EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Hungary


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: 11034
Group: Tesco

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-10-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-10-2021
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

Tesco-Global, the Hungarian subsidiary of British retail store chain Tesco, is planning on employing 500 new workers in the country. The company is hiring so that they could adequately serve the increased traffic and demand in the pre-Christmas period. The recruitment campaign is starting in the beginning of October 2021, with plans to hire new permanent workers in both the in-person, and the online stores. Tesco-Global operates several hundred stores in the country.