Friday, June 29, 2018

What Kohl’s Early Call for Holiday Workers Says About the State of Retail Jobs

Kohl’s is getting an exceptionally early start to the holiday season this year.

On Wednesday, the retailer put out a call for seasonal workers, a full two months before most of its competitors typically start their annual hiring sprees in earnest. The chain said it plans to beef up its workforce at more than 300 of its 1,100 total stores nationwide. Hiring will continue later this summer through the fall at additional stores, along with distribution and e-commerce fulfillment centers and credit operations.. . . more