EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Denmark
Region: København og Frederiksberg kommuner


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.11 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating
Number Employed: 3000
Group: Coop Danmark

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-06-2003
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Planned Job Creation: 600

Additional Information

Fakta, a discount super market under Coop Denmark, announces that they will hire 600 new employees in 48 new supermarkets before 2005. Other discount shops have will probably also need more employees. Fakta hopes that they can employ some of the 600 that was fired from Kvickly and Magasin last month.