EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Administrative services
Administrative and support service activities
79.11 - Travel agency activities
Number Employed: 850
Group: TUI AG

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-06-2020
Planned Job Reductions min: 317
Planned Job Reductions max: 583
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2020

Additional Information

The French subsidiary of the German tour operator TUI announced a reorganisation at a Social and Economic Committee (ESC) meeting that will lead to cut of 317 to 583 positions. This announcement is part of a global reorganisation announced by the group which aims to eliminate 8,000 positions worldwide.
According to the management, the project provides for the elimination of 317 posts, excluding the potential impact in the integrated branch network. In the event of the closure of these agencies, the impact would amount to 583 positions.
The employees of the tour operator, number one in Europe, are on short-time working since mid-March until mid-September. The Group has approximately 850 employees with permanent contracts in France. 

Two previous reorganisation were announced in 2013 (306 job cuts) and 2012 (484 job cuts).