German online fashion platform Zalando will open two additional fulfillment centers in Poland, expanding its facilities by 240,000 sqm overall.
One fulfillment center is already under construction in Białe Błota near Bydgoszcz, while the construction of the second, in Bydgoszcz itself, will start at the beginning of 2022.
The fulfillment center in Bydgoszcz will have a total area of 140,000 sqm, including office facilities, and is scheduled to open in the Q2 of 2023. This site is expected to create up to 3,500 jobs in the long term.
The Białe Błota fulfillment center will occupy more than 100,000 sqm and provide additional warehouse space. It is expected to create around 800 jobs. Its opening is scheduled for March 2022.
The fulfillment centers will make use of pro-ecological solutions, such as enhanced building thermal insulation, charging stations for electric cars, and rainwater collection and redistribution.