Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Retail Trade, Except Of Motor Vehicles And Motorcycles
Retail Sale Of Other Household Equipment In Specialised Stores
47.51 - Retail sale of textiles in specialised stores

500 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
9 May 2017
Employment effect (start)
1 September 2017
Foreseen end date
9 May 2020


Polish retail chain Pepco is initiating operations in Lithuania and intends to create 500 jobs. The first store is expected to open in December 2017. In September 2017 the company will start a recruitment campaign. During the first three years of operations, the company plans to open about 50 stores to create 500 new jobs.

Pepco is a Polish discount retailer, which sells clothes, accessories, toys and discount household items. Apart from Poland, Pepco currently operates in several Central European countries such as Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Romania. The retail chain employs more than 9,000 employees with more than 700 stores in Poland and more than 1,000 stores all over Europe.


  • 9 May 2017: Verslo zinios
  • 12 May 2017: Lietuvos Rytas


Eurofound (2017), Pepco, Business expansion in Lithuania, factsheet number 90989, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/90989.