EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Slovenia
Region: Podravska; Slovenija
Location of affected unit(s): Hoče


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: 648

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-09-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-06-2020
Foreseen End Date: 01-09-2022
Planned Job Creation: 110

Additional Information

Jagros, a family-owned retail and restaurant company, plans to employ at least 110 workers in a new logistics centre and shopping premises in Hoče. The distribution centre will supply their shops with commodities such as food, home appliances, and textiles. The investment will be carried out in two phases: the store will be built first and then the logistics centre. Business expansion will require 30 new employees in sales and between 80 and 100 in logistics.