EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
46 - Wholesale trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles
Number Employed: 4400
Group: Eurocash

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-10-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 638
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2012

Additional Information

Tradis, a distributor of food, household chemicals and cosmetics, will reportedly release up to 638 employees across all its units in Poland before the end of the year. The restructuring process is already taking place and 36 people have been made redundant.

In 2011 the company was acquired by Eurocash group. The new owner is implementing a restructuring programme that consists of staff reductions and shutting down 12 wholesale points across Poland.