EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Delivery Hero

Delivery Hero

Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Berlin-West, Stadt; Berlin
Location of affected unit(s): Berlin


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
53.2 - Other postal and courier activities
Number Employed: 3900

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 30-01-2023
Planned Job Reductions min: 156
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 30-01-2023
Direct Dismissals: 156

Additional Information

As announced on 30 January 2023, the German restaurant delivery company Delivery Hero, will be cutting 156 jobs due to internal restructuring in Germany. The job restructuring has become necessary due to a weakening demand in order to reduce costs and become profitable for the first time. Mainly affected by the reduction will be employees at Delivery Hero’s headquarter in Berlin working in administration. As of today, there are no information on timeframe nor the kind of reduction available.

Currently, there are approximately 3,900 employees at Delivery Hero’s headquarter in Berlin.

A previous expansion has been recorded in the ERM database, where Delivery Hero created 1000 jobs in Germany (Delivery Hero-2020-DE).