By  on February 5, 2010

WASHINGTON — Apparel retailers added 23,600 jobs in January, running counter to a decline in payroll levels nationwide as most employers lacked the confidence to hire full-time workers.

Clothing and accessory stores hired 13,300 workers last month to employ a total of 1.37 million. Department stores added 10,300 jobs to reach 1.47 million, the Labor Department said Friday.

To Read the Full Article
SUBSCRIBE NOW

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus