EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.11 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating
Number Employed: 42000
Group: Tengelmann

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-07-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 27-07-2006
Planned Job Creation: 2000

Additional Information

On 27 July 2006 the German food discount chain Plus announced to create 2000 new jobs and to provide 200 new apprenticeships in the 'forthcoming years'(no precise employment timeline given). This job creation is due to business expansion involving a refurbishment of the outlets.