Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Retail Trade, Except Of Motor Vehicles And Motorcycles
Retail Sale In Non-Specialised Stores
47.11 - Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating

500 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
22 June 2014
Employment effect (start)
22 June 2014
Foreseen end date
31 December 2014


Profi Rom Food, a discount chain of supermarkets, has announced that it will create 500 jobs in Romania by the end of 2014. According to the source, this is part of an expansive growth plan. The company opened 63 new stores in 2013 and is looking to open more in 2014. The source reports that the supermarket chain increased its turnover in 2013 by 26% from the previous year.

The Profi brand is a subsidiary of Louis Delhaize, a retail group which owns supermarkets and hypermarkets. The ERM previously reported on restructuring at Profi Rom Food in 2012


  • 23 June 2014: eClujeanul
  • 22 June 2014: Ziua de Cluj


Eurofound (2014), Profi Rom Food, Business expansion in Romania, factsheet number 77258, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/77258.