EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Lincolnshire; East Midlands
Location of affected unit(s): Skegness, Boston.


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

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 29-11-2004
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 450

Additional Information

More than 300 positions have been created by the opening of a new Tesco store in Skegness. 150 jobs were also created by the opening of another store in Boston.