EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

De Harense Smid

De Harense Smid

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Region: Noord-Nederland


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.43 - Retail sale of audio and video equipment in specialised stores
Number Employed: 700

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 09-11-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 133
Planned Job Reductions max: 133
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2012
Foreseen End Date: 01-06-2013

Additional Information

Electronics retail group De Harense Smid announced it will close 12 shops in the northern region of the Netherlands, resulting in the loss of 133 jobs in the first months of 2013.