Business expansion
Poludniowy; Slaskie;
Location of affected unit(s)
Dąbrowa Górnicza
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.1 - Warehousing and storage

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
16 May 2005
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Gillette Group Poland and DHL Solutions, business unit of DHL Logistics, jointly opened a logistic centre in Dąbrowa Górnicza, which will become one of Gillette’s largest distribution centres in Europe. The investment outlays amount to €2.5 million. The centre will supply Gillette products to customers across Central Europe: Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Slovakia as well as distributor markets in Africa and Asia.

In addition to storing goods, DHL will offer services such as goods packaging, stickering, and re-packaging according to specific needs of various commercial operators, special packaging for promotional purposes, PCV foil packing and welding.


  • 16 May 2005: The Polish Information and Foreign Investment Agency


Eurofound (2005), Gillette Group Poland and DHL Solutions, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 61591, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/61591.