A report released Thursday by Kronos Inc. found that hiring in the retail sector continues to make marked improvements.
The Kronos Retail Labor Index edged down to 3.8% in October 2011, following an upwardly revised 4.2% for September, which was the first reading above 4% since October 2008.
99 Cents Only Stores reported that same-store sales for the second quarter rose 6.7%.
Retail hiring is on the rise, according to the May report of the Kronos Retail Labor Index, a family of metrics and indices that analyze the relationship between the demand and supply sides of the labor market within the U.S. retail sector.
A report released by workforce management solution-provider Kronos found that holiday hiring levels are lagging...