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 Gov’t to put tax on e-stores

The Polish government is not only going to impose a tax on retailers but on e-stores as well, Rzeczpospolita daily reported. According to the daily, some 20,000 e-stores operating in Poland may have to pay turnover tax. “Polish entities will be forced to implement higher prices which will lowe...

Locked content Sony to launch e-store in Poland

Polish anti-monopoly watchgod UOKiK has received a motion from several entities who applied to establish a joint venture and open a Sony e-store, Rzeczpospolita daily reported. “Sony is going to establish an official e-store,” UOKiK informed. Representatives at Sony denied that the compa...

Locked content 30% of Poles buy car insurance online

According to data by mfind.pl, as many 30 percent of Poles bought the OC/AC insurance online and 82 percent of them have heard about such possibility. The survey was conducted between September 1 and 15 on a sample of 965 adult people. In 2015, Internet Ventures FIZ fund joined Krajowy Fundusz Kapit...

Locked content Polish e-commerce market in European top 5 – report

Poland, as one of five largest e-commerce markets in Europe accounts for 13 percent of direct leases, according to a report by Prologis Research. The top three markets for direct lease e-fulfillment represent the main consumption markets, with 28 percent of direct leasing in Germany, 22 percent in t...

Locked content Poles buy in e-pharmacies

The e-commerce market in Poland is growing. Also online pharmacies are becoming more common. According to a raport created by Gemius, on average, Poles spend PLN 138 on medicine and buy six or seven items for PLN 23 each. A visit at the pharmacy’s web site lasts around seven minutes. Karolina ...