El Segundo, Calif. In response to opening six new stores in July, Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market announced that it received more than 10,000 applications for jobs in the last month.
The number of people applying to work at Fresh & Easy has nearly quadrupled since May.
Fresh & Easy recently announced its intention to hire 750 additional employees through September.
Amid a tough economic climate, the announcement of new jobs has been well received by surrounding neighborhoods.