EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Italy


Sector: Retail
Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles
47.91 - Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet
Number Employed: 0

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 14-08-2015
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 30-03-2016
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

German online fashion retailer Zalando is to hire 100 employees in Italy. The company is to open a storehouse during the first months of 2016 in the Centre or Northern Italy, which should serve Italy, Austria and Switzerland. The company is performing a fast growth and is intended to increase its presence in the Italian e-commerce market, whose value is reported to steadily increase (+16% in 2014).