Leveraging know-how

A lot of change has come to the tech market over the course of 2018. PSD2 is supposed to open the e-commerce market to SMEs, GDPR made a lot of noise back in May, while blockchain is gaining both traction and notoriety at the same time. WBJ sat down with Martin Zalewski, expert on design thinking, b...

Failed recruitment – what then?

Real financial losses, project delays, a drop in efficiency and low morale – these are only some of the consequences companies have to face after a failed recruitment. What support can employers count on from a recruitment agency? How do you set the rules right?

Locked content Comp signs deal worth PLN 56.29 mln

Comp in a consortium with its subsidiary Enigma Systemy Ochrony Informacji signed an agreement worth PLN 56.29 million with the State Treasury – the Information Resource Center (Centrum Zasobów Informatycznych) for the expansion of the cryptographic system – the company said in a press r...

Intermarché stays at Mysłowice warehouse

French supermarket chain Intermarché has renegotiated its agreement for the lease of 28,000 sqm of warehouse space at Distribution Park Portfolio in Mysłowice in Silesia. Colliers International represented the tenant in the transaction. Distribution Park Portfolio, which is owned by the Hines Poland...

Locked content €84 mln from EU for Skarżysko-Kamienna-Sandomierz railway

The European Commision awarded €84 million for the modernization of a 100-kilometer section of a railway connecting Skarżysko-Kamienna with Sandomierz in the Świętokrzyskie Province. “This EU-funded project will enable faster transport of cargo, and this, in turn, will bring new economic oppor...

Locked content EuroRating downgrades CCC rating to BBB-

EuroRating downgraded shoe retailer CCC rating to BBB- from BBB, confirmed negative outlook. Rating decrease resulted mainly from the deterioration of the company’s liabilities structure over the past several quarters. EuroRating underscored that the recent rapid growth in CCC assets was mainl...

Locked content LOT targets flight punctuality at 75% in September

During the last 30 days, LOT’s flights’ regularity rate was 99.3 percent. In the same period, the punctuality rate reached nearly 72 percent and was about 10 percentage points better than in June. In September LOT plans to achieve a punctuality of 75 percent, which should exceed the Euro...

EU court rejects Russian firms’ request to repeal sanctions

The European Court of Justice dismissed an appeal to cancel EU sanctions filed by Russian companies including Gazprom Neft and Rosneft as well as several Russian bankson Thursday. The court resolution confirmed that sanctions were applied correctly. The judges underscored that the purpose of sanctio...

Locked content Ambra sees growth of wine market at 6%

Wine producer Ambra expects wine market in Poland to grow at about 6 percent annually in the next years. In 2018/2019 Ambra wants to grow together with the market, CEO Robert Ogór said. According to the company representatives, in October Ambra plans to introduce a new brand of strong spirits to sti...

Locked content Forte H1 net profit down at PLN 7.62 mln

Furniture producer Forte had PLN 7.62 million of consolidated net profit attributable to shareholders in H1 2018 against PLN 45.63 million a year earlier, the company reported. H1 EBITDA amounted to PLN 58 million in comparison to PLN 70.48 million a year ago. Revenue reached PLN 553.54 million vers...