Dalli will cut 98 jobs in Stolberg, North Rhine-Westfalia. This is due to increasing commodity prices.

In total, Dalli employs 620 people in Stolberg. Along with other sites, 245 out of 1500 employees will be made redundant, some of them could be in the Netherlands. However, Dalli did not specify which other locations in the group are affected. Job cuts shall be realized in 2013. Dalli aims to avoid forced redundancies.