EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Kesko Senukai Lithuania

Kesko Senukai Lithuania

Geographic Location

Country: Lithuania
Region: Klaipedos apskritis; Lietuva
Location of affected unit(s): Klaipeda


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.19 - Other retail sale in non-specialised stores
Number Employed: 3378
Group: Kesko Senukai

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-12-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 20-12-2019
Foreseen End Date: 31-01-2020
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Kesko Senukai Lithuania, one of the largest retail chains for building and household supplies in Lithuania, is to create around 100 new jobs in Klaipeda in January 2020. The company will open a new store in Klaipeda that will occupy 11,000 square meters space. Currently Kesko Senukai Lithuania employs 3,378 employees.

Kesko Senukai is a group of companies which runs the largest retail chain of house building, home repairing and improvement stores in the Baltics. The group owes 85 stores in Lithuania, 16 stores in Latvia and Estonia, and 14 stores in Belorussia. Kesko Senukai Lithuania (previously named Senuku prekybos centras) was established in Lithuania in 1992.