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Ocean Parcs

Ocean Parcs

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
55.3 - Camping grounds, recreational vehicle parks and trailer parks

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-02-2009
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 2000

Additional Information

Ocean Parcs, a holiday company that operates Pontins, is to create 2,000 jobs at its holiday parks across the UK. The company is experiencing increased demand for its low cost UK-based holidays. It is not currently known how many people are employed by Ocean Parcs and, as of 15 February 2009, it is not known when or at which holiday parks these jobs will be created.