EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Rossmann Poland

Rossmann Poland

Geographic Location

Country: Poland


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.75 - Retail sale of cosmetic and toilet articles in specialised stores
Number Employed: 12000
Group: Rossman

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 10-01-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2014
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2014
Planned Job Creation: 2000

Additional Information

Drugstore chain Rossmann announced its plans to open 150 new stores and employ an additional 2,000 staff across Poland by the end of 2014.

Rossmann is a drugstore chain operating in Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Turkey and Albania. The company has been operating in Poland since 1993. It has 850 stores and employs 12,000 people across the country.

The ERM reported previously in 2010 on job creation by Rossmann in Poland.