Thursday, October 3, 2019

Macy’s to hire 80,000 holiday workers

Chain Store Age
Macy’s holiday hiring is on pace with last year, but it’s increasing seasonal positions in a fast-growing area of its business.

The department store giant plans to hire approximately 80,000 workers for positions at its Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, call centers and distribution and fulfillment centers for the 2019 holiday season. The company’s physical stores will still account for a majority of the hires, but about 30,000 of the 80,000 seasonal positions will be based in fulfillment facilities, which is up some 6,500 positions from 2018. . . . more