EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
56.1 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities
Number Employed: 64000
Group: McDonald's

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-09-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 25-09-2013
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 1500

Additional Information

As announced on September 24, 2013, fast-food company McDonald’s will create about 1,500 jobs in Germany by the end of the year.

A spokesperson announced that McDonald’s will open between 20 and 30 new restaurants in Germany. In total, the company employs 64,000 people in Germany. In 2012, the company had already created 2,000 jobs.

For previous restructuring cases see McDonald’s 2012 and McDonald’s 2010.