EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Tesco Stores ČR

Company/Organisation:
Tesco Stores ČR

Geographic Location

Country: Czechia
Region: Stredocesky; Stredni Cechy
Location of affected unit(s): Postřižín

Company

Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.19 - Other retail sale in non-specialised stores
Group: Tesco Stores

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-09-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 18-09-2006
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2007
Planned Job Creation: 1200

Additional Information

Tesco Stores ČR, the most successful department store chain operating in the Czech Republic, has opened a new distribution and logistic centre in Postřižín near Prague. 600 people have already been hired in this centre. It is expected that the size of the staff to be doubled in 2007.