EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Lacroix Electronics

Company/Organisation:
Lacroix Electronics

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Pomorskie; Polnocny
Location of affected unit(s): Kwidzyń

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment
Number Employed: 1400

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-05-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 31-12-2017
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

French electronics company Lacroix Electronics has announced that it will create 200 new jobs at its production facility in Kwidzyń. In the next few months, the company will build its third production hall in the city; the unit will be located in the Pomeranian Special Economic Zone, Poland. The company will hire mainly production staff.

Lacroix Electronics provides its products to clients operating in civil avionics and defence, automotive industry, home and building automation as well as healthcare. The company has its production facilities in France, Germany, Tunisia and Poland. The company has been operating in Kwidzyń, Poland, since 1999. Currently, the company employs 1,400 people in the city.