Gift Photo by Cohdra via morguefile.comThe retailer Macy’s announced Monday that it plans to hire 78,000 temporary workers for the holiday season — an increase of 4% over last year.

Although these seasonal workers would be temporary, Macy’s said that in “some cases” they could lead to year-round jobs.


This follows a recent announcement from Toys ‘R’ Us that the toy retailer plans to hire 40,000 workers for the holiday season.

(READ the story in the CNN Money)

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