Retail sales in September increased by the most in three months.
Macy’s is aiming to enhance the shopping experience through an artificial intelligence-powered shopping tool.
April retail sales, the highest since last year, indicate that consumer spending will help the economy bounce back from a slow start to the year.
There has been growing attention to securing equal pay for men and women, but all eyes are now on the “pink tax.”
More retailers plan to hire seasonal workers this winter, with many looking to fill roles that support online sales.
After a two-week delay due to the government shutdown, the September 2013 labor report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics was deemed disappointing by economists.
Though the oncoming effects of the Affordable Care Act have put some hiring in question throughout the industry, the industry stands to improve hiring figures in multiple states.