The acquisition by 7(S)Personal has been retrospectively dated from 1 January 2012. The recruitment company operates internationally with offices found across Europe in Germany, France, the UK, the Netherlands
the Netherlands, staffing services have seen a continuous decline this year.
The association of Swedish staffing agencies reports mixed results with revenue derived from outplacement services showing the strongest
% in the first half of the year. The firm now derives 43% of its revenue from international operations in Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and the UK
in the Baltic states of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
Overall, the lowest unemployment rates were recorded in Austria (4.3%), Luxembourg (5.1%), Germany (5.4%) and the Netherlands (5.5%), and the highest
in Europe. In France and Ireland, hiring levels are lower than expected while in Italy and the Netherlands the market for professionals also shows signs of a contraction. The Scandinavian market is doing well