Locked content Amazon will invest in Poland?

The Polish unit of e-commerce giant Amazon announced that it does not rule out more investments in the country. On Monday, Steve Harman, Director of Continental Europe FC Operations, told the PAP news agency that the company has not ruled out plans for further investments in Poland. Besides, Amazon ...

Locked content Hana Group to take over Amazon logistics center

Luxembourg-based GLL Hana Private Real Estate has filed a motion with antimonopoly watchdog UOKIK  to take over the Amazon logistics center in Poznań.  The company wants to acquire a 100 percent stake in Amazon fulfillment, the owner of the facility. GLL Hana Private Real Estate is part of Hana Fina...

Locked content Amazon sells its logisitcs center for €70 mln

E-commerce giant Amazon has sold its Wrocław-Bielany logistics center to GLL Real Estate Partners for €70 million. “Amazon is committed to creating long-term jobs in Poland and this transaction does not impact our commitment to the Polish market. We already operate this type of lease structure...

Locked content Amazon to hire 1,000 people in Poland this year

The Polish unit of e-commerce giant Amazon is going to create over 1,000 new jobs in Poland this year, the company reported on Friday. Currently, it employs 4,500 people. “The majority of the new jobs will be those requring high qualifications, in such fields as IT, engineering, finance, HR an...

Locked content Amazon to expand in Poland

E-commerce giant Amazon is planning to expand its logistics centers in Europe, including in Poland, Kerry Person, general director at Amazon Polska told the Polish Press Agency (PAP). Person said that the company is looking for new locations. “There is a great potential in Poland and we will d...

Locked content Amazon spent over PLN 1 bln in Poland

Within 36 months, Amazon has invested PLN 1.4 billion in buildings and equipment  in Poland, Rzeczpospolita daily reported. Roy Perticucci, Vice President for EU Operations at Amazon told the daily that the company is going to create more permanent jobs, currently it employs this way 3,000 people at...

Locked content Minister of Economy summons Amazon management

Following a report conducted by the National Labour Inspectorate (PIP,) which revealed that Amazon has been breaching labor laws, the Minister of the Economy, Janusz Piechociński, delegated deputy minister Ilona Antoniszyn-Klik to straighten out the situation at the Amazon logistics centers. “...

Locked content Amazon to hire thousands of people in Poland

Amazon is going to employ several thousand people in two Polish warehouses, Manpower human resource consulting firm informed in a press release. The recruitment process will last from July 6 to October. The jobs will be created in Bielany Wrocławskie (Lower Silesia) and in Sady near Poznań. The gros...

Locked content Amazon Poland workers threaten strike

When Amazon, the world’s largest online store,  announced plans to open three distribution centers in Poland, it was poised to be one of the country’s largest employers. Now, however, the excitement has died down, as workers at Amazon Poland’s centers in Wrocław and Poznań have voiced their disgrunt...