JCPenney To Hire 40,000 Workers For HolidaysJCPenney said that it plans to hire more than 40,000 people during the holiday season, the same number as last year. The retailer said that it is looking for cashiers, workers to restock stores and beauty consultants.
Toys R Us Revs Up Holiday Hiring Despite BankruptcyToys R Us may have filed for bankruptcy this week, but the toy chain is revving up its holiday hiring. They will be accepting job applications for part-time positions at stores and distribution centers.
Walmart Offering Extra Holiday Hours To Current WorkersWalmart won't be doing large-scale holiday hiring at its stores this year. Instead, like last year, it will offer extra hours to its current workers. So far, retailers have detailed mixed hiring plans for the holidays.
Macy's Trims Holiday Hiring By Nearly 4 PercentMacy's is increasing the number of temporary workers that it's hiring for distribution and warehouse positions this holiday season as it chases the fast growing online sales. But overall holiday hiring will fall by nearly four percent.
Target Bumps Holiday Hiring Up By 40 PercentTarget said that it plans to hire about 100,000 workers for the coming holiday season, up from the 70,000 workers that the company hired a year ago. The seasonal workers will mostly be stocking shelves and fulfilling online orders.
UPS Adds New Fee For Holiday Season DeliveriesUPS is adding a new charge for shipments to residential customers during peak delivery periods in November and December. The new fee adds between 27 cents and 97 cents to the shipping prices.
Police Officers Play Santa After Grinch Steals Family's GiftsChristmas was saved for an Arlington family by an act of kindness from two police officers after someone stole all their Christmas presents.
In Humorous Video, Dad Shares Downsides Of Kid's Holiday VisitClothes all over the house, milk left out of the fridge, loud gatherings with friends. These are some of one dad's complaints about his college daughter being home for Christmas.
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Tasha’s KRLD To Do List December 15-18, 2016This weekend you can celebrate the holidays and a very special birthday at the Dallas Zoo! Check out Tasha's KRLD To Do List!
How To Stay Healthy This Holiday SeasonThe holiday season is a time of family, fun and friends, but distractions and an abundance of holiday decorations, toys and alcohol can result in potentially hazardous situations.
Special Needs Families Ask For Patience During The HolidaysA simple plea on behalf of those families who already have enough to deal with: try gifting them with some compassion, patience, and perhaps a sincere smile.