EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany


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: 11000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-06-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 11-06-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-10-2021
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

As announced on 11 June 2021, the German division of Austrian furniture retailer XXXLutz will be hiring 1,000 new trainee recruits in 2021. XXXLutz is hiring in 15 different departments all over Germany - among others in sales, administration, online retail, storage and restaurant. Over the last decade, XXXLutz has hired thousands of young trainee recruits and intends to continue this strategy despite challenging times caused by COVID-19. Due to the COVID-19 related lockdown, XXXLutz optimised and digitalised many of its courses. 

XXXLutz has currently approximately 11,000 employees in Germany.