EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Żabka Polska

Company/Organisation:
Żabka Polska

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Pomorskie; Polnocny
Location of affected unit(s): Pruszcz Gdański

Company

Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.11 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating
Group: Penta Investment

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 22-10-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-04-2015
Planned Job Creation: 250

Additional Information

Convenience store chain, Żabka Polska, announced that it plans to create 250 jobs at its fourth logistics centre, which will be located in Pruszcz Gdański. The centre is expected to be operational by April 2015 and the company will start the recruitment process in late December 2014.

Żabka was founded in 1998 and it operates in Poland and Czech Republic. Currently, the company has 2,800 units across Poland.