EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Location of affected unit(s): across the country


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
56.1 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities
Number Employed: 16000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 23-04-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

On 23 April 2013, US fast food chain McDonald’s announced it plans to create at least 1,000 new jobs in 2013. The chain plans to expand its activities in Poland. The company is to recruit people of all ages, also people aged over 50. The chain will provide special trainings and workshops for the employed staff.

Currently, McDonald’s employs 16,000 people in 304 restaurants across the country.