EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Düsseldorf, Kreisfreie Stadt; Düsseldorf; Nordrhein-Westfalen
Location of affected unit(s): Düsseldorf Reisholz


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.8 - Manufacture of other food products
Number Employed: 312

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-05-2014
Planned Job Reductions min: 85
Planned Job Reductions max: 85
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy
Employment Effect Start: 27-05-2014
Direct Dismissals: 85

Additional Information

Zamek, a German producer of soups and spices, is to dismiss 85 employees at its headquarters in Düsseldorf. As reported the job losses are due to the company’s bankruptcy. In the middle of May, Zamek discharged 120 employees. Now, 85 of them will actually have to leave the company.