The first employees of ALDI Nord's Krakow/Poland technology centre started work in early October. Thanks to the investment, the company is continuing its transformation and digitalisation. Ultimately, the chain plans to create a team of about 250 IT specialists in Kraków by mid-2022.
- Digitalization is a top priority for ALDI Nord. We are delighted that with the technology centre in Krakow we will be able to significantly strengthen our technology organisation. The centre is an important step in taking our core business to the next level of digital development and supporting innovation," said Sinanudin Omerhodzic, Chief Technology Officer at ALDI Einkauf SE & Co. oHG.
The new centre relies on the cooperation of internal and external IT specialists and works on IT projects and solutions for ALDI Nord. By doing so, the company is blazing new trails to optimally support and actively lead the transformation process.
- We are delighted that ALDI Nord has chosen Krakow. This step shows once again that Poland offers new opportunities in the IT market, and is an attractive market for discount retail," said Sinanudin Omerhodzic, Chief Technology Officerw ALDI Einkauf SE & Co. oHG.
Ultimately, the chain plans to create a team of about 250 IT specialists in Kraków by mid-2022. At the same time ALDI Nord is consistently expanding the Technology Organisation in Essen.