breaking news

Wright State president: ‘Avoiding fiscal watch is by no means a certainty’

Target to hire 100,000 workers for holiday season


Target is hiring more than 100,000 employees for the holiday retail season.

The chain retailer is already gearing up for the busiest shopping season of the year, hiring 100,000 team members for its 1,816 stores in the U.S. and an additional 4,500 seasonal employees for its distribution and fulfillment centers. The positions are available now (click here to view and apply).

» RELATED: Target to discontinue popular clothing brands

“Target has made significant investments in our business throughout 2017, and our commitment to hire 100,000 team members for the holidays will make shopping at Target even easier and more fun during one of the busiest times of the year,” said Janna Potts, chief stores officer.

» SNEAK PEEK: Target to redesign stores in major ways

Employees will receive a 10 percent merchandise discount at Target and Target.com and an additional 20 percent wellness discount on fruits and veggies, Simply Balanced brand foods and C9 athletic gear. There will be a seasonal hiring event from Oct. 13 to Oct. 15 in all Target stores.

FIVE FAST BUSINESS READS

INSIDE LOOK: Check out this sneak peek of the HomeGoods spinoff store

Chip and Joanna Gaines will open “little shops” at Target stores

Target is lowering prices: What you need to know

Store openings and closings: What’s going on in local retail?

5 new restaurants and retailers coming to The Greene



Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Business

Recall alert: strollers, bikes, and phone chargers
Recall alert: strollers, bikes, and phone chargers

Strollers sold at Toys R US and other retailers that could strangle your child are among the new recalls announced by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Jane Muum strollers have a large opening between the armrest and the seat bottom which your child could slip through, potentially trapping your child’s head or neck. No injuries have been...
5 tips for grilling safety for Memorial Day weekend
5 tips for grilling safety for Memorial Day weekend

Food poisoning peaks in the summer months when warmer temperatures cause foodborne germs to flourish, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of grilling season and is a major holiday that drives sales, including meat sales, at local grocery stores. Here are five tips from the CDC...
Golf-themed restaurant opens at regional airport
Golf-themed restaurant opens at regional airport

A new golf-themed restaurant has opened at the John Glenn Columbus International Airport. PGA Tour Grill, owned by global restaurateur HMSHost, has opened in Concourse C. The restaurant celebrates dining and golfing. Its motto? “Eat smarter, play harder.” “The addition of PGA Tour Grill to CMH is very exciting as we reflect on several...
Celebrated Cincinnati chef opening new restaurant in Warren County
Celebrated Cincinnati chef opening new restaurant in Warren County

The second Frenchie Fresh restaurant in the region will open at Deerfield Towne Center this summer. MORE: 20 things to do, see, eat in Cincinnati  Local chef and restaurateur Jean-Robert de Cavel’s new fine, fast-casual dining concept, Frenchie Fresh, puts a French twist on American-inspired classics. Think mac ‘n&rsquo...
Want a steak for Memorial Day grill? It’s going to cost you
Want a steak for Memorial Day grill? It’s going to cost you

A majority of the meats you grill on the Memorial Day grill will be cheaper this year, but those who like a good T-bone steak will pay a little more compared to last year. Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of grilling season and is a major holiday that drives sales, including meat sales, at local grocery stores. Robert Bernhard, owner of...
More Stories