EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Makro Poland

Makro Poland

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Warszawski; Mazowieckie; Centralny
Location of affected unit(s): Pruszków


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
46 - Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-04-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 20-04-2017
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Dutch wholesale chain Makro Poland has announced that it will create 100 new jobs at its new logistic centre in Pruszków. The centre, with an area of 10,000 m2, is expected to be operational in the second quarter of 2017. The chain has already started the recruitment process.

In 2016, the company implemented a restructuring programme affecting 681 jobs at its units across Poland.

Makro Poland has been operating in Poland since 1994. Currently, the company has 8 logistics parks (Poznań, Lublin, Teresin, Wrocław, Czeladź, Gliwice and two in Pruszków) and 30 wholesale stores across the country.