EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Kaliski; Wielkopolskie; Polnocno-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Kalisz


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles, apparel, leather and related products
13 - Manufacture of textiles

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-01-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 100
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2009

Additional Information

Wistil, a producer of fabrics for trousers, suits, and skirts, is to cut 100 jobs at its factory in Kalisz by the end of March 2009. The goods are made of either polyester, polyester viscose or poliester cotton fibres. The reason of the job reduction is falling demand for the company's products.