Walmart Warning It'll Raise Prices As Trump's China Tariffs Kick InCompanies like Walmart will start paying a tax on goods they import from China, raising their costs and potentially cutting profit unless they pass the cost increases to their millions of shoppers.
The Alphabot Aims To Transform How People Shop For GroceriesMeet the newest grocery store associate - the Alphabot.
John Hancock Wants To Turn Life Insurance Into A Wellness GameThe financial services company said Wednesday that it will attach a free version of its wellness program, Vitality, to all life insurance policies.
UPS To Hire 100,000 Employees For The Holiday SeasonUPS announced they plan to hire about 100,000 people to help with this year’s holiday season.
Target Plans To Hire 120,000 Workers For The HolidaysTarget is planning to hire 120,000 workers across the country ahead of the holiday season, including 4,300 in Massachusetts.
Subway's $5 Footlong May Be Going Away For GoodThe sandwich shop's CEO tells USA Today that starting this month each individual franchisee will be allowed to decide if it will offer the deal.
Job Growth Surged In August; Low-Paid Workers 'Finally Seeing Wage Gains'U.S. employers sped up their hiring in August, reversing several months of slowing gains.
Barnes & Noble Is In Big Trouble In More Than One WayIt's hard to move past a sexual harassment scandal when your business is in serious trouble.
Bernie Sanders' 'Stop BEZOS' Bill Targets Worker Pay At Amazon, WalmartSanders' bill would levy a tax on large companies equal to the value of the public benefits that their workers receive.
General Mills Giving Employees Up To 20 Weeks Maternity LeaveIn addition to maternity leave, General Mills is also increasing parental leave, caregiver leave and bereavement leave.
Boston Jobs: What's Hot & Who's Hiring?Interested in scoring a new position in an industry with lots of opportunities or stellar employee satisfaction ratings? Here's how the current employment market looks across industries in Boston.
Sears Is Closing More Stores, Including 2 In MassachusettsThe struggling retailer announced plans to close another 46 Sears and Kmart stores.