EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Diepvries Monnickendam (Dimo)

Diepvries Monnickendam (Dimo)

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Region: Noord-Holland; West-Nederland
Location of affected unit(s): Monnickendam


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10 - Manufacture of food products
Number Employed: 130
Group: Pieters Groep

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 13-12-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 130
Planned Job Reductions max: 130
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2002
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2002
Direct Dismissals: 115

Additional Information

The Pieters group is an internationally oriented and integrated group specialized in the supply, processing, sales and distribution of high quality seafood. Besides more traditional products, the emphasis in production is gradually shifting towards products with a high added value. The group realised a estimated turnover of 214 million Euro in 2001. Through acquisitions in the Netherlands and Scandinavia, the number of employees raised to approx. 1300 persons.