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UPS To Hire 100,000 Workers For The Holidays

UPS To Hire 100,000 Workers For The Holidays

United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS) is looking to employ 100,000 seasonal employees for the upcoming holiday season. At thousands of locations across the country, the company will be looking for package handlers, drivers,... 
Sears Announces More Cuts To Jobs And Stores

Sears Announces More Cuts To Jobs And Stores

Sears is continuing on its cost-cutting spree, announcing additional layoffs at its corporate headquarters in Hoffman Estates, Illinois and more store closures for the coming year. The company has been aggressively slimming down... 
Airbnb Reaches Deal With Boston

Airbnb Reaches Deal With Boston

The city of Boston and short-term rental firm Airbnb have reached a deal on regulating rental properties in the city. The new short-term rental regulations that have been agreed to are designed to let the home-sharing industry... 
GameStop Lays Off More Than 100 Staffers

GameStop Lays Off More Than 100 Staffers

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a video game and gaming merchandise retailer, has announced laying off over a hundred employees at its corporate headquarters in Grapevine, Texas and its subsidiary Game Informer magazine in Minnesota.... 
Lord & Taylor Up For Strategic Alternatives Review by Hudson’s Bay

Lord & Taylor Up For Strategic Alternatives Review by Hudson’s Bay

Statistics are showing that more people are buying online rather than taking the time for shopping trips to the malls or brick and motor establishments like Lord & Taylor which has put Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) its parent... 
Kraft Announces New Mother’s Day Free Childcare Promotion

Kraft Announces New Mother’s Day Free Childcare Promotion

This Mother’s Day, make sure you don’t forget Kraft.  The company behind the immensely successful sliced and individually-wrapped American cheese singles announced, this week, it would like to pay your childcare... 
Altria’s Investment in Cannabis Sinks Profits

Altria’s Investment in Cannabis Sinks Profits

Atria’s surprising investment into Canadian cannabis company, Cronos, did not pan out as they had hoped, eating into the major tobacco company’s first-quarter profits.  According to a statement, made Thursday, first-quarter... 
Occidental Petroleum Makes bid For Anadarko

Occidental Petroleum Makes bid For Anadarko

Occidental Petroleum made a bid for Andarko Petroleum, on Wednesday, for a value of $76 per share. This is higher than another offer, made by Chevron, to scoop up the oil and gas driller. Sent by letter to Andarko’s board, Wednesday,... 
Stocks Nearing All-Time High

Stocks Nearing All-Time High

US markets rallied with both the Standard and Poors 500 and the Nasdaq Composite closing near record highs and Wall Street celebrated stronger-than-expected quarterly profits from some of the biggest publicly traded companies... 
Kohl’s Shares Up With Expansion of Amazon Returns Program

Kohl’s Shares Up With Expansion of Amazon Returns Program

Shares of retailer Kohl’s jumped nearly 9 percent, to $73.47, on Tuesday with word that consumers will soon be able to bring Amazon returns to any of the company’s 1,200—or so—stores.  The pilot program is only...