EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Nord; Nord - Pas-De-Calais
Location of affected unit(s): Hénin-Beaumont


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47 - Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
Group: Ikea

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-12-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-12-2006
Planned Job Creation: 290

Additional Information

The Swedish furniture manufacturer Ikea will open a new store in Hénin-Beaumont (North of France). 290 new jobs will be created by the end of 2006.