Retail jobs from coronavirus demand
While many retailers have been forced to make cuts to their workforce due to temporary or permanent closure caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, other retail companies are hiring thousands of workers to meet increased consumer demand. Find opportunities.
NRF is closely monitoring the situation around COVID-19, coordinating with government agencies, health experts and retailers as the situation continues to evolve.
Coronavirus Resources for Retailers: Daily updates from NRF and government agencies with the latest COVID-19 developments
- Job opportunities for workers displaced by COVID-19: Opportunities for displaced employees to find work
- NRF Member Survey Results:
- Workplace policies surrounding COVID-19 (members only) – March 19
- The supply chain impact of COVID-19 (members only) – March 19
While many businesses are closed to maintain social distancing and protect public health during COVID-19, retailers are stepping up to assist the communities they serve, ensuring people are healthy, safe and receiving the products and services they need.
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Over nine in 10 consumers are likely to choose a retailer based on convenience.
And these shoppers are looking to retailers to help them save even more time and effort in their busy lifestyles. Explore the latest edition of NRF's Consumer View to learn how convenience shapes today’s shopping and the future role of convenience for the retail industry.