Online fashion retailer Zalando SE on March 7 said it partnered with logistics company FIEGE Logistik Holding Stiftung & Co. KG to operate its fulfillment center in Olsztynek, Poland, for its Zalando Lounge shopping club.
The 130,000-square-meter site will begin operating in March and employ 500 people.
Fiege will handle the hiring process and manage automation efforts, including sorting and directing orders.
Zalando Lounge is a shopping club through which users can shop for 2,500 brands with discounts and special sales campaigns. Besides the Poland site, which is the Lounge brand's first international fulfillment center, the company operates another site in Großbeeren, Germany.