News and analysis on retail workforce trends and management.
The Kroger Co. is holding firm to its nationwide mask mandate even as some states loosen their restrictions.
New Zealand’s largest home improvement chain is streamlining enterprise communications to enhance store execution.
With COVID-19 immunizations underway, businesses in every industry are grappling with drafting and implementing vaccination policies.
Costco Wholesale will soon have one of the highest starting wages for U.S. workers in retail.
McDonald's Corp. will tie 15% of executive bonuses to meeting diversity and inclusion targets and has pledged to put more women and minorities into senior management roles.
As the COVID-19 vaccine becomes more readily available, a majority of retailers will not mandate employees be inoculated.
Instacart is rewarding shoppers and shift leaders who worked through the busiest year in its history with bonus payments.
Chipotle Mexican Grill is introducing an on-demand educational platform to its remote employees.
The list of companies offering their employees incentives to receive the COVID-19 vaccine grows longer every day.
VF Corp. is implementing new programs and actions to advance racial equity in the company — and beyond.
The Kroger Co. has joined the growing list of grocery retailers offering incentives for employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Instacart is introducing two new models for its Instacart Pickup curbside service, and will eliminate close to 2,000 in-store shopper positions as a result.
The National Retail Federation is calling on Congress to reject recently introduced legislation that it said would infringe on both employee and employer rights.
The volatility and disruptions of 2020 impacted high-performing retailers more than their peers.