Employer-sponsored healthcare costs top $21K a year
Annual family premiums for employer-sponsored health insurance surpassed $21,000 this year, according to new Kaiser Family Foundation analysis, a figure that primarily reflects pre-pandemic levels.
Annual premiums rose 4% to average...
Disneyland Reopening Wins Union Support
Marking a potentially significant step toward the reopening of the Disneyland Resort in California, a coalition of unions representing thousands of workers has informed Gov. Gavin Newsom that it is...
The seasonal job is getting a makeover and, in many cases, a pay raise
Retailers have begun hiring thousands of seasonal workers to help with the holiday crush, but find they’re having a tougher time filling jobs as the coronavirus pandemic continues to reshape...
Study: 62% of shoppers that struggle to complete purchases abandon their carts
According to a goMoxie survey emailed to Retail Dive, 40% of consumers struggle to do simple tasks on retail websites. More than half of consumers (62%) that struggle to...
Southern California grocery chains reach tentative labor agreement with warehouse workers and truckers
A potential strike between some of Southern California’s largest grocery chains and more than 4,000 warehouse workers and truck drivers who service their stores was narrowly averted Saturday when the...
Customers Still Like to Shop in Person, Even if They Get Only to the Curb
When the pandemic forced Dick’s Sporting Goods to close its hundreds of stores in March, the retailer hustled to set up curbside pickup within two days. Its initial attempt, though,...
Good for Business: Grocery Stores During the Pandemic
The 2020 pandemic has shut many businesses and institutions down, but the grocery store industry has not been one of those. Essential workers everywhere have witnessed a drastic increase in...
Grocery warehouse workers, truck drivers give notice of potential strike
More than 4,000 warehouse workers and truck drivers who deliver food and supplies to Southern California grocery stores are gearing up for a potential strike amid failed labor negotiations in...
5 e-commerce trends supercharged by the pandemic
The pandemic has changed the in-store shopping experience, requiring customers to follow protocols like mask-wearing and traversing one-way aisles as they quickly go about their business. But what was a highly...
Aldi prepares to open extra-large store in Philadelphia
Aldi is preparing to open a new store in Philadelphia that will occupy 25,000 square feet, a footprint that is about 50% larger than the average amount of space...
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