June 20, 2017
Lowe’s Foods is taking steps to increase efficiency across its workforce.
June 14, 2017

Amazon’s innovative re-training program has hit an all-time high. 

June 13, 2017

Sears Holdings is reducing headcount as part of its ongoing effort to deliver $1.25 billion in annualized cost reductions. It's also losing a key online executive.

June 12, 2017
McDonald’s is leveraging a hot app to encourage teens to join its workforce.
June 9, 2017
Lowe's is making another round of job cuts.
June 8, 2017
Digital retailing is intensifying, yet retail associates still don’t have the technology they need to serve customers when they visit in-store.
June 2, 2017
The unemployment rate has hit a new, but welcomed milestone.
June 2, 2017
Walmart is no stranger to innovation. 
June 1, 2017
Amazon is preparing to expand its fulfillment capabilities in Georgia.
June 1, 2017
While the industry continues to explore how to leverage virtual reality, Walmart is embracing the technology in a big way.
May 26, 2017
Starbucks is keeping good on its latest national initiative. 
May 23, 2017

Walmart  is stepping up its commitment to its workers who serve in the military by covering the difference when an employee's military salary is less than what the person makes working at the store.

May 18, 2017
Automation may be mission-critical to operational longevity in the retail industry, but it could be creating a significant pool of “stranded workers.”
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.