Macy’s Plans to Hire 80000 Staff for Holiday Season Rush
Holiday season and retail are synonymous, and with the upcoming festive season, the spotlight is back on the sector. Notably, the retailers have started unveiling their plans for the busiest part of the year. Macy’s, Inc. M will hire nearly 80,000 seasonal workers to handle the rush, per media report. Notably, during prior-year holiday season the company hired 83,000 workers.
The overall decline in seasonal hiring is due the shutting down of stores. However with increase in online shopping, the company will hire 18,000 holiday workers to support online orders, up nearly 20% from the last year holiday season. Improved staffing will aid the company cater to customers in a better way during the hectic holidays.