Business expansion
Polnocno-Zachodni; Wielkopolskie; Poznanski
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.10 - Warehousing and storage

800 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
25 May 2021
Employment effect (start)
1 August 2021
Foreseen end date


International courier and express mail service provider DHL Supply Chain, a subsidiary of courier company DHL, has announced that it will create over 800 jobs at its new unit in Żerniki near Poznań. The logistics centre, consisting of 105,000 square metres, is expected to be launched in August 2021. The unit is planned to provide its services to Zalando, an online clothing retailer.

DHL is a part of Deutsche Post DHL Group. Worldwide, DHL employs 360,000 people in 220 countries and regions. In Poland, DHL Supply Chain has been operating since 2002. Previous restructuring cases included creation of 300 jobs announced in January 2019 (DHL Supply Chain2019_01-PL) and creation of 700 jobs announced in April 2019 (DHL Supply Chain2019_04-PL).



Eurofound (2021), DHL Supply Chain, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 104905, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/104905.