Newsday: Wal-Mart, Macy’s and Kohl’s among national chains stepping up holiday hiring on Long Island
Several major retailers, including Wal-Mart, Macy’s and Kohl’s, and shipping companies FedEx and UPS are hiring more seasonal workers on Long Island this holiday season than last year.
At smaller local businesses, however, some signs suggest they are cutting back on seasonal hiring.
Wal-Mart, the nation’s largest private employer, plans to hire 60,000 seasonal associates nationwide, a nearly 10 percent increase over last year. It expects to hire more than 800 this year in the New York metro area. Click here to read more…