EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Ain; Rhône-Alpes; Centre-Est
Location of affected unit(s): Saint-Vulbas, La Boisse


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
52.10 - Warehousing and storage
Number Employed: 5000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-03-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2021
Planned Job Creation: 180

Additional Information

In order to strengthen the local workforce and support the growth of its business in France and internationally, Veepee is creating 180 permanent positions for order pickers at its logistics sites in Saint-Vulbas and La Boisse (Ain). Veepee, which employs 5,000 people, has sales of €3.8 billion in 2020, with 66 million customers worldwide. To attract candidates against competitors, Veepee promotes financial benefits such as a thirteenth month's pay and bonuses, and employee welfare measures.

A previous recruitment announcement was recorded in the ERM Database with 200 job creations in 2019, in the same sites.