's temporary gross margin. Indications are that, despite improving demand, pricing remains competitive.
In France, Manpower's largest market, Q2 revenues were up by +14.2% from $1.1 billion in 2009 to $1
with January 2010.
In Italy, the number of hours worked by agency workers rose by +31.5% during the same period.
In France, the number of hours worked by agency workers was +24.5% higher than in January 2010
that the rise in penetration will stop” as companies are keen to grow and at the same time maintain their flexibility on the labour market.
Traditionally, France and the Netherlands have been Randstad’s biggest