Location of affected unit(s):
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.91 - Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet
Type of Restructuring:
Employment Effect Start:
Planned Job Creation:
Zalando, a German mail order company, profits from an increase in orders of shoes, textiles and sporting goods; it will therefore create 500 new jobs at its main logistics centre in Erfurt (Thuringia). Erfurt is said to have an excellent location for reaching Zalando's 14 destination countries. The workforce will increase from 1,500 to 2,000 employees within the next couple of months.