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Macy's plans to add 85K seasonal holiday hiring workers

...events.Cincinnati, Ohio-based Macy's employs about 166,900 people on a year-round basis.Elsewhere, retailer Kohl's Corp. has said it expects to hire more than 69,000 workers, up from 67,000 in the 2014 holiday season. Toys R Us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-21/macys-plans-add-85k-season
Wal-Mart says it will hire 60,000 holiday season workers

...away and companies are getting ready for the increase in business that comes with the busy shopping period. Retailers Kohl's Corp. and Toys R Us and shipping companies FedEx Corp. and United Parcel Service Inc. all announced their plans in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-17/wal-mart-says-it-will-hire
Upscale grocer, clothing retailer being sought as anchor tenants of new Mullins Crossing phase

...Mullins Crossing opened in 2005 with anchors Target and Kohl's, and the fully occupied center now includes dozens of...didn't want to put anything that would hurt Target (or) Kohl's. In phase two, we're doing the same thing," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-17/upscale-gro
J.C. Penney sees improved second quarter

...toward restaurants, autos and smartphones. Penney's results follow disappointing financial results from Macy's and Kohl's, while Nordstrom was a bright spot.J.C. Penney lost $138 million, or 45 cents per share, for the quarter that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-14/jc-penney-sees-improved-se
US retail sales rose in July, aided by autos and restaurants

...when they're at stores, shoppers are increasingly fixated on finding bargains.Department store chains Macy's and Kohl's both reported shortfalls in profits and sales for the May-July quarter. That doesn't bode well for the rest of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-13/us-retail-sales-rose-july-
Amazon boosts holiday hiring, signaling shift in retail jobs

...000 holiday employees, Target about 70,000 and Macy's 85,000, which are all about flat compared with last year. Kohl's, J.C. Penney and Toys R Us are hiring fewer, while GameStop is hiring about 12 percent more workers.Amazon.com...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-20/amazon-boosts-holiday-hiri
HOLIDAY HIRING: Retailers adding to staffs ahead of customer crush

...their hiring plans. Wal-Mart wants 60,000 holiday workers; Target about 70,000. Macy's will hire 85,000 and Kohl's 69,000 people. Traditionally, October is the month to hire and train those seasonal workers. With the de-emphasis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-10-16/holiday-hir
Retailers and shippers gear up for holiday hiring

...Here's who's announced hiring plans so far:RETAILERS- Kohl's Corp.: The retailer expects to hire more than 69,000...will field calls at its credit card operations centers. Kohl's Corp., based in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, said most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-16/retailers-and-shippers-gea
Macy's sets its sights on China amid tough US climate

...the first major retailer to report quarterly numbers, raise further concerns about consumer spending. J.C. Penney, Kohl's and Nordstrom will report their second-quarter results later this week.Macy's was hurt by some of the same factors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-12/macys-sets-its-sights-chin
Wal-Mart profit falls on currency shifts, pay raises

...health of consumer spending. The latest government retail sales figures showed spending was flat in April, and Macy's, Kohl's and J.C. Penney announced disappointing results despite low gas prices and improvements in the job market.The retail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/wal-mart-profit-falls-curr