October 5, 2012

Chelmsford, Mass. -- The Kronos Retail Labor Index (RLI) rose to 4.5% in September, the highest reading in four years. (The Index is defined as the ratio of hires to applications within a given month, expressed as a percentage. A level of 3.0% means that for every 100 applications received, three hires occurred.)

September 6, 2012

A report released Thursday by workforce management solution-provider Kronos Inc. found that retail experienced gains in job applications and hiring during the month of August.

August 3, 2012

The Kronos Retail Labor Index edged down one-tenth to 4.2% in July, reflecting declines in both hires and applications.

July 5, 2012

The Kronos Retail Labor Index edged up to 4.2% in June from a reading of 4.1% in May.

May 3, 2012

The Kronos Retail Labor Index edged down to 3.8% in April from a March level that was revised three-tenths lower.

March 1, 2012

The Kronos Retail Labor Index released by the company showed that retail hiring is on the rise, even as fewer people seek jobs in the retail sector.

December 1, 2011

A report released Thursday by Kronos Inc. found that hiring in the retail sector continues to make marked improvements.

November 3, 2011

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.

October 11, 2011

A report released by Kronos said that the retail hiring levels have reached the highest mark in nearly three years.

May 9, 2011

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.

December 10, 2010

Kronos announced the December release of the Kronos Retail Labor Index, analyzing the relationship between the demand and supply sides of the labor market within the U.S. retail sector.

November 11, 2010

A report released by workforce management solution-provider Kronos found that holiday hiring levels are lagging behind 2009 numbers.

November 10, 2010

A report released by workforce management solution-provider Kronos found that holiday hiring levels are lagging...