EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Leroy Merlin

Company/Organisation:
Leroy Merlin

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Radomski; Mazowieckie; Centralny
Location of affected unit(s): Radom

Company

Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.5 - Retail sale of other household equipment in specialised stores

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-02-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 150

Additional Information

Home decor and gardening retail company Leroy Merlin announced plans to create 150 customer service and warehouse jobs at its new store in Radom, Poland. The unit, with an area of over 10,000 square metres, is expected to be launched in the second half of 2020. The source reports the chain has already initiated a recruitment process.

Operation in the country since 1994, the company runs over 60 stores employing over 10,000 people. The company already registered four additional events of job creation in 2019: 160 new jobs in February, 160 in March, 130 in July, 130 in August and 140 in November.  

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