EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Warszawa; Mazowieckie; Centralny
Location of affected unit(s): Warsaw


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.71 - Retail sale of clothing in specialised stores

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 29-07-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2019
Planned Job Creation: 250

Additional Information

The Irish ‘fast fashion’ chain Primark has announced that it will create over 250 jobs at its first store in Poland. Primark has signed a lease agreement for 3,600 squared meters of retail space at the Galeria Młociny in Warsaw. The recruitment process is expected initiate in September 2019. The company will look for managers, sale managers, shop-assistants, storage staff, cash settlements specialists as well visual merchandising specialists.

Primark, headquartered in Dublin (Republic of Ireland), was founded in 1969. The chain has over 370 stores in 12 countries. Primark employs over 75,000 people.