May 15, 2017
A home improvement chain is taking a page from science fiction to keep employees safe.
May 15, 2017
Walmart is the subject of a federal lawsuit involving its alleged treatment of pregnant workers. 
May 12, 2017
A specialty retailer’s new point-of-sale upgrade is helping to meet — and surpass — its customers’ expectations.
May 5, 2017

The legal issue that most frequently keeps retail employers awake at night is the classification of workers as employees vs. independent contractors. 

May 5, 2017
The retail industry had some good news on the job front in April.
May 4, 2017
Job losses are piling up in the retail industry amid ongoing store closings. 
May 3, 2017
Despite retailer efforts to deliver information, store employees still struggle to access the information needed to complete tasks. 
May 2, 2017

Monday's May Day demonstrations across the country and world are yet another reminder that we are in a politically precarious position in this country. 

May 1, 2017
A fast-growing convenience store operator has announced a major hiring initiative.
April 7, 2017
The country’s unemployment rate fell to 4.5% in March, however a volatile retail landscape continues to negatively impact merchant’s payrolls. 
April 6, 2017

Amazon continues its hiring spree. 

April 6, 2017

The retail giant is reorganizing its U.S. technology division — a move that will impact about 10% of its workforce.

March 24, 2017
Home Depot disclosed an ongoing Environmental Protection Agency investigation into its lead safety practices related to its installation services business.
March 22, 2017
Starbucks Corp. is ramping up its job hiring, here and abroad. It’s also doubling down on its commitment to the nation’s veterans. 
March 17, 2017
The increasingly digital customer is impacting the evolution of new, distinct store formats.
March 16, 2017
Brick-and-mortar retailers are fighting harder than ever to remain relevant among digitally driven shoppers.
March 15, 2017

By virtually outsourcing cashiers, Amazon Go has the potential to turn the traditional retail job, a long-time cornerstone of the American economy, on its head. 

March 14, 2017

Walmart issued $157 million in bonuses to 850,000 employees based upon store performance. 

March 13, 2017
Data and analytics is more than a business foundation — it is a key differentiator in an increasingly competitive marketplace, according to Target’s senior VP Paritosh Desai.
March 13, 2017
Asda is making its workforce an enticing offer.
March 9, 2017
It’s hard to drive camaraderie among a highly dispersed workforce — but HSN has found a way.
March 7, 2017
New parents working at Nordstrom are about to get a break.
March 2, 2017
With its busy spring selling season about to commence, The Home Depot wants to make its hiring process as easy as possible.
February 23, 2017
On the heels of announcing a comprehensive restructuring plan, Sears eliminated 130 jobs at its corporate office on Thursday, Feb. 23.