Stories tagged: retail jobs
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Spokane area retailers expected to hire about 600 temporary workers for holiday season
Washington retailers are expected to add nearly 13,000 workers this fall in preparation for the busy Christmas holiday season, including about 600 in the Spokane area.
UPDATED: Sat., May 6, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
Retail is dying? Tell that to fast-food chains losing top talent
There’s plenty of talk about the retail industry dying, with malls closing and the slump stressing iconic chains like Sears and J. Crew, but healthier big-box giants such as Wal-Mart …
Thu., Jan. 21, 2010
Spokane area jobs dip
Spokane County’s jobless rate climbed in December, hitting 9.3 percent, compared with 8.5 percent the month before, state labor analysts said Wednesday. Retail and construction accounted for most of that …