EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Italy
Region: Milano; Lombardia; Nord Ovest
Location of affected unit(s): Paderno Dugnano


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.4 - Retail sale of information and communication equipment in specialised stores
Number Employed: 105
Group: Darty

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 10-12-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 105
Planned Job Reductions max: 105
Type of Restructuring: Merger/Acquisition
Employment Effect Start: 01-02-2013
Direct Dismissals: 105

Additional Information

Darty, French retailer of consumer electronics, willsell its 20 Italian stores to Dps-Trony group. However, the Darty store of Paderno Dugnano (in the province of Milan) will not be taken over and 105 job will be lost.

The workers are demanding alternative solutions to collective dismissals.