EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.42 - Retail sale of telecommunications equipment in specialised stores

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-04-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2014
Planned Job Creation: 1400

Additional Information

Telecommunications company Vodafone has announced the creation of 1,400 new jobs across 150 new stores.  As announced, the total investment in the UK will reach £1bn in 2014.  The stores are expected to be open by the end of 2014.