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

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


On 4 February 2014, Portuguese food retail company Jerónimo Martins, owner of the store chain Biedronka in Poland, announced it plans to create over 280 jobs at the newly opened distribution centre in Kraków. The centre will supply articles to 150 stores in the region. The investment is worth approx. 100 mln PLN.

Jerónimo Martins has been operating in Poland since 1995. The company has about 2,400 stores in 900 Polish cities and 14 distribution centres across Poland. Jerónimo Martins employs over 45,000 people in Poland.

For previously reported recent restructuring events please see: Jerónimo Martins-PO2013a, Jerónimo Martins-PO2013b, Jerónimo Martins-PO2012a, Jerónimo Martins-PO2012b.


  • 4 February 2014: Gazeta Wyborcza


Eurofound (2014), Jerónimo Martins, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 76551, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/76551.