Business expansion
Hrvatska; Kontinentalna Hrvatska; Grad Zagreb
Location of affected unit(s)
Rugvica, Zagreb
Retail Trade, Except Of Motor Vehicles And Motorcycles
Retail Sale Of Other Household Equipment In Specialised Stores
47.59 - Retail sale of furniture, lighting equipment and other household articles in specialised stores

250 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
3 February 2014
Employment effect (start)
16 February 2014
Foreseen end date
4 March 2014


The Swedish company IKEA is to open a new department store in Zagreb in the summer of 2014 with the creation of 250 jobs. In early February 2014, IKEA announced that it would begin its recruitment process with the hiring of 110 employees. These employees will work in IKEA’s food departments, in deliveries and in maintenance. The recruitment for a further 140 jobs began in late February and ended on 7 March. These employees will work in sales and in the customer relations department.


  • 3 February 2014: Poslovni dnevnik
  • 4 February 2014: Croatia week


Eurofound (2014), IKEA, Business expansion in Croatia, factsheet number 76549, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/76549.