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Increased holiday hiring expected

Recent announcements by Toys ‘R’ Us, Kohls and other retailers indicate holiday hiring will be significantly improved this year, says global consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

Last year, temporary holiday hiring was up 54 percent as retail payrolls nationwide saw a net increase of 501,400 workers in October, November and December.

Retailers are expected to add even more holiday jobs this year.

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Holiday optimism brought to you by FedEx, Delta

Wondering how the economy will fare in the coming holiday shopping season? According to a
Crafts+Cookie+Container(3).jpgBloomberg report, major transportation and retail executives are upbeat about the holidays.

 FedEx and Delta say increased shipments to U.S. retailers indicate “a brighter holiday sales season for retailers.”

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