EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Trade Centre

Trade Centre

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Greater Manchester North; Greater Manchester; North West
Location of affected unit(s): Rochdale


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
45.11 - Sale of cars and light motor vehicles

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-09-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 02-09-2019
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2019
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Trade Centre, a car retailer company, has started a recruitment process for 100 new vacancies in their new car supermarket in Rochdale. This will be the sixth car supermarket in UK and the first one in the North West. The majority of the new positions will be customer facing, but there are some positions for drivers, technicians and logistics operatives. It is being reported that the new site is going to open before the end of 2019. Trade Centre's management reports a stable growth of the company despite the current economic uncertainty.