EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: München, Kreisfreie Stadt; Oberbayern; Bayern
Location of affected unit(s): München


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.59 - Retail sale of furniture, lighting equipment and other household articles in specialised stores
Number Employed: 160
Group: XXXLutz

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-10-2013
Planned Job Reductions min: 160
Planned Job Reductions max: 160
Type of Restructuring: Closure
Employment Effect Start: 09-10-2013
Foreseen End Date: 16-10-2013
Direct Dismissals: 160

Additional Information

As announced on 8 October 2013, Austria-based furnishing house chain XXXLutz will close its branch in Munich (Bavaria) and thus make 160 people redundant.

This is reported to be due to small warehousing space. The employees will be immediately released from duty.