EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Nestlé Purina PetCare

Company/Organisation:
Nestlé Purina PetCare

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Wroclawski; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Nowa Wieś Wrocławska

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.92 - Manufacture of prepared pet foods
Number Employed: 500
Group: Nestlé

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 05-02-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 11-02-2016
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2016
Planned Job Creation: 300

Additional Information

Swiss pet food producer Nestlé Purina PetCare, a subsidiary of Nestlé, has announced that it will create 300 new jobs at its facility in Nowa Wieś Wrocławska by the end of 2016. The restructuring programme is associated with the plans to expand the production. The company is mainly looking for machine operators and forklift drivers. The factory has been operating since March 2015 and currently employs 500 people. This factory is the first one of Nestle Purina’s plants in Poland and the third one in Central Europe.