EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
53 - Postal and courier activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-08-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 08-08-2019
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Polish postal operator InPost has announced that it plans to hire up to 1,000 employees many of whom could be former employees of the competitor courier company Geis. Geis decided to close down its parcel division developing cargo only activities. InPost intends to employ couriers, picking and sorting staff as well as mid-level management staff at the units across the country. The source also reports that InPost is capturing Geis’ clients offering them contracts for parcel services. InPost has been operating in Poland since 2006.