EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Location of affected unit(s): Włoszczowa, Pszczyna


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of wood and paper products, and printing
16.23 - Manufacture of other builders\' carpentry and joinery
Number Employed: 500
Group: Koronea Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 10-07-2019
Planned Job Reductions min: 500
Type of Restructuring: Closure
Employment Effect Start: 10-07-2019

Additional Information

The Polish producer of wooden windows and doors Stolbud Włoszczowa has announced that it will close down its two production facilities in Włoszczowa and Pszczyna. As a result, about 500 job vacancies will be cut. The company has copied with financial difficulties for a few years. In 2018, the company cut significantly the production in the factories.

Stolbud was founded in 1965. Currently, the company is part of the Koronea Group. The group has 8 production sites, employs about 3,000 people, and its products are sold in 37 countries worldwide.